Category Archives: New and Noteworthy

Lunar and Planetary Science Books Online

Lunar Sourcebook: A User's Guide to the Moon     Geologic History of the Moon     Basaltic Volcanism on the Terrestrial Planets     Traces of Catastrophe     Lunar Bases and Space Activities of the 21st Century

Did you know that the LPI has made several important lunar and planetary science books and documents available online? Titles include Lunar Sourcebook: A User’s Guide to the Moon, The Geologic History of the Moon, Basaltic Volcanism on the Terrestrial Planets, Traces of Catastrophe, and Lunar Bases and Space Activities of the 21st Century.

USRA’s Earth Science Picture of the Day


The Earth Science Picture of the Day (EPOD) highlights the diverse processes and phenomena which shape our planet and our lives. EPOD, a service of Universities Space Research Association, collects and archives photos, imagery, graphics, and artwork with short explanatory captions and links exemplifying features within the Earth system. The community is invited to contribute images, captions, and relevant links.