Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:00:09 -0500NASA's long-lived Cassini spacecraft is about to buzz Titan for the final time, putting it on course for a spectacular mission finale that concludes in September.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:37:22 -0500The Spring 2017 issue of The Planetary Report is in the mail and available online now to our members!
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 06:00:24 -0500Here are some recent reports from our NEO Shoemaker Grant program asteroid observers, who are quite literally trying to save the world.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 10:15:15 -0500The annual Space Symposium brings together space leaders from around the world to discuss, address and plan for the future of space.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:12:53 -0500NASA's Cassini spacecraft sniffed out molecular hydrogen spewing from Enceladus' subsurface ocean. The discovery means Saturn's moon has all the basic ingredients needed to support life.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 06:00:14 -0500If you find a structure that looks like ancient life, can you be really sure that it is ancient life?
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 06:00:06 -0500Planetary Performance scholar Felipe Cervera brings a perspective on "extraterrestrial-ity" in terrestrial cultures—from rituals to technology.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:10:00 -0500I believe Expedition 50 had a fun and good ISS crew. I base this declaration solely on the moments they shared on social media. This logic is completely bulletproof and there's no point trying to prove otherwise.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 06:00:08 -0500NASA revealed its most concrete plan yet for sending humans back into deep space, centered around a small lunar space station and a reusable transport ship to carry astronauts to Mars and back.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 06:00:08 -0500Later this year, China is launching the Change'5 spacecraft to return a sample from the Moon. The mission will pave the way for future ambitions, including crewed trips to the lunar surface.