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Suggested Reading

Comic-Con International 2002 Popular Arts Convention
ConDor IX SciFi Convention
ESA - Mars Express
Exobiology at UCSD
Malin Space Science Systems
Mars Daily
NASA/JPL Mars Exploration
Open Space Exploration Initiative
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
San Diego Astronomy Association
Space Daily
Spaceflight Now
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"The Earth is the Cradle of Mankind, but one does not live in the cradle forever."
-- Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, 1895


December 25, 2001MDRS SHAKEDOWN CANCELED -- Shannon was to be near Hanksville, Utah for more than two weeks making sure everything works in the Hab and Greenhouse, and on science recon of the surrounding area. The MDRS Shakedown mission is continuing with a reduced crew -- no official explanation has been given for her cancellation.

December 21, 2001TMS-SD MARS MOVIE NIGHT -- Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin in "ROBINSON CRUSOE ON MARS".

December 6, 2001The minutes of our December 2001 meeting.

December 5, 2001TMS-SD performed a public outreach at the SDAA's "STARS IN THE PARK" telescope event.

November 15, 2001TMS-SD MARS MOVIE NIGHT -- Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sharon Stone in "TOTAL RECALL".

November 5, 2001TMS-SD launched its own web store at Mars San Diego. T-shirts, hats, mugs, mousepads -- all emblazoned with our unique image.

November 1, 2001The minutes of our tour of Malin Space Science Systems.

October 12, 2001The minutes of our first 'Mission Support' meeting.

October 24, 2001We had a Mars display table at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park to coincide with their Mars Odyssey's Mars Orbital Insertion lecture.

October 2, 2001The minutes of our October meeting.

September 23, 2001Gerry came up with a new flyer for the chapter, based on the one he did for Comic-Con.

August 25, 2001Groff's report of this year's Mars Society Conference.

August 2, 2001Minutes of our meeting.

July 20, 2001The San Diego Chapter hosted a panel at the International Comic-Con Convention. More details are here, and I would be glad to add any impressions other people might have of the event.

July 9, 2001The San Diego Chapter pages officially moved to the Mars Society's site:
I added a long list of Mars related links to the Suggested Reading page.

June 7, 2001June meeting minutes as taken by Andrew

June 7, 2001June meeting minutes as taken by Andrew

May 7, 2001May meeting minutes as taken by Groff

April 12, 2001Our second meeting was held on Yuri's Night and was even more successful than our first. Great plans were conceived.

February 28, 2001We had our first meeting at an IHOP in San Marcos. The meeting minutes as taken by Groff and others are here.

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