Decades of Mars research by CU faculty and students lays the groundwork for human astronauts

Mar 05, 2021

2021 is a good year to be a Mars researcher like Bruce Jakosky at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at CU Boulder.

Hope Probe returns its first image of Mars capturing Olympus Mons at Sunrise

Feb 14, 2021

The first science image of the Martian planet was taken by the Emirates eXploration Imager (EXI) on February 10, 2021, one day after orbit insertion.

Emirates Mars Mission to Arrive at Mars on Feb. 9th in partnership with LASP at CU Boulder

Feb 04, 2021

After launching 7 months ago, the Emirates Mars Mission, the first interplanetary exploration undertaken by an Arab nation, is scheduled to reach Mars’ orbit on February 9, 2021 at 8:41 a.m. MST. It will spend one Martian Year (about two Earth years) orbiting the red planet gathering crucial science data.