Mars Program Update

Presenters: The Leading Experts on Mars

January 13, 2011 | 10:30am - 12:30pm
Museum in Washington, DC

Come hear from the leading experts on Mars. The National Air and Space Museum presents a panel of Mars scientists from the Museum, NASA, the European Space Agency, Brown University, and Cornell University.  This group will discuss Mars science — its past, present and future. Learn the meaning of water on Mars. See the progress of the two Mars Rovers. Understand the future goals of the Mars Science programs, including the soon-to-be-launched Mars Science Laboratory. View beautiful pictures and stunning animations on our big screen. Ask the experts your questions.

Dr. John A. Grant, Chair, Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, National Air and Space Museum
Doug McCuistion, Mars Exploration Program Director, NASA
Dr. Marcello Coradini, European Space Agnecy
Dr. Mary Voytek, NASA Astrobiology Program Manager
Dr. Jennifer Eigenbrode, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Dr. Jack Mustard, Brown University
Dr. Steve Squyres, Cornell University 

This program will be broadcast live on NASA-TV’s Public and Education channels. Check your channel listings or go to This program will also be posted on Livestream at and on YouTube after the live broadcast at