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Aug 23, 2000Buzz Aldrin, Ray Bradbury and Bill Nye Highlight Planetary Society Program on National Public Radio
"Human Exploration of Space: Fact & Fiction" will feature interviews with a variety of guests well known in the worlds of science and science fiction.
Aug 08, 2000The Planetary Society Takes the Lead in Sponsoring Renowned [email protected] Project: New Alliance Ensures Project's Continuance
The Planetary Society announced today that it will assume the lead sponsorship role for [email protected], ensuring the project will continue to operate.
Aug 08, 2000Project Voyager And The Planetary Society form Strategic Alliance
The 21st century integrated media network, code-named Project Voyager, announced today the formation of a strategic alliance with The Planetary Society.
Jul 28, 2000Don't Cancel Mission to Pluto: The Planetary Society Begins Public Campaign
NASA and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) may be seriously contemplating the cancellation of the Pluto Express mission now in development by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Jul 27, 2000The Planetary Society Welcomes NASA's Plan to Send a Rover to Mars
NASA announced today that the 2003 mission to Mars will include a lander carrying a rover for Mars surface exploration -- possibly even two rovers.
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LightSail 2's ride to space won't happen until at least November 30, as SpaceX works through a list of other payloads in line to fly first.
Mastcam-Z will help the Mars 2020 rover explore the surface of Mars. Dozens of amazing scientists and engineers from across the globe contribute to the development of Mastcam-Z. This year, the team photo was taken with our very own Mastcam-Z testbed unit.
For the second time, JAXA navigators have zoomed their cameras and other instruments in on asteroid Ryugu. The August 1 operation was quicker than the previous one, requiring only 26 hours for the descent, science, and ascent.
Four NASA astronauts and one commercial employee are expected to launch aboard SpaceX and Boeing-operated vehicles in 2019.
As Opportunity slept in Perseverance Valley under the thick cloud of dust that has blanketed the Red Planet for the last six weeks, scientists who are studying the monster storm that forced the robot field geologist into its hibernation mode are now reporting the tempest has peaked.
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