LPL in the News

2018

Excellence in Planetary and Space Sciences Highlighted in UA Strategic Plan - Arizona Daily Star
November 17, 2018
BENNUVAL! Celebrates the Spirit of Human Curiosity - UA News
November 14, 2018
UA Team Aiming for Jupiter Moon, With a Stop in Greenland First - Arizona Daily Star
November 10, 2018
Diamond-shaped Asteroid Captured by NASA Spacecraft Stuns Scientists - Fox News
November 9, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Snaps the First Detailed Images of Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
November 3, 2018
Hey Bennu, Have We Met? I Never Forget an Asteroid. - SyfyWire
November 1, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Captures 'Super-Resolution' View of Bennu - NASA
October 30, 2018
UA Grad Student Unravels Space Mystery - KVOA 4
October 30, 2018
Tucson Researcher Tracking Unusual Blue Asteroid - Arizona Public Media
October 26, 2018
Rare Blue Asteroid Reveals Itself During Fly-By - UA News
October 24, 2018
Far Out! Astronomers Get Close-up View of Bizarre Blue Asteroid - USA Today
October 24, 2018
Explore Phaethon, the Weird Blue Rock That Turns Metal Into Goo - Discover
October 24, 2018
Asteroid or Comet? Weird Blue Space Rock 'Phaethon' Gets a Close-Up - Space.com
October 24, 2018
A Look at 3200 Phaethon: A Big, Bizarre, Blue Asteroid We Plan to Visit - CNET
October 23, 2018
Awards & Accolades - UA @ Work
October 8, 2018
Christopher Hamilton Explores the Architecture of Other Worlds - Science News
September 26, 2018
Ceres Takes Life an Ice Volcano at a Time - UA News
September 14, 2018
Bennu Trek - Tucson Weekly
September 13, 2018
NASA's Asteroid-Sampling Spacecraft Begins Its Science Work Today - Space.com
September 11, 2018
UA-led Mission OSIRIS-REx Celebrates 2 Years in Space - Tucson News Now
September 10, 2018
One Small Step, No Small Feat: UA’s Long History with NASA - The Daily Wildcat
September 7, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Snaps Its First Pic of Asteroid Bennu - Astronomy
August 28, 2018
NASA’s New Horizons and OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Spot Their Deep-space Targets - GeekWire
August 28, 2018
Q&A With the Scientists Behind OSIRIS-REx's 'Eyes' - UA @ Work
August 28, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Captures First Images of Bennu, 1.4M Miles From Asteroid - Arizona Public Media
August 24, 2018
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Begins Asteroid Operations Campaign - NASA
August 24, 2018
UA-led OSIRIS-REx Mission Catches First Glimpse of Asteroid Bennu - Arizona Daily Star
August 24, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Captures First Glimpse of Asteroid Bennu - UA News
August 24, 2018
Asteroid Probe Captures First Images of Its Distant Target - CBS News
August 24, 2018
NASA Spacecraft Preps for Chest-bump with Asteroid Bennu - CNET
August 22, 2018
NASA Spots Beaker the Muppet in Bug-eyed Mars Formation - CNET
August 17, 2018
Asteroid Mission Takes First Photo of Its Destination - KNAU
August 17, 2018
Chasing Asteroids: Dual Missions Sniff Out Clues to Solar System's Past - The Christian Science Monitor
August 17, 2018
Two UA Scientists Part of Historic Mission to 'Touch the Sun' - Arizona Daily Star
August 10, 2018
UA Mars Camera Watching Dust Storm From Orbit - Arizona Public Media
August 10, 2018
UA Scientists Gear Up to 'Touch the Sun' - UA News
August 8, 2018
After 3 Decades, Scientist's Prediction of Water on Mars Might be Validated - Arizona Daily Star
August 4, 2018
A 12-Mile-Wide Body of Water May Lie Below the South Pole of Mars - Seeker
July 25, 2018
Black on Black on Black: OSIRIS-REx Graphic Designer Melds Science and Art in 'Stunning' Illustrations - UA @ Work
July 24, 2018
Parker Solar Probe News Video with Joe Giacalone - KGUN 9
July 23, 2018
Mercury's Crust Might Be Thinner Than Anyone Thought - Space.com
July 16, 2018
Photos: Science Saturday at University of Arizona - Arizona Daily Star
July 15, 2018
Sun is the Center of Free Science Event for Families Saturday on UA Campus - Arizona Daily Star
July 13, 2018
