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'Planetary' film wants to shift Earthlings' perspective

A thoughtful documentary from the Planetary Collective aims to shift our view by reminding us that we're all interconnected.

By March 17, 2015


Planetary postage: The solar system one stamp at a time (pictures)

While a stamp attached the New Horizons spacecraft is about to make history, the rest of the stamps in the series have some fascinating history to teach us as well.

9 Images By July 13, 2015


A planetary ring system 200 times the size of Saturn's

An extrasolar planetary ring system discovered in 2012 has now been determined to be much more massive than the one orbiting Saturn.

By January 26, 2015


Give a toast to the solar system with the ThinkGeek Planetary Glass Set

The ThinkGeek Planetary Glass Set is a set of 10 drinking glasses made to look like the Sun and the planets -- even Pluto.

By November 24, 2014


Move over, Saturn, Mars might get its very own rings

Sure, Saturn has the most bling thanks to its rings. But an upcoming cosmic event could soon bring it some competition from the Red Planet.

By November 24, 2015


Curiosity rover will be first to visit Mars sand dunes

The Mars Curiosity rover is gearing up to boogie on the beach as NASA sends it on a new mission to study the Red Planet's fascinating sand dunes.

By November 17, 2015


Mars moon Phobos is doomed to fall apart from stress

Phobos is very close to its planet Mars, but the intimacy of that relationship also means destruction for the moon, NASA says this week.

By November 11, 2015


Is Pluto home to nuclear-powered ice volcanoes?

New Images from NASA's New Horizons mission show what could be tall craters erupting not with lava, but with ice warmed by radioactivity.

By November 9, 2015


Mars' atmosphere was likely 'blown away' by the sun

New findings from NASA show that violent solar storms likely launched Martian gases out into space years ago in a process still in motion today.

By November 5, 2015


Forecast for a distant world: Cloudy with a chance of hot metal

Scientists have spied clouds on a far-off planetoid, where the weather calls for a really rugged umbrella.

By November 3, 2015