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Tuesday, December 31, 2002



The Year in Review

Fireworks!
Fireworks!
Credit: Unknown
Happy New Year! It's been a great year for us here at Red Colony.com, filled with growth and success. In the last few months, the site has grown by leaps and bounds. Here are the major events of 2002:

01.19.02 - Mars Odyssey reaches Mars orbit.
01.28.02 - NASA hosts a survey to see what missions the public cares about.
02.03.02 - RC offers the chance for visitors to submit articles.
02.08.02 - The Mars Desert Research Station goes operational.
03.15.02 - Jim Keener submits his science paper on bioengineering.
04.05.02 - New data suggests that chlorophyll may exist on the surface.
05.28.02 - Hydrogen detected on the surface!
07.09.02 - Russian says it will put a human on Mars by 2015.
08.04.02 - RC Poll feature introduced.
08.11.02 - Beagle 2 construction started.
08.21.02 - New site format introduced.
09.01.02 - Exclusive Mars Terraforming Simulator begun.
10.17.02 - RC Store opened.
10.23.02 - 100 registered members on the RC forum.
11.03.02 - Chatroom introduced.
11.11.02 - New fiction section.
12.08.02 - RC gets TV time in Pittsburgh.
12.16.02 - Site tour opened to public.


- posted by Alex @ 10:14 EST