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The December Solstice 2018 Issue of The Planetary Report Is Out!

Emily Lakdawalla • December 18, 2018

I’m very proud to announce the publication of the December Solstice 2018 issue of The Planetary Report, “Where Life Began.”

Whose stars? Our heritage of Arabian astronomy

Danielle Adams • December 18, 2018

For UNESCO World Arabic Language Day, Danielle Adams reconstructs the Arabian night sky.

What to Expect When New Horizons Visits 2014 MU69, Ultima Thule

Emily Lakdawalla • December 17, 2018

New Horizons is rapidly approaching its New Year’s encounter with the most distant world ever visited, 2014 MU69. Closest approach will be at a distance of 3,500 kilometers at about 05:33 on 1 January UTC.

Total Immersion in the Heavens

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

Casey Dreier assesses the significance of the Apollo program on its 50th anniversary.

Flying By Home

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

Vicky Hamilton explores how OSIRIS-REx used its Earth flyby to test instruments on the way to asteroid Bennu.

The Making of Life

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

Michael L. Wong asks how our understanding of the origin of life on Earth informs our search for it elsewhere.

Timing Is Everything

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

The tradition of giving to charities like The Planetary Society at year’s end often brings up questions about how to make those gifts, as well as their tax implications.

A Busy Summer

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

Bruce Betts reports on LightSail 2’s status and looks to the future of solar sailing.

Where We Are

The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018

Emily Lakdawalla adds several spacecraft but retires several more from her at-a-glance spacecraft locator.

Planetary Radio celebrates 16 years of PB&J

MaryLiz Bender • December 16, 2018

Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan has spent sixteen years sharing the “passion, beauty, and joy” of space exploration with the world. We picked our sixteen favorite episodes to share with you.

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