July 17, 2024
1 Solar System Way, Planet Earth, USA
Solar System

Space superlatives | The planetary society

Planetary Society logo vignette

Exo! Exo! Read all about them! He latest issue of The Planetary Report These are exoplanets, the diverse and intriguing worlds that orbit other stars. Read about the latest in the search for Earth-like worlds, learn about some superlative exoplanets, see exoplanet artwork created by members, and much more. Pictured: Artist's impression of the exoplanet Wasp J1407b with its magnificent set of rings. Image credit: NASA / Ron Miller.

Planetary Society logo vignette

Calling all designers! What is your vision for our magazine? The Planetary Report has been an integral part of The Planetary Society since our earliest days and needs to be renewed. we have opened a public call for designers to reinvent the look and feel of our quarterly member magazine. If this is you, we want to hear from you! This call is open to qualified individuals and organizations from anywhere in the world. Learn more.

Planetary Society logo vignette

Do you want to name a quasi-moon? RadioLab's Latif Nasser returns to This week's Planetary Radio with a new public naming contest for a quasi-moon from the earth. Can send your name idea right now for your consideration. Entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges in October and the public will vote for their favorite of the 10 finalists. Also, learn more about how to observe the next new in Corona Boreal.

Planetary Society logo vignette

DART showed that asteroids can be redirected. What else did we learn? In September 2022, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test spacecraft intentionally crashed into the asteroid moon Dimorphos. The test was soon declared successful, having altered the moon's trajectory around its host asteroid Didymos. Since then, we have learned even more from the data. Discover what DART has taught usand what's next for Dimorphos and Didymos.

    Leave feedback about this

    • Quality
    • Price
    • Service

    PROS

    +
    Add Field

    CONS

    +
    Add Field
    Choose Image
    Choose Video
    X