We need a soil sample from Africa

High School students working at the Barboza Space Center are working on growing better plants for Mars.  www.BarbozaSpaceCenter.com We need a test-tube size sample of soil from your country for experiments we will be conducting in July, 2018 in Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.  We want to collaborate with other high school students from […]

Calling Scientists of All Colors

Black, Hispanic, and Native American scientists and engineers are needed to solve important problems ROBERTA KWOK AUG 24, 2017 — 8:00 AM EST DaNa Carlis flew in a jet about 13,700 meters (45,000 feet) above the Pacific Ocean, near Hawaii, to gather weather data. Here, he is about to release an instrument called a dropsonde […]

Studying About Occupy Mars from Earth

El Morro National Monument Barboza Space Center News:   We have just returned from our summer New Mexico geology field trip. We are always looking to compare and contract Earth and Mars. We invite you to visit our most recent photo essay below.   In addition, we are paving the way for our 2018 Barboza […]

International Art Contest

Mars Society to Hold Int’l Student Mars Art Contest Two Weeks Remaining until Submission Deadline (May 31) The Mars Society is sponsoring a Student Mars Art (SMArt) Contest, inviting youth from around the world to depict the human future on the planet Mars. Young artists from grades 4 through 12 are invited to submit up […]

Africa: Talking to US Students About Snake Bites

Reason snakes bites are currently on the rise in these US states Teacher Training Notice:  The Occupy Mars Learning Adventures Team will receive emergency training for dealing with snake bites.  “We have to be ready for all situations when working on our space geology teams.” Said team leader, Bob Barboza.   We are going to […]