Posted by A.J.S. Rayl on 2009/05/31 12:00 CDT
The Mars Exploration Rovers hit some rough patches in May as Spirit sat stuck in a sand patch all month and Opportunity had to stop again to rest its right front wheel but with a little help from Mars, the intrepid, twin robot field geologists cruised through the summer solstice with the energy and invincibility of a couple of teenage robots.
Posted by on 2009/05/25 08:14 CDT | 1 comments
Memorial Day: Remembering the fallen who gave their lives exploring space
Posted by Ken Kremer on 2009/05/25 03:57 CDT
Space Shuttle Atlantis and her crew of 7 astronauts glided in to a smooth and triumphant touchdown today, Sunday, May 24.
Posted by Susan Lendroth on 2009/05/25 03:10 CDT
Planetary Society's Irish Coordinator on "The Astronomy Show"
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/05/22 06:20 CDT
"My First Reaction Was to Look Away From It....It Was Too Beautiful"
Posted by Ken Kremer on 2009/05/22 05:13 CDT
Farewell to Hubble, Obama Calls, Astronauts Testify to Congress as Shuttle is Set to Land
Posted by Susan Lendroth on 2009/05/22 01:08 CDT
This summer, the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. will commemorate that extraordinary moment in history with a very special Apollo 11 celebration, featuring the mission's original crew members along with former Johnson Space Center Director Chris Kraft.
Posted by Alan Stern on 2009/05/21 06:27 CDT
Ten Things I Wish We Really Knew In Planetary Science
Posted by on 2009/05/21 01:33 CDT
Hubble Astronauts Boldly Go Where No One has Gone Before!
Posted by Alan Stern on 2009/05/20 04:25 CDT
LRO, LCROSS, and the Search for Lunar Ice Begins Anew Next Month