Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/14 07:02 CDT
Waaaay back when Spirit and Opportunity landed on Mars in January 2004, the Planetary Society helped the public participate in the missions with a number of projects, including one where we printed "secret codes" around the edges of the two names-bearing DVDs that were bolted to the Mars Exploration Rover landers.
Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2010/10/14 01:07 CDT
Update from the First Moscow Solar System Symposium
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/13 05:07 CDT
This news is a little old but worth mentioning: On September 9, the Japanese solar sail mission, IKAROS, won a Web award in Japan for their work to publicize the mission via Twitter.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/06 11:24 CDT
Little notes from Monday at DPS 2010: Iapetus, Kiviuq, LHB, Steins, Cherry Gary, and more
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/06 05:26 CDT
DPS 2010: Making Saturn's rings and moons all at once
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/05 03:46 CDT
I'm so proud 1: UnmannedSpaceflight.com now partnered with the Planetary Society
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/10/04 10:35 CDT
Great news for asteroid surveys from WISE and Arecibo
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/10/04 01:42 CDT
USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C.
Posted by Ryan Anderson on 2010/10/03 07:20 CDT
We wrapped up the landing site workshop on Wednesday afternoon by revisiting each of the four sites and discussing them in turn. Unfortunately, the way that we did this was very disappointing, and made for a frustrating afternoon.