Solar system montage with eight planets

The Honorable Derek Kilmer

Co-Chair of the Planetary Science Caucus, representing Washington’s 6th District

Latest Planetary Radio Appearances

A New Congressional Caucus Backs Planetary Science

Republican Randy Hultgren and Democrat Derek Kilmer celebrate formation of the new bipartisan, bicameral caucus of US representatives and senators. They have united behind exploration of our and other solar systems. Bill Nye shares his eye and ear witness account of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch and landing. The new What’s Up space trivia contest takes its inspiration from the Tesla Roadster now on its way to Mars.