• February 02, 2019
As a string of dust storms moved through Meridiani Planum and over Endeavour Crater in January, Opportunity silently wrapped her fifteenth year on the surface of Mars.
• January 09, 2019
In Apollo images — and to our own eyes, from Earth — the Moon is grey. What's going on?
• January 06, 2019
It’s now been more than six and a half months that the longest-lived robot on another planet has been incommunicado.
• December 26, 2018
Ted Stryk shows us a new color, near-global view of Europa made from Galileo spacecraft data captured in 1996.
• December 21, 2018
After more than 11 years in deep space, after unveiling the two largest uncharted worlds in the inner solar system, after overcoming myriad daunting obstacles, Dawn's interplanetary adventure has come to an end.
• December 18, 2018
For UNESCO World Arabic Language Day, Danielle Adams reconstructs the Arabian night sky.
The Planetary Report • December Solstice 2018
Vicky Hamilton explores how OSIRIS-REx used its Earth flyby to test instruments on the way to asteroid Bennu.
Michael L. Wong asks how our understanding of the origin of life on Earth informs our search for it elsewhere.
• December 16, 2018
Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan has spent sixteen years sharing the “passion, beauty, and joy” of space exploration with the world. We picked our sixteen favorite episodes to share with you.
• December 12, 2018
After a more-than-four-year adventure, the flight Mars 2020 rover Mastcam-Z cameras have been fully assembled!
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