About Planetary News

Planetary News is an informational news service for the planetary community provided by the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI). The LPI disseminates the latest results of recently published research, community news and announcements, job opportunities, and more. Views and opinions expressed do not reflect the official policy or position of the LPI or Universities Space Research Association.

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Science articles are summarized by LPI postdoctoral researchers and edited by LPI staff scientists, who serve as science editors for this publication.