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Virtual Mission Control Series: Build a Martian Colony

By Artisan's Asylum

Poster graphic of an astronaut exploring Mars with event title. Text reads: Mission Control: Build a Martian Colony. Join the Ranks! Mission 1 launches July 20th 2020, Mission 2 launches August 10th, 2020

This is a two-week immersive virtual program for teens (ages 12-16) to learn the fundamentals of electronics, engineering, robotics, & 3D modeling.

This program runs during the summer.

Missions will run for two weeks Monday through Friday, online from 10AM-12PM and 1PM-3PM each day.

Mission 1: Launches on July 20, 2020
Mission 2: Launches on August 10, 2020
Registration closes one week prior to launch



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Additional information

“Mission Control, we need your help!” Calling all junior engineers and roboticists. Are you ready to help build the first Martian colony? We need your help to solve challenging engineering problems and program robots to create safe structures for our astronauts. Sign up and learn more at


The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed.

  • No transportation provided.

No commute is needed! Our Mission Control camps are completely virtual. All materials can be picked up or sent to participants houses.

For whom

Ages 12 to 16. Grades 6th grade through 10th grade.


Pay what you can afford: $300 – $800 per Mission

  • Sliding scale based on income

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing


Registration closes one week before each mission begins.