Mar
14

Grand challenges, a distinguished lecture and a thumbs-up from the kids

Grand challenges, a distinguished lecture and a thumbs-up from the kids

March 14, 2014. Have you reached a milestone, received an award or conquered the world (at least your little corner of it) lately? Let us know at torch@si.edu. We want to toot your horn for you! Be sure to include your contact information and a picture as an attachment. Continue reading Grand challenges, a distinguished lecture and a thumbs-up from the kids

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Aug
05

From Earth to the Solar System: Svalbard

Life at the top of the world: Svalbard is a remote archipelago in Northern Norway, deep within the Arctic circle. Scientists with the Arctic Mars Analog Svalbard Expedition (AMASE) traveled there to test the protocols, procedures, and equipment needed to detect traces of organic chemistry and perhaps life on Mars. Instruments that will fly onboard… Continue reading From Earth to the Solar System: Svalbard