Nichelle Nichols played Lt. Uhura, Star Trek's most famous communications officer, and now she's here to tell us about how NASA communicates with deep space missions like Voyager 1.
For the Planetary Society's 35th Anniversary, we held a big, space-themed, variety show in Pasadena, CA. Space celebs, SciFi stars, dancers, singers, and comedians came out to party and we unveiled the newest Symphony of Science song by MelodySheep!
Here's a funny video from 'More to Explore,' The Planetary Society's 35th anniversary variety show. Celebrate every victory!
The MISSIONS series at Cross Campus Pasadena continues with the first mission to orbit two mysterious bodies in our solar system. Mat Kaplan and Emily Lakdawalla will welcome Dawn Mission Director Marc Rayman for this live conversation. What are those bright spots on Ceres anyway?
Created in collaboration with The Planetary Society on their 35th anniversary. Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Emily Lakdawalla and Carl Sagan reflect humanity's next frontier: beyond the horizon.
Jim Burke shares his memories of The Planetary Society in its early days.
Louis Friedman tells the story of how he, Bruce Murray, and Carl Sagan formed The Planetary Society 35 years ago.
As we celebrate 35 years, long-time Planetary Society member John Logsdon shares his memories of what the Society and its members accomplished in the early days.
Our Advocacy Program provides each Society member a voice in the process.
Funding is critical. The more we have, the more effective we can be, translating into more missions, more science, and more exploration.