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Wrapping up

It’s hard to believe, but this experience is almost over. This was really driven home today, as some of the crewmembers started packing their personal

August 10, 2013 Uncategorized

Thermal imaging

One of my research goals at HI-SEAS is to take spherical panoramas of various parts of the hab in thermal infrared (or what one of

July 09, 2013 Uncategorized

Lava tubes!

We discovered a lot of lava tube skylights of all shapes and sizes near our habitat, and were actually able to enter one of them

June 19, 2013 Uncategorized

Geological Exploration

One of the many hats I wear on this mission is that of the Crew Geologist. My other roles include Health & Safety Officer, Information

May 06, 2013 Uncategorized

First week on “Mars”

It’s impossible to fully appreciate something at the moment it’s happening. That’s particularly true for an experience like this. Since we arrived at the HI-SEAS hab,

April 22, 2013 Uncategorized

Thermal Evaluation of an Analog Mars Habitat

Thermal Evaluation and Optimization of an Analog Mars Habitat Using Numerical Modeling and Instrument Measurements Hello, I am Dr. Oleg Abramov and my research will

March 11, 2013 Dr. Oleg Abramov