Day of Action Deep Prep: Planetary Exploration

Planetary exploration is one of the three core enterprises of The Planetary Society. It's in our name, after all. This deep prep page includes report highlights summarizing the current status of both robotic and human exploration efforts.

Reading assignments

Goals for the reader

  • To understand the context, motivations, and major initiatives within NASA's human and robotic planetary exploration efforts

  • To reflect upon the major budgetary and political challenges for sending humans into deep space and to Mars

  • To integrate this knowledge with The Planetary Society's official stance on near-term human spaceflight goals

Day of Action 2021 - Participant Information

Information for registered participants of The Planetary Society's 2021 virtual Day of Action.