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HI-SEAS Recipe: Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya

Sian and Yajaira heat up the hab with a spicy Cajun Style Spam Jambalaya submitted the HI-SEAS recipe contest by James Harris. Ingredients: 1 can


Recipe Contest: Crater Crunch Bars

Sian and Yajaira bake up a batch of crater crunch bars submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Annie Albert. This recipe provided a delicious


Sonnet: The Hab at Night

A sonnet is a poem with 14 lines that begins with 3 quatrains and ends with a couplet. Can you name a famous sonnet writer?

July 24, 2013 Uncategorized

Recipe Contest: Chicken and Spinach Enchilada Soup

  Sian is flying solo and sizzling up the hab with a chicken and spinach enchilada soup submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Karin


Recipe Contest: Curried Spam Fried Rice Noodles

Sian and Yajaira wok up a feast with a curried spam fried rice noodle dish submitted to the HI-SEAS recipe contest by Jenn Chow. Ingredients:


Space Food

How do you keep food fresh on a three-year round-trip to Mars? Watch Space Food on PBS. See more from NOVA science

July 22, 2013 Inside Mars, Mars

Recipe Contest: Spam ‘n Egg Baowich and Gunner’s Pancakes

Sian and Yajaira get together to make a breakfast brunch for the crew. They are making Spam ‘n egg baowich and Gunner’s martian pancakes. both


Kate’s Latest Discover Magazine Field Notes 7/19

How Not to Drive a Robotic Rover Last week, from the comfort of our isolated habitat on Mauna Loa, I remotely controlled a lunar rover

July 20, 2013 Uncategorized

A Mars Quatrain

Quatrains are a form of rhyming poetry that contains four lines. Rhyming patterns consist of AABB, ABAB, ABBA, and ABCB. For my Mars quatrain I

July 18, 2013 Uncategorized

Curiosity Rover: Trek to Mount Sharp

Want to know how Curiosity Rover gets around? The video below describes how NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity heads on the long journey to the mission’s

July 18, 2013 Mars, Roving Mars