Stories, updates, insights, and original analysis from The Planetary Society.
With anniversaries come reflections, and there’s a lot to look back on in the history of space.
The Cosmos has so many gifts to give us, from awe-inspiring images to fascinating discoveries. We’ve got our own set of gifts to recommend too.
Artemis I is on its way to the Moon, Planetary Academy is here to inspire your kids, and LightSail 2 has come down.
Reflecting on Carl Sagan’s influence on this pale blue dot we call Earth.
Inside the Venus Volcano Imaging and Climate Explorer (VOICE) proposal, which appears to be gaining momentum.
New stars are being born, new missions are being conceived, and new discoveries are being made all the time.
Here are some livestreams to save so you can watch rocket launch feeds, space station broadcasts off-Earth, and other space-related activities in real-time.
JWST captures more astonishing images and insights, and DART gets ready for impact.
China's Tianwen-3 aims to be the first to collect samples from Mars and deliver them to Earth, potentially landing back home two years ahead of the NASA and the European Space Agency MSR project
Rock stars love space, and who can blame them! Take a look at awesome images, exciting science, and the connection between music and exploration.
Planets are beautiful and fascinating enough on their own, but there’s no denying that moons and rings add a little something special.
The mission proposal calls for nuclear fission power. Breakthroughs would boost China’s overall exploration capabilities.
Technological innovation is a big part of the fun of space exploration, and you can help make it happen.
A Martian explorer hunkers down for winter and a planet’s haze is explained.
Here is what we know about the capabilities and technologies China is considering developing in the near future for near-Earth object monitoring, cataloging, early warning and response.
A future with more of our strengths and fewer of our weaknesses.
This week we're all about the rocky planets: Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars.
Look at eclipses from the perspective of Earth, the Moon, and beyond. Plus catch up on the week’s space news.
The Planetary Society congratulates the Government of Canada on a new series of investments in science and exploration at the Moon.
Space lawyers explain what happens if an object from something like debris from a rocket causes damage or harm.