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Entries by Jan Millsapps, Ph.D. from 03/2014

What's New on Mars: Triangle Monkey Butt

| Posted 03.05.2014 | Science

The newest name-it-and-claim-it-in-space game, a Uwingu/Mars One partnership, invites the public to participate in naming the 500,000 unnamed craters on Mars. Five dollars gets you a small crater; the big bucks buy you more.

Celebrating Women's History Month -- On Mars

| Posted 03.17.2014 | Science

We're halfway through Women's History Month and since no one has mentioned any Martian females of historical significance, I'd like to recognize a few who exemplify "character, courage and commitment," this year's theme as chosen by the national women's history project.

We're Not Ready for Mars Closeups

| Posted 03.24.2014 | Science

Mars One chief Bas Lansdorp's plan to send the first four humans on a one-way trip to establish a permanent human colony on Mars in 2025 is going full-steam ahead -- as is public and sometimes vitriolic criticism of his mission.