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Spiral caps on Mars' North Pole. Each winter in Mars, a new outer layer forms about one meter thick composed of carbon dioxide frozen out of the thin atmosphere.

Mars Gallery

 The SETI Institute has been part of every NASA Mars mission
SRI International in Menlo Park CA

The Drake Award

This year’s award recipient was Victoria S. Meadows, Professor of Astronomy and Director of the Astrobiology Graduate Program at the University of Washington. Dr.
Ascent in Juriques Bolivia

Planetary Lake Lander

The Planetary Lake Lander is a project that will develop an adaptive probe as well as exploration strategies to explore the lakes of Titan, while monitoring the impact of deglaciation on terrestrial lake habitat and biodiversity in the Chilean Andes.