The Planetary Report is the internationally recognized flagship magazine of The Planetary Society, featuring lively articles and full-color photos to provide comprehensive coverage of discoveries on Earth and other planets.
This quarterly magazine reaches members of The Planetary Society all over the world, with news about planetary missions, spacefaring nations, intrepid explorers, planetary science controversies and the latest findings in humankind's exploration of the solar system.
The Planetary Report is made possible by the generosity of Planetary Society members. If you're not already a member, please join today!
Change Comes to Washington, by Casey Dreier; The Realm of the Ice Giants, by Amy Simon; A Kepler Orrery, by Ethan Kruse; The Skies of Mini-Neptunes, by Hannah Wakeford; Up for a Challenge?, by Richard Chute; Scientific Progress, by Bruce Betts; Snapshots From Space, by Emily Lakdawalla.
Voyage to Mercury (BepiColombo), by Elsa Montagnon; Farside Landing and Nearside Sample Return (Chang'e-4 and -5), by Long Xiao; Chandrayaan-2, by Sriram Bhiravarasu; updates on Lightsail 2, PlanetVac, and Australian space initiatives.
Automating Science on Mars, by Raymond Francis and Tara Estlin; Instagram Adventure, by Andy De Fonseca; Precious Dust, by Keiko Nakamura-Messenger; Our Community Engaged, by Richard Chute; Integrated and Delivered, by Bruce Betts; Where Are All the Samples? by Casey Dreier
Through MAVEN's Eyes, by Bruce Jakosky and David Brain; Vital Support, by Kate Howells; Beyond Neptune, by Michele Bannister; #SpaceHaiku; Defend and Sample! by Bruce Betts; Op Ed: Why We Created the Planetary Science Caucus, by John Culberson and Derek Kilmer
The Year in Pictures, by Emily Lakdawalla; Is There Anybody Out There? by Jason Davis; There Goes the Sun, by Whitney Pratz; Closeout! by Bruce Betts; The More Things Seemed to Change... by Casey Dreier
The Seasonal Giant, by Leigh Fletcher; Saturn's Rings, by Luke Dones; Titan's Atmosphere, by Sarah Hörst; Titan's Surface, by Elizabeth Turtle; The Source of Saturn's E Ring, by Candice Hansen-Koharcheck; The Moons of Saturn, by Emily Lakdawalla; With Cassini Gone, Now What? by Casey Dreier
Help Us Fuel Up for Launch! by Richard Chute; Spectacular Jupiter, by Mat Kaplan; A Lunar Sample Return Mission, by Andrew Jones; Defending Our World, by Bruce Betts; Planetary Science Resurgence, by Casey Dreier
Wonderfully Habitable Worlds? by Franck Marchis; Antarctica, by Michael Carroll and Rosaly Lopes; The Fading Fortunes of Mars, by Casey Dreier; A Planetary Defense Update, by Bruce Betts; Welcome to the New Uncertainty, by Casey Dreier
Do more in space exploration. The Planetary Society finds fun ways to get involved. Get active and volunteer, attend space events in your local area, participate in space-related contests, and help spread the adventure of space with the next generation.
Let's Change the World
Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.