Lunar and Planetary Information Bulletin
This newsletter explores issues related to planetary science and exploration.
Updated: 1 hour 38 sec ago
-- This issue features the planned Europa Clipper mission, which is designed to explore Europa to investigate its habitability
In this new section of the LPIB, the Director of the Planetary Science Division of NASA's Science Mission Directorate shares his thoughts about "Europa: NASA's Voyage to a Water World"
-- Similar-Looking Ridges on Mars Have Diverse Origins -- Spirit's Spirit Lives On -- A New Test for Life on Other Planets -- Curiosity Finds Evidence of Mars Crust Contributing to Atmosphere -- Dawn Discovers Evidence for Organic Material on Ceres -- Despite Longer Orbit, Juno Dives Over Jupiter's Cloud Tops -- NASA Receives Science Report on Europa Lander -- Close Views Show Saturn's Rings in Unprecedented Detail -- New Horizons Refines Course for Next Flyby -- NASA Selects Two Missions to Explore the Early Solar System -- Seven Earth-Sized Planets Found Around Nearby Star, Some in Habitable Zone
-- 48th LPSC Education and Public Engagement Activities -- Upcoming Public Event Opportunities -- NASA's "Science WOW!" Newsletter -- Summer Internships at Johns-Hopkins Applied Physics Lab -- 2017 NASA Planetary Science Summer Seminar -- Barringer Grant Applications for 2017 -- Division of Planetary Science 2017 Prize Nominations
-- Neil Gehrels, 1952-2017 -- Vera Cooper Rubin, 1928-2016 -- Kwok-Yung (Fred) Lo, 1947-2016
-- Dr. Paul Schenk Recognized with USRA Distinguished Service Award -- NASA Johnson Space Center Director Ellen Ochoa to be Inducted into U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame -- Stephen Mackwell Elected Fellow of AAAS -- Eric Becklin Awarded the 2017 Henry Norris Russell Lectureship -- National Space Society Honors NASA's William Gerstenmaier with 2017 Space Pioneer Award -- 2017 Pierazzo International Student Travel Award Winners Announced -- 2016 McKay and Wiley Award Recipients Named -- Barringer Awardees Named -- LPI Announces the 2017 Career Development Award Recipients -- Announcing the 2016 Stephen E. Dwornik Award Winners -- "MAC's Old Team" Wins the National Space Society's 2017 Space Pioneer Award for Special Merit -- NASA-Funded Website Lets Public Search for New Nearby Worlds