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Press Room

Welcome to the The Planetary Society's Press Room.

Here you'll find the latest information about Society events, programs, personalities, and other news about the exploration of the universe.

Media Contact
For more information on any of these releases, contact Erin Greeson at 626-793-5100 or via email at erin.greeson@planetary.org.

Good Luck, Nanosail-D! (November 18, 2010)

NASA's Nanosail-D is scheduled to launch tomorrow, and the Planetary Society wishes the mission every success.

Planetary Society Says Bravo to Hayabusa's Return of Asteroid Particles (November 16, 2010)

The Planetary Society congratulates the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) on the successful capture of asteroid dust grains by their Hayabusa mission.

The Planetary Society and Unmanned Spaceflight Join Forces (October 5, 2010)

It's a match made in the heavens -- the Planetary Society is joining forces with UnmannedSpaceflight.com (UMSF) to provide financial support for the renowned amateur space imaging website. The Planetary Society will host a gallery of amateur-processed photos.

Planetary Society Comments on NASA Budget Increase (September 30, 2010)

Late Wednesday, Congress approved the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010. The Senate approved the measure earlier this year.

Planetary Society Asks Congress to Refocus NASA Plan (August 19, 2010)

The Planetary Society has sent a letter to the Chairs and Ranking Minority Members of the four subcommittees currently considering the NASA budget and the Administration´┐Żs plan for human space exploration.

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