Tag Archives: Planetary Society

Venus as We Have Never Seen Her Before

Image credit: JAXA/ISAS/DARTS/Damia Bouic. Here are some fantastic new images of Venus as imaged in infrared by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) Akatsuki Venus Climate Orbiter (also known as PLANET-C). Venus, the Roman goddess of love and beauty and … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Goodbye Cassini, Thank You

Images credit & copyright: NASA/JPL. Many more images and links below. On October 15, 1997 a Titan IV (401)B lifted off from Cape Canaveral’s SLC-40 carrying what would become one of the most successful space probes in our history; Cassini. … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Planetary Society’s LightSail 1 Takes Flight In May

Image Credit & Copyright: Planetary Society. If you’re a member of the Planetary Society (which all space nuts should be), or even if you just love new technology and spaceflight in general you’re getting excited about this launch.  Scheduled for … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

CASSINI IMAGES URANUS THROUGH THE RINGS OF SATURN

CASSINI IMAGES URANUS THROUGH THE RINGS OF SATURN Image Credit & Copyright: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SSI / Ian Regan / Val Klavans. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and links. First off let me say … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment