A Canadian Mission to Mars
Light is a
Canadian mission to send one or more landers to the surface of Mars. The Northern Light mission will
study the Martian environment. An atmospheric instrument will make detailed measurements of the
Martian atmosphere, and the Beaver rover will explore the surface and subsurface.
Light will be equipped with a sophisticated science payload, making the best use
of Canadian scientific expertise. York University is the official Research Host
of the Northern Light mission.
Visit our official Northern Light website!