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.
For more information on any of these releases, contact Erin Greeson at 626-793-5100 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Press Releases/Media Alerts
Planetary Society Awards NEO Trackers (April 27, 2009)
The space around Earth will be monitored a little more closely for potentially threatening near-Earth objects (NEOs), like asteroids and comets, with the awarding of three new Gene Shoemaker Near Earth Object Grants by The Planetary Society.
A new Planetary Society online catalog will help showcase new exoplanet finds by the Kepler Telescope.
Statement on Delay of Mars Science Laboratory (December 4, 2008)
The Planetary Society has issued a statement on the delay of the Mars Science Laboratory.
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.