New Mars Forums

Official discussion forum of The Mars Society and MarsNews.com

You are not logged in.

Announcement

Announcement: This forum is accepting new registrations by emailing newmarsmember * gmail.com become a registered member. Read the Recruiting expertise for NewMars Forum topic in Meta New Mars for other information for this process.

New Mars

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Meta New Mars

Have your say about this website and forums. All opinions welcome!

(Moderated by James Burk, Josh Cryer, kbd512, RobertDyck, tahanson43206)

322 10,541 Today 15:21:58 by NewMarsMember

Mars Society

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Mars Society International

General discussion of Mars Society activities and events

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

96 1,058 2024-07-03 07:26:27 by tahanson43206
2

Mars Analogue Research Stations

Current and future activities of the F-MARS and MDRS, as well as other planned research stations

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

54 713 2024-06-05 05:34:14 by Mars_B4_Moon
3

Mars Rovers / University Rover Challenge

Discussion on the various Mars Rover projects being pursued by the Mars Society

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

18 210 2022-09-23 11:02:33 by Mars_B4_Moon
4

Mars Gravity Biosatellite

An artificial gravity project to simulate the effects of Martian gravity on animals, initially the Translife project

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

10 113 2023-12-14 07:45:59 by tahanson43206
5

Youth Group / Educational Outreach

Discussion of what the future colonists of Mars can do to help the Mars Society now and educational outreach through projects like GenMars

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

50 194 2024-05-06 18:00:39 by tahanson43206

Acheron Labs

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Human missions

Cost, logistics, funding, technology and timeframe for manned missions to Mars

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

1,406 47,820 2024-07-11 09:57:11 by GW Johnson
2

Interplanetary transportation

Present and future methods of spaceship propulsion, e.g. fission, fusion, solar sail

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

776 22,757 Yesterday 09:15:03 by tahanson43206
3

Planetary transportation

Transportation within Mars; rovers, Mars suits, dirigibles, gliders and more

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

177 5,262 2024-06-30 10:08:10 by SpaceNut
4

Unmanned probes

Mars Global Surveyor, ESA Mars Express and future probes

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

407 10,946 2024-07-06 09:46:30 by SpaceNut
5

Life support systems

The problems of producing food, air and water on Mars

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

397 9,596 2024-07-11 11:08:58 by Void
6

Life on Mars

Discussion of evidence for past and present life on Mars as well as methods of detection. No "image artifact" discussion.

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

200 2,083 2024-05-16 15:33:54 by Mars_B4_Moon
7

Water on Mars

Was water present on the surface on Mars in the past, and in what quantities? Where is the water on Mars now?

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

126 1,464 2024-06-23 21:56:56 by Void
8

Terraformation

How, when and why (or why not) we should terraform Mars

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

480 12,295 Yesterday 13:12:43 by Void
9

Pictures of Mars

Paintings, images, photos, videos, animations, movies of all things Mars. No "image artifact" discussion.

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

79 2,383 2024-05-16 06:38:28 by Mars_B4_Moon

Infrastructure Development

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Single Stage To Orbit

This forum is dedicated to development of the ideas and technologies that need to be combined to create practical Single Stage To Orbit / SSTO launch vehicles.

(Moderated by kbd512)

26 693 2024-07-11 10:28:28 by tahanson43206
2

Fully Reusable Two Stage to Orbit (FR-TSTO)

Forum to Encourage Development of FR-TSTS

(Moderated by tahanson43206)

1 8 2024-05-30 20:26:16 by tahanson43206
3

Large ships

A means to move crews, transit to a settlement from earth orbit to Mars and back.

(Moderated by RobertDyck)

25 2,384 2024-07-09 09:26:50 by RobertDyck
4

Exploration to Settlement Creation

This covers from humble crew exploring, learning to stay to cities as developed in the MY Hacienda topic
46 3,344 2024-07-04 16:23:12 by SpaceNut
5

Business Proposals

Creation that gives opportunities or development

(Moderated by tahanson43206)

8 231 2024-06-15 14:02:52 by SpaceNut
6

Home improvements

Making quality of Life improvements in heating, energy, water and more for your home.

(Moderated by SpaceNut)

19 582 2024-07-07 20:02:08 by tahanson43206

Dorsa Brevia

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Martian Politics and Economy

How should Mars be governed? Should there be a planetary government with constitution? What sort of economic systems should be used?

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

225 9,231 Today 12:20:14 by tahanson43206
2

Civilization and Culture

Discussion on the social, cultural and anthropological aspects of human missions and colonies on Mars

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

203 3,974 2024-07-01 19:50:40 by tahanson43206

The First Hundred

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Martian Chronicles

A forum for creative ideas (such as short stories and poetry).

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

68 417 2023-09-18 11:17:26 by Mars_B4_Moon
2

Liberum Olympia

Wiki collaboration forum. This is where wiki users can talk about adding new content and changing things around.

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

16 129 2021-01-02 22:02:03 by tahanson43206

Underhill

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

Not So Free Chat

Off-topic discussion of mostly anything and everything, except politics

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

1,487 41,839 2024-07-10 20:36:51 by tahanson43206
2

Science, Technology, and Astronomy

It doesn't have to be about Mars!

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

1,436 24,519 Today 06:08:54 by tahanson43206
3

Space Policy

Light political discussion relevant to Mars exploration and space; outreach to politicians in the US and worldwide. Refrain from general politics.

(Moderated by kbd512, RobertDyck, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

113 3,044 2024-06-15 07:03:57 by Mars_B4_Moon
4

Other space advocacy organizations

The Planetary Society, National Space Society, SEDS and others

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

64 717 2024-07-11 20:37:53 by tahanson43206

Archive

Forum Topics Posts Last post
1

First Words

Planning the New Mars event for World Space Week (October 4-10th)

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

18 127 2005-07-22 17:53:37 by srmeaney
2

Intelligent Alien Life

*All* posts pertaining to this topic should be made in this forum

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

111 1,717 2018-06-19 18:53:23 by Cozmos
3

New Mars Articles

Comment on New Mars articles

(Moderated by kbd512, SpaceNut, tahanson43206)

51 440 2024-04-19 12:49:43 by Mars_B4_Moon

Board information

Board statistics
Total number of registered users: 19,630
Total number of topics: 8,519
Total number of posts: 220,841
User information
Newest registered user: GStanley2023
Registered users online: 1
Guests online: 19
Online:
Terraformer

Board footer