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 email@example.com.
Press Releases/Media Alerts
The Planetary Society today announced the first of its LightSail spacecraft will embark on a May 2015 test flight. Funded entirely by private citizens, the solar sail satellite will hitch a ride to space aboard an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Bill Nye and The Planetary Society Praise NASA Funding in the CRomnibus (December 10, 2014)
In response to yesterday’s release of the so-called “CRomnibus” spending bill in the U.S. Congress, The Planetary Society’s CEO Bill Nye issued the following statement.
The Planetary Society Celebrates Orion’s Maiden Voyage, Congratulates NASA (December 5, 2014)
ASTEROID DAY A GLOBAL DAY OF AWARENESS IS SLATED FOR JUNE 30, 2015 (December 3, 2014)
Declaration to 100x increase detection of dangerous asteroids is signed by more than 100 leading scientists, astronauts and business leaders around the world
The Planetary Society and its CEO Bill Nye The Science Guy will host expert scientists to explore about the astrobiological significance of exploring Mars and Europa in the United States Senate on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014.