Italian Mars Society
The importance of Space Medicine
The Space Medicine Operations (SMOPS) #analogue mission, organised by Mars Planet, will take several experiments and technologies to the The Mars Society’s Mars Desert Research Station this November. The mission is mainly focused on future astronauts’ #health monitoring, and on #technologies that could support their activities in remote locations... Read more
Virgin Galactic : The Space Tourism starts
First Pictures of the Smops Mission Eperiments! #spaceexploration #spacemedicine #mdrs #simulatemars #italy Read more
D-Orbit ( announces successful launch of another ION Satellite Carrier (ION)
D-Orbit (, an Italian company leader in the space logistics and orbital transportation industry, announced the successful launch of another ION Satellite Carrier (ION), its proprietary orbital transportation vehicle. ION lifted off on June 30th, 2021, at 9:31 pm CEST, atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Space... Read more
Space Readiness Level
With our entity ECSEC we set up a parameter called Space Readiness Level (SRL): it can be assigned to the traditional companies which want to enter Space sector. SRL is supplied with a coding which can be applied specifically also to the exploration of Moon, Mars or other Solar... Read more
Space Architecture webinar
Today 10thJune 21 CET with out entity ECSEC ( we organize an introductive webinar on Space Architetture with @barbara.imhof and @waclavicek Here the link: Free registration. Read more
Samantha Cristoforetti first European women as Commander on ISS next Mission.
Congratulations with the hope that more women will become leaders of the space sector in a next future. Read more
Our VR Mars Cave under development
Working to a production VR simulation of Space habitat in a Mars Cave. Read more
Behold! China unveils 1st Mars photos from Zhurong rover
China has released the first photographs taken by its Zhurong rover, which touched down on Mars late on Friday as part of the country’s Tianwen-1 mission. The color image shows a view looking to the rear of Zhurong from a navigation camera above the rover’s main deck. It was... Read more
China’s 1st Mars rover ‘Zhurong’ lands on the Red Planet
China just successfully landed its first rover on Mars, becoming only the second nation to do so.  TheΒ Tianwen-1 mission, China’s first interplanetary endeavor, reached the surface of the Red Planet Friday (May 14) at approximately 7:11 p.m. EDT (2311 GMT), though Chinese space officials have not yet confirmed the... Read more