Juice has taken flight! The Ecu House Company’s Juice venture to the icy moons Europa, Callisto, and Ganymede introduced this month, embarking on an eight-year adventure to Jupiter. Juice undertaking scientist Olivier Witasse joins this week’s Planetary Radio to percentage the exciting information about the release and the following steps for this groundbreaking venture to discover Jupiter’s icy moons. Pictured: An artists’ affect of ESA’s JUICE spacecraft at Jupiter. Symbol credit score: ESA/NASA/DLR.
Bookworms and area nerds unite! The Planetary Society held our first-ever digital ebook membership assembly this week in our on-line member neighborhood. Creator Andy Weir joined Mat Kaplan and a digital room filled with Planetary Society participants to talk about his newest ebook, Mission Hail Mary. Our ebook membership will meet each and every month to talk about a brand new ebook and listen to from other authors and mavens. The membership is unique to Planetary Society participants, so should you’re no longer already a member, sign up for lately!
The Moon is in its first quarter section — what does that imply? Our information to the levels of the Moon explains what each and every section title manner, why the Moon has levels within the first position, and why we don’t get eclipses each month.