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2014 NASA Budget Cuts $200 million from Planetary Science -- Again
2013/04/10 12:00 CDT | 1 comment
NASA's new budget doubles down on cuts to Planetary Science, despite Congress rejecting a similar proposal last year. More »
Will the Sequester Take an Outsized Bite from Planetary Science at NASA?
2013/04/06 09:11 CDT | 2 comments
Despite a $223 million boost from Congress this year, NASA's Planetary Science Division may not be allowed to use that money so NASA can prevent cuts in other programs. More »
A Major Political Victory for The Planetary Society
2013/03/29 02:18 CDT
The Planetary Society just achieved a major victory in our efforts to ensure strong funding for NASA’s planetary exploration. More »
What's Going On with NASA Education and Public Outreach?
2013/03/28 12:18 CDT | 3 comments
Sequestration claims its next victim at NASA, as all Education and Public Outreach activities are suspended until further review. More »
[Updated] Senate Bill Restores $223 million to NASA's Planetary Science Division
2013/03/27 05:15 CDT | 4 comments
The President signed the Senate's bill to fund the government for the remainder of 2013, and it includes some positive news for NASA's Planetary Science division, which is facing a 21% cut. More »
Rep. Adam Schiff Responds to Questions on Planetary Science Funding
2013/03/08 12:43 CST | 2 comments
Rep. Adam Schiff's response to the state of Planetary Science funding from his recent online town hall. More »
Beginning in 2013, the White House has pursued cuts to NASA's Planetary Science Division which have reduced the number of new missions to explore the solar system. View the Chart >>
Current Planetary Funding Level
Currently funded at $1.438 billion for FY2015, just below our recommended level.