with Jason Davis
Jason Davis is a journalist and digital editor for The Planetary Society, trying to spread the PB&J (passion, beauty & joy) of space exploration.
• October 08, 2018
The spacecraft used its ultraviolet spectrograph imager for the job, and one frame shows Mars in the background.
• October 02, 2018
It's all thanks to renewed interest from NASA and a private effort to scan the skies using an array of 64 radio telescopes.
• September 27, 2018
Pics of Ryugu's surface show loose piles of gravel strewn with larger rocks and boulders.
• September 26, 2018
Two NASA CubeSats are approaching Mars — an impressive accomplishment for a concept many people regarded with derision just 15 years ago.
• September 22, 2018
The two small spacecraft are the size and shape of cheese wheels, and can autonomously hop around the surface.
• September 19, 2018
On Jan. 1, NASA's New Horizons will perform a high-risk, high-reward flyby of an ancient world on the outskirts of the solar system.
• 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.
Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.
Help advance robotic and human space exploration, defend our planet, and search for life.