Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty

Charlene Anderson

Video: The Frontier Is Everywhere

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2011/01/12 04:09 CST

A young and enthusiastic NASA supporter has married Carl Sagan's writing with images to create a YouTube video in the hope of helping NASA engage the public in its mission of exploration.

Read More »

USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C.

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/10/04 01:42 CDT

USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C.

Read More »

Mars Exploration Challenge Launches Today

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/09/13 11:49 CDT

The explorers who will someday walk on Mars are in school today. Exactly who they are, we don't yet know. But we do know that they are among the students who are captivated by the wonders of science and the challenges of engineering.

Read More »

The Potential to Destroy Civilization? Now on YouTube

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/08/29 11:58 CDT

Visualization can help the brain comprehend what words and numbers can struggle to covey. There's a YouTube video posted by "szyzyg" making the rounds right now that drives that point home.

Read More »

New Pulsar Discovery Shows Power of Citizen Scientists and Planetary Society Members

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/08/12 05:15 CDT

Planetary Society members have reason to celebrate today, with the on-line publication in Science of the discovery of a new pulsar by three citizen-scientists working with Einstein@home, a descendant of the SETI@home project.

Read More »

Back to Apollo? Or Time for a Restart?

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/07/02 01:23 CDT

To see the bigger picture, it can help to step back a bit from your current position. Sometimes you need to consider the past to inform your vision for the future.

Read More »

Apollo Astronaut Rusty Schweickart Boosts New NASA Plan

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/05/19 04:51 CDT

It's the hottest debate I've seen in 30 years of following space policy -- this uproar over NASA's proposed FY 2011 budget.

Read More »

Science and Hollywood -- The Two Cultures Meet in Jim Cameron's Avatar

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/05/18 08:07 CDT

Hollywood and Science are not congenial colleagues. When their paths cross, as they so often do in science-fiction films, each feels the other must give way to the cultural absolutes of their different tribes.

Read More »

Planetary Society leaders to attend tomorrow's Florida Space Conference

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/04/14 02:36 CDT

Members of The Planetary Society's Board of Directors have been invited to hear President Obama present his new approach to human spaceflight tomorrow at the Kennedy Space Center.

Read More »

Charlie Bolden Addresses Misconceptions of NASA's New Plan

Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2010/03/17 04:06 CDT

There's been wide-spread confusion in the media about what NASA's FY 2011 would actually mean for the space agency. Charlie Bolden, NASA Administrator, addressed the misconceptions in a speech on March 16 to the Washington Space Business Roundtable's Satellite 2010 Conference.

Read More »

Items 31 - 40 of 53  Previous123456Next
Facebook Twitter Email RSS AddThis


Advocate for Space!

Fifteen years ago, Society members and passionate space advocates like you helped save the Pluto mission. Now we can do the same for missions to Europa and Mars.

Join over 27,600 people who have completed their petition and consider a donation to support advocacy efforts.

Sign Our Petition


Our Curiosity Knows No Bounds!

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Us

Space in Images

Pretty pictures and
awe-inspiring science.

See More

Selfies to Space!

Take flight with a selfie on LightSail™ in 2016!

Send a Selfie Now

Connect With Us

Facebook! Twitter! Google+ and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!