On Sunday comes the twentieth anniversary of an iconic image from the Voyager mission: the "Pale Blue Dot" photo of Earth caught in a sunbeam, which was captured by Voyager 1 as part of a Solar System Family Portrait.
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/12/13 02:41 CST
Copenhagen Needs More Space, Part 2 The Orbiting Carbon Observatory Must Fly Again
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/12/10 04:53 CST
Copenhagen Needs More Space - Space Science Has Critical Role to Play in Climate Science
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/08/12 07:30 CDT
Are we doing enough to detect and track asteroids?
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/07/21 05:28 CDT
Orbiting Carbon Observatory Mishap Report Released
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/06/17 12:29 CDT
Space Politics Alert: U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/06/03 01:19 CDT
Star Trek designer Mike Okuda will be honored by NASA
Planetary Society members truly have helped pioneer new techniques in the conduct of science. Our initial investment has returned amazing results that will continue to deliver benefits over years to come.
Space rarely makes a strong showing in national elections, despite the major state of transition NASA finds itself in today.
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