Daily Planet | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/daily-planet/RSS feed for Daily PlanetenFri, 06 Jul 2018 17:15:06 +0000It’s Time to Rethink the Way We Practice Safe Solar System Explorationhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/its-time-rethink-way-we-practice-safe-solar-system-exploration-180969563/The National Academies weigh in on planetary protection.Fri, 06 Jul 2018 17:15:06 +0000Don’t Worry, a Lunar Return Won’t Harm the Moonhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/dont-worry-lunar-return-wont-harm-moon-180969554/Taking advantage of lunar resources doesn’t mean smokestacks and open-pit mines. Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:15:52 +0000Reading the Signs of Lifehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/reading-signs-life-180969473/It won’t be as simple as finding a single “smoking gun.”Wed, 27 Jun 2018 19:18:05 +0000Where to Look for Life on Titanhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/where-look-life-titan-180969409/Would fresh impact craters or cryovolcanoes make better targets for astrobiologists?Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:49:52 +0000New Film Tells the Story of George Van Tassel and His UFO-Inspired “Integratron”https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/new-film-tells-story-ufo-contactee-180969368/In the 1950s, the Mojave Desert was mecca for believers in extraterrestrial visitors.Thu, 14 Jun 2018 19:16:02 +0000Fingerprints of Martian Lifehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/fingerprints-martian-life-180969265/Recent discoveries by the Curiosity rover reset the debate about life on Mars.Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:00:00 +0000The First Rocket Built for Spacehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/first-rocket-built-space-180969273/It isn’t what you think it was.Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:45:00 +0000How to Communicate with Alienshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-communicate-aliens-180969211/Some interesting ideas bounced around at a recent workshop.Thu, 31 May 2018 13:30:00 +0000America’s Return to the Moon: A Foothold, Not Just Footprintshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/americas-return-moon-foothold-not-just-footprints-180969180/What’s the purpose of going to the Moon? And how can we use it?Fri, 25 May 2018 18:37:05 +0000How to Test the Cosmic Zoo Hypothesishttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-test-cosmic-zoo-hypothesis-180969174/Future space missions should be able to detect a complex biosphere on an exoplanet.Thu, 24 May 2018 20:36:05 +0000A Road Trip to the Mighty Eighth Museum https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/a-road-trip-mighty-eighth-museum-180969079/Commemorating the sacrifices of U.S. airmen from World War II to today.Mon, 21 May 2018 15:00:12 +0000