Venus News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • ISS Crew to Observe & Photograph Transit of Venus
    NASA HQ - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:41:36 PM PDT

  • ESA missions gear up for transit of Venus
    ESA Venus Express Mission - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:39:27 PM PDT

  • Solar Dynamics Observatory to Observe Venus Transit
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:38:09 PM PDT

  • NASA Glenn Joins in Venus Transit Activities
    Glenn Research Center - Monday, June 4, 2012
    Posted on: 6/4/2012 2:36:38 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • Venus Targets Workshop Report Posted on VEXAG Website
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - February 21, 2016
    Posted on: 2/22/2016 1:51:52 AM PDT

  • Impact-driven planetary desiccation: The origin of the dry Venus
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 7, 2015
    Posted on: 9/7/2015 3:28:59 PM PDT

  • Venus Climate Orbiter AKATSUKI Re-injection to Venus Orbit and Observation Plan
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - February 15, 2015
    Posted on: 2/16/2015 1:28:15 AM PDT

  • Call for Letters of Application for Membership on Joint NASA Roscomos IKI Science Definition Team For Venera D
    NASA HQ - December 19, 2013
    Posted on: 12/20/2013 3:15:14 AM PDT

  • Updated AGU Venus Town Hall Agenda
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - December 8, 2013
    Posted on: 12/8/2013 10:55:33 PM PDT

  • Preliminary Agenda for VEXAG Meeting #11
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 30, 2013
    Posted on: 10/30/2013 1:52:02 PM PDT

  • Venus Technology Forum at VEXTAG Meeting #11
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 14, 2013
    Posted on: 10/14/2013 1:35:54 PM PDT

  • A New State of Venus's Atmosphere
    American Geophysical Union - January 9, 2013
    Posted on: 1/9/2013 3:44:19 PM PDT

  • Venus: An Engineering Problem
    NASA ASK Magazine - July 31, 2012
    Posted on: 7/31/2012 4:47:31 PM PDT

  • Image: Hinode Views the 2012 Venus Transit
    NASA HQ - June 6, 2012
    Posted on: 6/7/2012 1:36:04 AM PDT

  • SDO's Ultra-high Definition View of 2012 Venus Transit
    NASA HQ - June 6, 2012
    Posted on: 6/6/2012 2:29:18 PM PDT

  • NASA's SDO Captures 2012 Venus Transit Approach
    NASA HQ - June 6, 2012
    Posted on: 6/6/2012 2:11:25 PM PDT