with Jason Davis
Jason Davis is a digital editor for The Planetary Society. He writes about the world's space exploration missions and the Society's science and technology projects.
• September 11, 2018
This Saturday, the final Delta II rocket will launch NASA's ICESat-2 spacecraft into orbit.
• September 06, 2018
NASA is planning for a 30-day mission to lunar orbit in 2024.
• August 28, 2018
The names were collected by the Society in 2013, and are stored on target markers that will be dropped on the asteroid.
• August 21, 2018
It was a signal from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, not Opportunity, that showed up on a Deep Space Network dashboard last week.
• August 15, 2018
Let's check in on NASA's Juno spacecraft, which completed its 14th close flyby of Jupiter last month.
• August 09, 2018
This weekend, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft leaves Earth on a mission to touch the Sun.
• August 08, 2018
LightSail 2's ride to space won't happen until at least November 30, as SpaceX works through a list of other payloads in line to fly first.
• August 03, 2018
Four NASA astronauts and one commercial employee are expected to launch aboard SpaceX and Boeing-operated vehicles in 2019.
• July 26, 2018
The LightSail 2 team gathered in Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for a Mission Readiness Review (MRR) and Operational Readiness Test (ORT).
• July 24, 2018
A global team of astronomers has found a rare type of asteroid, where two equal-mass objects circle each other in a never-ending dance as they hurtle through the solar system.
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