Venus News


Mission Press Releases

  • Deep Atmosphere of Venus Probe as a Mission Priority for the Upcoming Decade
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - Tuesday, September 1, 2020
    Posted on: 9/1/2020 2:09:52 PM PDT

  • NASA's Venus Rover Challenge Winners Announced
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, July 6, 2020
    Posted on: 7/6/2020 8:46:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Wants Your Help Designing a Venus Rover Concept
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, February 21, 2020
    Posted on: 2/21/2020 10:56:20 PM PDT

  • Creating a Hotspot for Understanding Venus
    Europlanet - Wednesday, February 7, 2018
    Posted on: 2/7/2018 5:53:32 PM PDT

  • Stationary waves and slowly moving features in the night upper clouds of Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - Friday, July 28, 2017
    Posted on: 7/28/2017 2:44:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Studying Shared Venus Science Objectives with Russian Space Research Institute
    NASA HQ - Friday, March 10, 2017
    Posted on: 3/11/2017 1:28:14 AM PDT

  • Scientist explains sulfur behavior in Venus atmosphere
    Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology - Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Posted on: 4/27/2016 8:25:02 PM PDT

  • New Clues to Old Mystery Behind Venus's Green Glow
    New Mexico State University - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Posted on: 11/12/2014 7:15:52 PM PDT

  • Venus Express Rises Again
    European Space Agency - Friday, July 11, 2014
    Posted on: 7/11/2014 8:10:32 PM PDT

  • Sounding Rocket to Peek at Atmosphere of Venus
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Wednesday, November 27, 2013
    Posted on: 11/27/2013 1:19:13 PM PDT

  • The Three Transits of Venus 2012
    Williams College - Wednesday, January 9, 2013
    Posted on: 1/9/2013 5:19:47 PM PDT

  • Transit of Venus To Be Observed from Saturn
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, December 20, 2012
    Posted on: 12/21/2012 1:06:30 AM PDT

  • An elusive effect measured during the last Venus transit
    Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica - Tuesday, December 11, 2012
    Posted on: 12/11/2012 3:28:35 PM PDT

  • Astronomers Without Borders: Phone & Online Technology Brought to Transit of Venus
    Astronomers Without Borders - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:53:16 PM PDT

  • Live Webcast of Transit of Venus, June 5
    Exploratorium - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:50:54 PM PDT

  • Sky & Telescope: Your Complete Go-to Guide for June's Transit of Venus
    Sky and Telescope - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:50:12 PM PDT

  • Transit of Venus Webcast from Mount Wilson Observatory
    Mount Wilson Observatory - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:47:38 PM PDT

  • Last Chance for a Century to Witness the Transit of Venus
    - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:46:27 PM PDT

  • 2012 Transit of Venus Expeditions Rival Captain Cook's
    Williams College - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:45:18 PM PDT

  • Science Planned on JCMT During Transit of Venus
    Joint Astronomy Centre - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:44:04 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Analysis of NASA's DSN Venus Express radio occultation data for year 2014
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 17, 2021
    Posted on: 2/17/2021 3:35:45 PM PDT

  • Lunar Exploration as a Probe of Ancient Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 7, 2020
    Posted on: 10/7/2020 11:48:36 PM PDT

  • Revisiting the Sulfur-Water Chemical System in the Middle Atmosphere of Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 19, 2020
    Posted on: 6/19/2020 4:02:24 PM PDT

  • Human Assisted Science at Venus: Venus Exploration in the New Human Spaceflight Age
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 11, 2020
    Posted on: 6/11/2020 6:58:44 PM PDT

  • Global maps of Venus nightside mean infrared thermal emissions obtained by VIRTIS on Venus Express
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 4, 2020
    Posted on: 3/4/2020 11:42:01 PM PDT

  • Call For VEXAG Steering Committee Members
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 13, 2019
    Posted on: 10/13/2019 9:46:51 PM PDT

  • The Physical Origin of the Venus Low Atmosphere Chemical Gradient
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 21, 2019
    Posted on: 8/22/2019 12:17:51 AM PDT

  • Principal Components of Short-term Variability in Venus' UV Albedo
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 16, 2019
    Posted on: 4/17/2019 2:21:58 AM PDT

  • Mesoscale modeling of Venus' bow-shape waves
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 19, 2019
    Posted on: 2/21/2019 6:27:14 PM PDT

  • Simulating Venus' Cloud Level Dynamics Using a Middle Atmosphere General Circulation Model
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 21, 2018
    Posted on: 11/21/2018 8:28:41 PM PDT

  • Hesperos: A geophysical mission to Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 20, 2018
    Posted on: 3/20/2018 2:59:51 PM PDT

  • Mesospheric optical signatures of possible lightning on Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 23, 2018
    Posted on: 1/23/2018 4:04:04 PM PDT

  • Venus Topography and Boundary Conditions in 3D General Circulation Modeling
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 4, 2017
    Posted on: 12/4/2017 5:31:38 PM PDT

  • Transient Co-orbitals of Venus: An Update
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 9, 2017
    Posted on: 11/9/2017 6:02:15 PM PDT

  • Return to Venus of the Japanese Venus Climate Orbiter AKATSUKI
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 16, 2017
    Posted on: 10/16/2017 5:07:33 PM PDT

  • About Superrotation in Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 13, 2017
    Posted on: 9/13/2017 4:26:19 PM PDT

  • Equatorial jet in the lower to middle cloud layer of Venus revealed by Akatsuki
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 8, 2017
    Posted on: 9/8/2017 3:35:32 PM PDT

  • Venus Exploration Analysis Group (VEXAG) Call For Executive Committee Members
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - December 12, 2016
    Posted on: 12/12/2016 9:14:29 PM PDT

  • Venus cloud morphology and motions from ground-based images at the time of the Akatsuki orbit insertion
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 15, 2016
    Posted on: 11/15/2016 3:25:48 PM PDT

  • Venus Long-life Surface Package
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 11, 2016
    Posted on: 11/11/2016 5:37:04 PM PDT