Thomas Zurbuchen (@Dr_ThomasZ )

Thomas Zurbuchen

Bio Associate Administrator, @NASA Science Mission Directorate
Location Washington, DC
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Account created 03-03-2011 19:38:55
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iPhone : Touchdown! Nearly 7 months after takeoff, NASAPersevere) 's Twitter Profile">NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover has become the fifth rover to successfully land on the surface of Mars.

I was proud to join experts from NASA today to celebrate this momentous occasion.

Congrats to all those who made this a reality! #CountdownToMars

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iPhone : Today the spacecraft carrying the Perseverance Rover completes its seven-month journey to Mars. This is a big moment for the US and for the team at Idaho National Lab who helped make this possible. #CountdownToMars…

iPhone : Mr. President, if you'll indulge me a moment as a proud representative...
The Perseverance Rover was built and designed at NASA JPL in La Cañada, CA.

And once it's safe, we'd love to invite you and Vice President Kamala Harris Harris for a tour of the incredible facility that just put a rover on Mars.…

iPhone : Look forward to continuing to support missions like #Perseverance & seeing what the talented teams at NASA JPL & #NASA accomplish in the future. This is an incredible feat during a particularly difficult time, & their dedication & service to this mission has not gone unnoticed.…

iPhone : .NASAPersevere) 's Twitter Profile">NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover is the centerpiece of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission and will exponentially advance our knowledge of the planet while testing new exploration technologies critical to future missions.…

Twitter Web App : In a foreign policy speech today, President Biden remarked that NASAs Perseverance Mars Rovers successful Mars landing is a shining example of how we can meet any challenge with international cooperation and teamwork. #CountdownToMars

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Twitter Web App : We landed on Mars, but our mission is just beginning! Continue the adventure with NASAs Mission to Mars Student Challenge! Were adding two bonus weeks with new lessons, activities, and videos for students.

Join the challenge today and explore more at

iPhone : Biden at the Munich Security Confrnce touts NASAs Mars landing and highlights the future joint NASA x ESA effort to retrieve soil samples. If our unbound capacity to carry us to Mars and back dont tell us anything else, they tell us we can meet any challenge we face on Earth

Twitter Web App : HAPPENING NOW: NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover streaked through the Martian atmosphere & made a historic landing on the Red Planet. So what’s next? Experts weigh in on #NASAScience Live. Send your questions with #CountdownToMars!

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Twitter Web App : “Behind those tweets is a five-person team that – like Voltron, as they like to say – came together to create a social media persona for NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover.” -@USAToday

I love to see science communicated in such an approachable way. Bravo to the NASA JPL team!…