Winter on Mars on Korolev crater
ESA   supplies pictures of  Koralve crater on Mars with clear evidence of an ice bacin located  in the crater.  The pictures are taken by the  High Resolution Stereo Camera, HRSC,  collected in different years. Korolev crater glacier has a thickness of about 2 km. Who knows if one day human... Read more
Course on Python programming for Mars Robotics
We teach the second course on Python programminig for Mars robotics to the schools of robotics ( in Italy. Read more
Caltech study confirms oxygen in water on Mars
Caltech study  confirms oxygen in water on Mars. On Nature Geoscience  a new study highlights  the  solubility of O2 in brines under Martian near-surface conditions. Higher concetrations of O2  are foreseen in polar regions. The study suggest that there can be near-surface environments on Mars with sufficient O2 available for  aerobic microbes to breathe.... Read more
Partecipation at IAC 2018
A huge stuff for human exploration of Mars at Iac 2018 in Bremen. We have been part of that presenting our research work and our technlogy. Read more
Mars at your fingertips at European Rover Challenge
We are a month away from the European Rover Challenge – an international robotics competition. The fourth edition of this event will take place on 14-16 September 2018 at the Museum of Nature and Technology in Starachowice, Poland. ERC is the biggest robotics and space open-air event in the... Read more
IAC  2018  BREMEN  1- 5 OCT
The 69th International Astronautic Congress in Bremen  1-5  OCT  : IAC     Mars Planet  will be present at IAC with its delegation involved in a series of meetings and events. Read more
European Mars Conference  EMC18 will take place this year in Switzerland. Furter information on Read more
Italian Radar Marsis discovers liquid water on Mars
Italian Radar MARSIS discovers liquid water on Mars #MARSisNEWS,   Read more
Announcing Mars To Earth Conference 11-12 May 2018 Milan, Italy:
Mars Planet Research and Innovation announcing the Conference Mars to Earth:   11-12 May 2018, Milan Italy Information, Registration, Sponsorship program  on  Mars To Earth 2018 will focus on the applications of the Mars / Space research programs which are already available to trigger added valued economic impact on terrestrial commercial... Read more
European Rover Challenge  (ERC) 2018
The fourth edition of the ERC will be held in Poland, on September 14th – 16th, 2018, at the Museum of Nature and Technology in Starachowice. It is no coincidence that this place was chosen for the competition. A track formed by experts for the needs of the competition... Read more