Stories, updates, insights, and original analysis from The Planetary Society.
Here are the distinct ways in which the moons of our Solar System formed.
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.
Celebrate Earth Day by appreciating some of the unique and quirky characteristics of our home world.
Explore the two-faced Moon and meet two new projects paving the way for the future of space science.
Why is our Moon's farside so different from its nearside?
A look at record-breaking missions, worlds and feats of exploration.
What can you see on the Moon tonight? This guide from The Planetary Society will help you identify some features.
A comet, an eclipse, a meteor shower, and planets... all are amazing reasons to look up at the night skies.
Take a look at some of Earth’s epic impact craters, and learn what we’re doing to ensure they’re our last.
The realities of space go beyond what we can see, and perhaps even beyond what we can imagine.
Everything you need to know about NASA’s Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids.
The surface of Mars can teach us about its history and, with the right imaging techniques, conjure flashbacks of 60s psychedelia.
Look at some extraordinary views from space and imagine what you’d see if you had the best seat on SpaceX’s Dragon capsule.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo mission that introduced Moon buggies to the world, and catch up on this week’s space news.
Look at eclipses from the perspective of Earth, the Moon, and beyond. Plus catch up on the week’s space news.
From solar storms to underwater volcanoes and asteroid close calls, catch up on what’s scary and beautiful this week in space.
Find out what a super blood Moon is, and celebrate a milestone in Mars exploration.
Elon Musk and SpaceX are sending a spacecraft to the Moon that has been paid entirely in Dogecoin, a cryptocurrency based on a meme.
Remembering a space pioneer and seeing a rover from a whole new perspective.