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Press Releases

Feb 09, 2007

Give a Trip to the Moon for Valentine's Day

The Planetary Society urges romantics worldwide to "Wish Upon the Moon" for their valentines, sending names and messages on Japan's SELENE mission.

Feb 05, 2007

Last Chance to Hitch a Ride to Mars

The deadline for submitting names to a DVD to be included aboard the Phoenix mission to Mars has just been extended to February 12, 2007 at Noon, Pacific time.

Jan 22, 2007

Planetary Society Petitions President To Save Space Science

A petition with more than 5,000 signatures has been delivered to the White House by the Planetary Society calling on President Bush to restore funding for space science and exploration.

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