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Mars Society

The Mars Society is a volunteer-driven space-advocacy non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the human exploration and settlement of the planet Mars. Inspired by "The Case for Mars" conferences which were hosted by The Mars Underground at the University of Colorado Boulder, the Mars Society was established by Dr. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Mars Society has 6 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2006, Public Opportunities for Space Flight. The year with the most videos was 2009 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 140 views per program. Most appearances with Chris Carberry (2), David Schuman (2). Most common tag: Space.

Recent Programs

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    Exploration of Mars

    Louis Friedman, Co-founder and Executive Director of the Planetary Society, addressed the plenary session of the Twelfth Annual…

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    Mars Science Panel, Part 2

    Dr. Christopher McKay talked about his research in getting humans to Mars. He said that the first step was to be able to return samples…

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    Mars Science Panel, Part 1

    The presenters talked about the status of unmanned, robotic missions to Mars. Dr. Brent Bos talked about the Phoenix mission. Topics…

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    Exploration of Mars

    John Mather talked about the future direction of Mars exploration missions. Topics included manned and unmanned missions,…

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