Archive for the 'My life' Category

Mars Surface Report #1

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

The following is part one of a series of five emails I sent to a local middle school during my visit to the Mars Desert Research Station as the crew geologist. Hello from Mars! I’m writing to you to tell you all about what it’s like to live and walk on the surface of another […]

CBC Radio interview

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

Today I was invited to talk on the CBC Radio One program On the Coast regarding my involvement with the upcoming Mars Society expedition to their research station in Utah! I’m one of eight Canadians going, the only one from BC, and the Crew Geologist for our two week stay. I’m getting some last minute […]

Planning for a planet

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

The Mars Society of Canada is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the advocacy of the surface exploration of other planets by humans, namely {en:Mars}. Through international partnerships with other Mars Societies, the Canadian chapter is leading an important two-week expedition to the {en:Mars Desert Research Station} outside of {en:Hanksville, Utah}. They are currently selecting […]