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Press Releases

Jan 16, 2024

Lerner Publishing Group Partners with The Planetary Society and CEO Bill Nye to Bring New Science Books to Young Readers

Lerner Publishing Group™ is pleased to announce a new partnership with The Planetary Society® and CEO Bill Nye to create educational and fun books for young readers. The collaboration launches in 2024 and will include 15 titles for all markets about space science and exploration.

Jan 15, 2024

The total solar eclipse is 12 weeks away — let The Planetary Society guide your experience

With just 12 weeks remaining until the rare total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, The Planetary Society is excited to share an array of educational and engaging activities designed to enhance this celestial spectacle for enthusiasts and the public alike.

Oct 13, 2023

The Planetary Society and National Park Service launch revised Junior Ranger booklet for upcoming eclipses

In anticipation of the annular solar eclipse on October 14, 2023, and the total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, The Planetary Society has partnered with the National Park Service to launch a renewed Eclipse Explorer Junior Ranger booklet.

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Bill Nye, CEO of The Planetary Society
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