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Pushing Back the Frontier: How The Planetary Society Helped Send a Spacecraft to Pluto

Jason Davis • July 07, 2015 • 5

It took 16 years and five spacecraft designs to get a mission to Pluto. The Planetary Society was there through it all, always striving to help NASA push back our solar system's frontier.

We're moving!

Jennifer Vaughn • June 29, 2015 • 1

It's really happening. We're leaving our home of five years on South Grand and heading to our new home just two miles east on South Los Robles.

New HQ Coming Together

Jennifer Vaughn • June 08, 2015 • 2

Our new Planetary Society headquarters building is on track to be ready for us by mid-July. The building, which once was a bank, is being converted into a contemporary office space customized for the unique needs of The Planetary Society.

The Planetary Society at Earth Day NYC

Kate Howells • June 05, 2015

Volunteer Network Coordinator Kate Howells reports on our first time participating in New York City's enormous Earth Day celebration.

New Horizons One Earth Message

Mark Washburn • April 24, 2015 • 3

The One Earth Message Project is going to send a message to the stars, and we invite members of the Planetary Society to join us in this historic endeavor.

A Love Letter to Science Education

Whitney Pratz • April 03, 2015 • 2

The Planetary Society Operations Assistant Whitney Pratz reports from the National Science Teacher Association Conference and on the development of our youth education and outreach program, Planetary Kids.

Revitalized 0.81m telescope studying properties of NEOs

Bruce Betts • March 31, 2015

Thanks to a new focal reducer and re-aluminized mirror from a Shoemaker NEO grant, a 0.81-meter telescope in Italy is performing astrometric follow-up observations and physical studies of asteroids.

Our Global Volunteers: February 2015 Update

Kate Howells • February 19, 2015

The Planetary Society has amazing volunteers doing outreach work around the globe. Check out what they've been up to recently!

A Fresh Approach to Fundraising

Richard Chute • February 13, 2015 • 3

We want you to know that we’ve been listening to you. Members have highlighted the number of fundraising appeals from The Society, and we agree that the number of requests should be streamlined.

Take My Free Online College Introduction to Planetary Science and Astronomy CSUDH Class

Bruce Betts • February 04, 2015 • 2

Our own Dr. Bruce Betts is once again teaching his Introduction to Planetary Science and Astronomy college course online. Come join him.

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