Tagged: NASA

Hunting for Martians on Svalbard

The search for life on Mars begins in a remote part of Norway Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. What do Norway and Mars have in common? Surprisingly, quite a lot! Two scientists from the...

Helps NASA to understand the Sun

Norwegian scientists working to predict Solstorm. Not long ago, new unique images of the Sun were published. Using solar research satellite (SDO), launched by NASA 11 February this year, one could for the first...

Preparing for Mars expeditions on Svalbard

August 1-24, 2009 AMASE (Arctic Mars Analog Svalbard Expedition) will be taking place on Svalbard. This expedition involves different researchers from the Carnegie Institution of Washington, NASA/JPL, ESA, Cornell University, the Earth and Planetary...

Stavanger delegation visits sister city Houston

The Mayor of Stavanger, Leif Johan Sevland, made his annual winter visit to Houston January 26-28, 2009. Mayor Sevland was accompanied by 14 representatives from Stavanger-based institutions. The delegation from the city known as...