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Public Lecture - From The Earth to Mars - Friday March 13, 8:15pm

posted Mar 10, 2009, 6:49 PM by 3rd Year Representative   [ updated Mar 10, 2009, 6:51 PM ]
From James Antifaev, an UBC Engineering Alumni:

For those of you working on or interested in space exploration, I encourage you to attend this free public lecture from Dr. Pascal Lee, Director of the Mars Institute's Haughton-Mars Project and researcher at the SETI Institute at NASA Ames Research Park.
From the Earth to Mars - Steps Towards a First Human Mission to the Red Planet
Day: Friday March 13
Time: 8:15 to 9:15pm
Place: H.R. MacMillan Space Centre (i.e. the Planetarium)
Full event information and free ticket reservation is available at: http://moonmars.eventbrite.com/
FYI, the Mars Institute conducts research in the Canadian Arctic involving scientists and engineers from around the world with the support of the Canadian Space Agency, NASA, and others. Some of the things they do include scientific research, operations research related to human missions to Mars and the moon, and testing mobility systems. Check them out at http://www.marsinstitute.net/ and get involved!