Sustaining our mission, shaping the conversation

Sustaining our mission, shaping the conversation

December 20, 2020 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Looking back to the start of the pandemic, I am struck by our community’s formidable strength. In March 2020, we did not know what it would take to sustain MIT’s great mission through this crisis. Since then, we have found a way together, and we have made it work. That accomplishment belongs to every member…

How the Artemis moon mission could help get us to Mars

How the Artemis moon mission could help get us to Mars

September 25, 2020 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

“If God wanted man to become a spacefaring species, He would have given man a moon.” The famed rocket scientist Krafft Ehricke uttered those words in 1984. He wanted to highlight how we could use the moon as a springboard to expand human civilization into the rest of the solar system. This was more than…