Media Coverage

Methow Valley News press release announcing the selection of the Bear Fight Institute to join NASA's mission to Europa.

Science News, "Sea salt may stripe Europa’s surface", Dr. Thomas McCord weighs in on the salty debate.

Radio-Canada interview, "Cérès, la planète manquée", by Richard Massicotte with Dr. Jean-Philippe Combe of the Bear Fight Institute and Dr. Lucille LeCorre, of the Planetary Science Institute, discussing the Dawn Mission at Ceres.

Jean-Philippe Combe's unusual commute to the Bear Fight Institute, featured in the Methow Valley News, December 2014

Tom McCord Receives NASA's Distinguished Public Service Medal, July 2013

Caltech Engineering and Science Magazine, Fall 2012
Tom McCord is mentioned in an article about the Dawn Mission Investigation of Vesta

Discover Magazine, September 2012
Tom McCord is mentioned in an article about the Dawn Mission Investigation of Vesta

Methow Grist, September 11, 2012
Bear Fight Institute is mentioned in a web article about the effect of the North Cascades Highway on the Methow Valley.

Methow Valley News, June 20, 2012
Glenn Veeder was featured in an article about volcanic activity on Io.

Methow Grist, June 30, 2011 and December 19, 2011
Tom McCord was featured in two web articles about Bear Fight Institute and Vesta

Methow Valley Pride, February, 2010
Dr. Geogiana Kramer and intern John Sinclair appeared in an article on the lunar probe, Chanrayaan_1

Methow Valley News, January 7, 2010
The Bear Fight Institute was featured for its role in discovering water on the moon.

Wenatchee World, February 12, 2009
Winthrop was featured in the article, Winthrop: Mecca for Northwest Recreation

Discover Magazine, February, 2008
Dr. Tom McCord was featured in the article, Mission to the Forgotten Planets, about NASA's Dawn Mission

USA Today, January 10, 2008
Sun Mountain Lodge
, also located in Winthrop, WA, appeared in the article, 10 Great Places to Peacefully Glide Cross-Country