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Happy 2008!

Emily Lakdawalla • December 31, 2007

Happy 2008!

Deep Impact snatches science data from Earth-Moon flyby

Emily Lakdawalla • December 31, 2007

Deep Impact snatches science data from Earth-Moon flyby

Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Spirit and Opportunity Wrap Year 4, Ready to Rove into 2008

A.J.S. Rayl • December 31, 2007

The mission was only supposed to last three months, maybe six months if all went well, but the Mars Exploration Rovers surprised everyone. Demonstrating an uncanny kind of "robot right stuff," they roved far beyond what anyone dreamed and now, in a matter of days, Spirit and Opportunity will celebrate their 4th birthdays and rove into their fifth year of exploring the Red Planet.

Deep Impact spotted

Emily Lakdawalla • December 30, 2007

Deep Impact spotted

Kaguya has begun science operations

Emily Lakdawalla • December 28, 2007

Kaguya has begun science operations

Potential Mars impactor update

Emily Lakdawalla • December 27, 2007

Potential Mars impactor update

The Year in Pictures 2007

Emily Lakdawalla • December 26, 2007

The Year in Pictures 2007

Merry Christmas

Emily Lakdawalla • December 25, 2007

Merry Christmas

Another blast from Galileo's past: Europa

Emily Lakdawalla • December 24, 2007

Another blast from Galileo's past: Europa

Alert the Martian Defense Force!

Emily Lakdawalla • December 21, 2007

Alert the Martian Defense Force!

NASA announces delay of Mars Scout launch until 2013

Emily Lakdawalla • December 21, 2007

NASA announces delay of Mars Scout launch until 2013

Hubble shots from Mars' 2007 opposition

Emily Lakdawalla • December 20, 2007

Hubble shots from Mars' 2007 opposition

Dawn Journal: Checkout Complete, Interplanetary Cruise Underway

Marc Rayman • December 18, 2007

After the remarkably successful initial checkout phase, Dawn is now in the interplanetary cruise phase.

Saving Our Science

Emily Lakdawalla • December 18, 2007

Saving Our Science

New views from Galileo

Emily Lakdawalla • December 17, 2007

New views from Galileo

A dusty start to Spirit's winter

Emily Lakdawalla • December 14, 2007

Dust from the sky has settled on both the rover deck and the surrounding landscape. The dust-covered solar cells will not be able to generate as much power as when they were clean. Unless a puff of wind dusts off the solar panels, Spirit may have difficulty surviving the approaching Martian winter.

Deep Impact update

Emily Lakdawalla • December 14, 2007

Deep Impact update

Get your Year in Pictures 2007 Calendar now!

Emily Lakdawalla • December 14, 2007

Get your Year in Pictures 2007 Calendar now!

Planetary Report erratum

Emily Lakdawalla • December 13, 2007

Planetary Report erratum

Carnival of Space #33

Emily Lakdawalla • December 13, 2007

Carnival of Space #33

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