• February 05, 2014
Our own Dr. Bruce Betts is once again teaching his Introduction to Planetary Science and Astronomy college course online. Come join him.
• January 27, 2014
Striking terrain discovered by the MESSENGER probe.
• December 30, 2013
Planetary transits of the Sun by Mercury and Venus don't come along very often, and when they do we make a big deal of it because, well, it's really cool!
• October 07, 2013
Some notes from the first day of the Division for Planetary Sciences meeting on Mercury.
• September 09, 2013
We have new pictures from planet one.
• July 29, 2013
Pushing back the frontier, and filling in the blank spaces on the map.
• July 18, 2013
You can be part of a planetwide group photo as Cassini and MESSENGER turn their cameras Earthward on July 19.
• July 15, 2013
There's a cool new way to explore the first planet.
• May 28, 2013
Nothing reflects the romance of deep space exploration more than the evocative names of places on the planets and moons.
• May 13, 2013
They look so similar they can be hard to tell apart, but each hides its own mysteries.
Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.
LightSail 2 launched aboard the SpaceX Falcon Heavy. Be part of this epic point in space exploration history!