Volume 36, number 2
June Solstice 2016
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(Planetary Society members only)
6 Unveiling Ceres: Simone Marchi on why Ceres is a scientific treasure chest for Dawn.
10 Pathway to the Stars: Jason Davis looks back at years of Society-led solar sail development as Breakthrough Starshot is announced.
13 Life, the Universe, and Everything: Mat Kaplan brings us Planetary Radio from Death Valley.
18 Partisan Peril: Casey Dreier looks at the U.S. President's impact on space policy and legislation.
20 Update on LightSail 2: Bruce Betts details the progress we've made in the year since LightSail 1 launched.
22 We're Building a Movement! Richard Chute announces our new membership levels.
2 Snapshots from Space Mars' dark basaltic Namib sand dunes.
4 Your Place in Space Bill Nye on how the Society leads the way.
15 What’s Up? The Perseid meteor shower and more.
16 Happening on Planetary Radio Are you listening to this award-winning show?
16 On Planetary.org
17 Volunteer Spotlight Kate Howells applauds the Society's amazing volunteers in Washington, D.C.