Browsing Category

Science

Sol 11 | A Thousand Photographs Of Mars

Communication to Earth from Mars, Crew 173 Mars Desert Research Station, Sol (Martian day) 11: Another busy day here at the Mars Desert Research Station for Crew 173. While Idriss continued to work on his 3D printed bricks, Richard beavered…

Mother X | Shot of Science Fiction

Aishvarrya had never field serviced a nun before. Mother Ximena Macrina Massa Tigre was one of the last of the New Desert Mothers, perched high in her mountain niche on the face of Mount Roots, two thousand kilometers east of Cape Horn. The…

Sol 10 | A Short Screen Play Set On Mars

Communication to Earth, Sol 10, from Crew 173 Mars Desert Research Station, Utah. Journal Report We had aliens here today- from France, on Earth. Laurent and Jacques, two journalists from the French television station FR2. We got super…

So, What Do I Recycle?

Recycling – we all do it now don’t we? From our schools all the way up to government level, for years we’ve been hearing about the benefits of recycling. Most of us have access to green bins in our homes now, shopping centres and public…

Sol 7 | The Inspirational Power Of Mars

Communication with Earth, Sol 7, from Crew 173 on the Mars Desert Research Station, Utah. The Power of Mars It's 1977 and I’m 8 years old. We have just moved to a small town in Ireland called Carlow. It's summertime so we have no school,…

Sol 6 | What Do We Do With Money On Mars?

Is it really Saturday already? It's hard to imagine that only a week ago we arrived at the Mars Desert Research Station, and that we are halfway through our time here. It's all going too fast and yet in other ways, it feels like we have…