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Get ready for NASA's demonstration of a planetary defense technique that could deflect a future asteroid on course to hit Earth.
We’re pleased to report a very active summer back to you.
Rock stars love space, and who can blame them! Take a look at awesome images, exciting science, and the connection between music and exploration.
Get ready for one of the year’s best meteor showers, caused by one of the many intriguing comets of our Solar System.
JWST’s stunning first science images
The enigmatic water-rich world in the inner Solar System could be set for a bold new NASA astrobiology mission.
Planets are beautiful and fascinating enough on their own, but there’s no denying that moons and rings add a little something special.
With so many asteroids out there, it’s up to us to defend our planet from impacts. Find out how you can make a difference.
Brief updates on what the latest Shoemaker NEO grant winners have been working on.
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.
From gas orbiting a supermassive black hole to asteroids orbiting near the Earth, sometimes the vastness of space can feel a bit tight.
The chances of large impacts from asteroids and near-Earth objects capable of causing widespread damage on Earth are small — but they aren’t zero.
Gear up for a mission to a metallic world and catch up on the latest in space news.
Celebrate 61 years of humans in space, and take a look at the latest news from our exploration of the cosmos.
Pluto, everyone’s favorite former planet, takes center stage in this week’s Downlink.
Discover how we use light to look for signs of life beyond Earth, and meet the newest batch of Planetary Society-funded asteroid hunters.
A look at record-breaking missions, worlds and feats of exploration.
Space is even more spectacular when you can see beyond what the eye can behold.
Comet Leonard heads out to roam free in interstellar space, alongside rogue planets, their moons, and maybe even life.
Looking back at an amazing year in space, here on Earth and beyond.