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OPINION: Mars should be quarantined

August 9, 2012 in The Daily Republic

President Dwight Eisenhower shared “An Introduction to Outer Space,” a remarkable statement from his Science Advisory Committee, and a section titled “A Message From Mars” notes that much of what we wish to learn in space can be gathered by instruments and transmitted back to Earth at a small fraction of the cost required to send scientists to other planets.
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Mission to Mars is costly but potentially worth it

August 7, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Another American spaceship has landed on Mars, promising great advances in science and new, dramatic views of the Red Planet. Continue Reading