Monthly Archives: May 2015

Real Science on Fake Mars

Ok, this is super cute and made my day today. We’ve been doing these “Real Science on Fake Mars” science projects with elementary school kids in Clark County School District in Nevada. My first post about it was way back … Continue reading

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Success!

Yesterday, for the first time in my entire life, I did a pull-up! Yessssss! Thanks Tony! This was one of my personal goals coming in here, so I’m glad to have accomplished it before the end of the mission. Other … Continue reading

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It’s the Final Countdown!

Three weeks left, and I need to start sending you more updates, because a lot is going on. When Joce put up her “final countdown” post on her blog, I knew it was ok to start sharing the exciting news. … Continue reading

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My Pleasantly Messy Office

I’m not often the last person up at night, but I was last week when I was working on the geology task one night. I took a look at my (notoriously messy) desk, and rather liked the spread of projects … Continue reading

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Martian Reading List So Far

I came in with a large number of books that I wanted to read while I was in here – stuff that I just hadn’t had time to get to in the outside world that I thought I’d have plenty … Continue reading

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Less Than 6 Weeks To Go, and an Article in German

Hello all! It’s been a while. We had a news article come out in German, so in case you can read German here it is: ‎http://www.dw.de/eine-reise-zum-mars-auf-hawaii/a-18393741 We’ve been busy here finishing up all the research that we want to get … Continue reading

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