Bringing Bova to life

The Ben Bova’s Mars film crew met last night, a brainstorming session for how best to dive into and bring to life the Ben Bova universe. In light of a great deal of national press, international interest, films, and motivation from the likes of Elon Musk and SpaceX, Mars is a topic very much alive […]


Getting to Mars

In my research at Arizona State University, I have the privilege of holding office in the School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) where each and every day dozens of undergraduate and graduate students and their professors are working on Mars. Some wear 3D glasses in order to scan countless thousands of images in search […]

Updates from Mars

Making Life Multiplanetary – transcript

The full transcript and slides of Elon Musk’s presentation to the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in September is available here. The full vision is shared at


Making Life Multiplanetary

Elon Musk today presented to the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) his vision for making life multiplanetary, building a massive community on Mars. The presentation can be viewed here and the SpaceX plans are shared at