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Here you'll find the latest information about Society events, programs, personalities, and other news about the exploration of the universe.
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Planetary Society Steps Beyond Moon for Roadmap to Space (November 13, 2008)
The Planetary Society outlined a vigorous new approach to space exploration that recommends interplanetary flight achievements while deferring a U.S. Moon landing.
The Planetary Society’s Board of Directors believes that it is vital not to lose sight of the importance and long-term economic benefit of maintaining a strong commitment to scientific research, including space exploration.
Save a Telescope, Save the Planet! (June 30, 2008)
The Planetary Society joined with US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, 46th District of California, to call for greater support for near-Earth object research and continued funding of the Arecibo radiotelescope to track potentially threatening objects in space.
Target Earth: How Prepared Are We? (June 26, 2008)
The dangers our planet faces from near-Earth objects (NEOs) are the focus of The Planetary Society's new program, Target Earth.
The Planetary Society urges the United States to lead a global response to climate change on Planet Earth, with increased observations from space and greater global coordination.
Something strange was happening in the outer reaches of our solar system. The Pioneer 10 and 11 spacecraft were not where they were supposed to be. The mystery of the Pioneer Anomaly has been solved The recovery of Doppler and telemetry data and the entire effort in thermal analysis would not have happened without the Planetary Society.
In 2016, The Planetary Society’s LightSail program will take the technology a step further.