Designing for Mars Projects

36 Student Teams Roll on to URC 2018 Finals From a record field of 95 student teams, the University Rover Challenge (URC) has announced the 36 team finalists from 10 countries which have been selected to compete May 31 – June 2 at the Mars Society’s Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) in southern Utah.  [To […]

Africa we need you help on Mars

Students from the USA and Cabo Verde are working together to experiment with Super Seeds for Mars 2030.   Dr. Angelo Barbosa (Cabo Verde) and Bob Barboza, MS. (USA) are conducting research and sharing results.  This is a STEM project designed to get high school students excited about science.   We welcome you to join […]

How long does it take to become an astronaut?

By Robert Z. Pearlman, Editor | NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps, seen here in November 2017 at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, has been removed from her scheduled expedition to the International Space Station in June 2018.  (Andrey Shelepin/GCTC via NASA) A NASA astronaut who was slated to become the […]

Student Mars Engineering Contest

Join the Mars Society Red Eagle Student Engineering Contest January 30th Letter of Intent Deadline The Barboza Space has a fellowship program for students that might want to participate in this Mars Engineering lander design contest.   Contact: Bob Barboza at. The Mars Society announced last September the Red Eagle Student Engineering Contest to […]