Vallis Marineris Wallpaper
Valles Marineris Wallpaper

Episode

92 - Hope Arrives at Mars (feat. Sarah Al Amiri)

Play Episode (32:18)

The United Arab Emirates Space Agency became the first Arab nation to send an interplanetary probe to Mars this week. Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, UAE Space Agency Chair and Hope Science Lead Sarah Al Amiri joins Jake to talk about the spacecraft's arrival, what's next, and what it means for the UAE and the world.

We talk Mars Hope

Follow Sarah and the UAE Space Agency

Follow Jake & WeMartians

Perseverance Landing Livestream

Join us for WeMartians Live on YouTube as NASA's Perseverance Rover lands on Mars! Co-host Tanya Harrison joins Jake with special guests Debarati Das, Dave Buecher and Mike Seibert. Learn more at www.wemartians.com/2020live

WeMartians Season 5 Mission Patches Now Available

Celebrate the arrival of Hope, Tianwen-1 and Perseverance with our Season 5 Mission Patch, featuring art by Beth Kerner. Available on the WeMartians Shop.

Support WeMartians

WeMartians is an ad-free, listener-funded podcast that depends on the generous support of its patreon subscribers. Join today for as little as $3/month and get access to many perks, including:

  • Access to the exclusive Off-Nominal Discord Community
  • Red Planet Review, the short weekly podcast covering Mars and space headlines
  • Advanced notice of interviews and a chance to contribute questions

Get Updates

Get just enough updates on podcasts, products, and news without cluttering your inbox.

WHEELS DOWN NASA Perseverance Rover Shirt Design with Three Rover Wheels

Wheels Down

Pick up the new WHEELS DOWN shirt celebrating NASA's Perseverance Rover landing on February 18th. Order now to get it in time for touchdown!

Shop Merch
Show Player