Mission Statement

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Mars Boarding Pass Next departure expected 2026

Mars Boarding Pass: Send Your Name to Mars on a future NASA mission. View and share your boarding pass. See your frequent flyer points.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Mission to Mars - Will I see the First Human on Mars?

I can't see a space program sending people to Mars in my lifetime. This is not the "Martian", a fiction novel were one man survives on potatoes and successfully rendezvous with a ship in orbit. There still need to be countless unmanned missions to the Red Planet. From my understanding the mission depends on the work of robots to prepare a safe environment for people. The planet is so inhospitable... that surveying and building suitable human shelters should be completed by robots. Terraforming is not an easy task. It isn't impossible, but I'm old and don't expect much in the next 60+ years. Remember there have been 45 Mars Missions and 23 have been failures. Maybe with international cooperation the future will look brighter, but diplomacy is slow and the U.S. has a shortage right now.

IF you think I'm an expert than you probably should read from another source.* 

  • https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mars/missions/index-past.html
  • https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mars/main/index.html
  • https://mars.nasa.gov/#
  • https://mars.nasa.gov/mars-exploration/missions/historical-log/

Saturday, August 22, 2020

California Wild 🔥 from space.

The fires across California are visible from Space. Over 1,000,000 acres have burned so far.