with Jason Davis
Jason Davis is the editorial director for The Planetary Society. He oversees and contributes to the Society's editorial content, including articles, stories, educational web pages, images, infographics, podcasts and videos.
• February 21, 2019
SpaceIL's Beresheet spacecraft is on its way to the Moon following a successful launch atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida.
• February 21, 2019
Touchdown occurred at about 22:49 UTC on 21 February, and the spacecraft is healthy.
• February 19, 2019
More than 4 years after launch and a half year surveying asteroid Ryugu, Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft is ready for sample collection.
• February 18, 2019
Launch day is almost here for the small lunar lander built by Israeli non-profit SpaceIL.
• February 05, 2019
NASA says it does not expect to receive any more transmissions from the MarCO CubeSats that accompanied Insight to Mars last year.
• January 30, 2019
The team has yet to find a Bennu sample site that matches their pre-arrival expectations, meaning their plans will probably have to change.
• January 22, 2019
Launch is currently set for 19 February, and Beresheet will spend two months traveling to the Moon ahead of touchdown in April.
• January 18, 2019
The work builds on a Planetary Society-sponsored test and paves the way for an ambitious expedition in Greenland this year.
• January 16, 2019
Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft will try to collect a sample from asteroid Ryugu during the week of 18 February, mission officials said during a press briefing last week.
• January 11, 2019
Everything is going well 9 days after China's Chang'e-4 mission made a historic landing on the far side of the Moon, the country's space program said today.
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