Planetary scientists sharing ideas and discoveries.
Planetary Science Research Discoveries (PSRD) is an educational site sharing the latest research by NASA-sponsored scientists on meteorites, asteroids, planets, moons, and other materials in our Solar System. The website is supported by the Cosmochemistry Program of NASA's Science Mission Directorate and by Hawai'i Space Grant Consortium and is a vital link for planetary and space sciences, and for learning how science works.
» Age Rules
(posted October 30, 2015)
6 MOST RECENT HEADLINE ARTICLES. [ V I E W A L L ]
» Making and Differentiating Planets
» Chondritic Asteroids–When Did Aqueous Alteration Happen?
» Tungsten Isotopes, Formation of the Moon, and Lopsided Addition to Earth and Moon
» Ancient Jets of Fiery Rain
» Water in Asteroid 4 Vesta
» Moon's Pink Mineral
In this series of reports PSRD gives quick views of big advances in cosmochemistry, with links to further details.
» Target: Schrödinger Basin -- Impact melt rocks collected from Schrödinger Basin could reveal the age of the Moon's South Pole-Aitken basin.
NEWS LINKS WILL OPEN IN NEW WINDOWS.
Watch a video report » PSRD and planetary science, hosted by ThinkTechHawaii. (posted Oct. 26, 2015)
This section of PSRD contains annotated slide sets that are associated with our headline articles. We hope you find the slides useful for your own talks and presentations.
In this series of articles PSRD highlights the essential tools and amazing technology used by talented scientists seeking to unravel how the solar system formed.
This section of PSRD contains links to general information about meteorites, planetary science, and classroom activities.
Search + site navigation links are available on the top and bottom of each page.
[ About PSRD | Archive | CosmoSparks | Search | Subscribe ]
[ Glossary | General Resources | Comments | Top of page ]