NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) / Ted Stryk
Mars from Hubble
This photo of Mars was captured by the Hubble Space Telescope on May 9, 2003.
The U.S. House of Representatives' Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology will be meeting in room 2318 of the Rayburn House Office Building from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
The witnesses will be:
Jim Green, Planetary Science Division Director, Science Mission Directorate, National Aeronautics and Space Administration;
Steve Squyres, Chair, Committee on the Planetary Science Decadal Survey, National Academies of Science;
Additional witnesses may be arranged.
This is a chance to show U.S. congressmen and their staffs that there is tremendous popular support for sending explorers -- whether robotic or human -- to other worlds. By showing up for the hearing, you can drive that message home.