1. Mount Holyoke professor part of NASA Mars Curiosity mission research team

    Mount Holyoke professor part of NASA Mars Curiosity mission research team

    Dyar is on a team of about 40 scientists responsible for a complex instrument called a ChemCam, which is perched on the rover. Equipped with a camera, laser and spectrometer, the ChemCam is designed to collect and send data long-distance on the composition of soil and thousands of rocks on Mars.

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