Episode 139: First Photos of Bennu From OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Due Next Month - Arizona Public Media
July 12, 2018
Bradford Smith, Who Showed Postcards From Outer Space, Dies at 86 - The New Your Times
July 11, 2018
Thought Rosetta Had It Tough? Scientists Are About to Attempt an Even More Daring Space Landing - WIRED
July 5, 2018
NASA Reveals New Plan to Stop Asteroids Before They Hit Earth - NBC News
June 21, 2018
US Stepping up Earth's Protection from Asteroids, Comets - Arizona Daily Star
June 20, 2018
Planet-Forming Disks May Resemble Solar System 5 Billion Years Ago - UA News
June 14, 2018
UA Encourages Visually Impaired Teens in STEM - UA News
June 13, 2018
Tucson Astronomer Makes His Third Once-in-a-Lifetime Discovery - Tucson News Now
June 7, 2018
What it Takes to Discover Small Rocks in Space - UA News
June 6, 2018
Jamie Louise Molaro - transverse RANGES (tR)
May 31, 2018
Optical Sciences Student Off to Japan for Space Mission - UA News
May 31, 2018
UA Sets Teens With Visual Impairments on Path to STEM Careers - UA News
May 31, 2018
Asteroid Will Pass Between The Earth And The Moon Tuesday (Don't Panic) - NPR
May 15, 2018
An Asteroid the Size of the Statue of Liberty Will Whiz Past Earth Tomorrow. Here's How to See It - Time
May 14, 2018
Lauretta's Game Receives 2018 Mensa Select Seal - UA @ Work
May 14, 2018
Air Force Research Lab, Others Tap UA Space Expertise - UA News
May 8, 2018
Tiny Mercury Likely Has Dense, Thin Planetary Crust - Forbes
April 29, 2018
New Estimates of Mercury's Thin, Dense Crust - UA News
April 24, 2018
Space Dust Dings OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft - Arizona Public Media
April 24, 2018
A 150-Foot Asteroid Flew Alarmingly Close to Earth Just Hours After Being Spotted - Time
April 16, 2018
UA Team Using Low-cost System to Track Falling Chinese Space Station - Arizona Daily Star
March 30, 2018
Need to Divert a Killer Asteroid? Paint it - KGUN 9
March 29, 2018
The Sun Is Spitting Out Strange Patterns of Gamma Rays—and No One Knows Why - Scientific American
March 28, 2018
Asteroid-bound Spacecraft Finds Signs of Life - on Earth - Science
March 26, 2018
UA Researchers Track Chinese Space Station as it Falls to Earth - Research, Discovery & Innovation
March 21, 2018
Astronomer's Talk Combines Exploration of Space Missions and Board Games - Yale News
March 13, 2018
Asteroid Bennu: Target of Sample Return Mission - Space.com
March 12, 2018
The Massive Prize Luring Miners to the Stars - Bloomberg
March 8, 2018
UA Astronomers Track Tesla Roadster in Space - UA News
February 20, 2018
Elon Musk’s Tesla in Space Could Crash Into Earth - National Geographic
February 15, 2018
UA Researchers on Winning Team in Lunar Exploration Competition - UA News
February 9, 2018
Asteroid Coming Close Friday: Don't Worry, We're Safe - Arizona Daily Star
February 8, 2018
Asteroid 2018 CB Zips by Earth Friday: Watch it Online - Sky & Telescope
February 7, 2018
Asteroid to Pass Between Earth and Moon on Friday - Astronomy
February 7, 2018
UA's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Showcases an Out-of-this-World Art Exhibit - The Daily Wildcat
February 6, 2018
Rapid Detection and Recovery: The Science of Hunting Meteorites - UA News
February 6, 2018
Catalina Sky Survey Sets Record for Finding Asteroids - Arizona Public Media
January 17, 2018
HiRISE Camera Reveals Ice Buried in Mars Cliffs - Arizona Public Media
January 15, 2018
Steep Slopes on Mars Reveal Structure of Buried Ice - UA News
January 12, 2018
Scientists Discover Clean Water Ice Just Below Mars' Surface - WIRED
January 11, 2018
Steep Slopes on Mars Reveal Structure of Buried Ice - NASA, JPL
January 11, 2018
Stunning NASA Image from a Spacecraft on Its Way to an Asteroid Shows Earth and the Moon from Three Million Miles Away - DailyMail.com
January 10, 2018
Spacecraft Will Land on Two Different Asteroids this Year - and Bring Samples Back to Earth - Newsweek
January 5, 2018
Both Finalists for NASA's Next Exploration Mission Have UA Ties - Arizona Daily Star
January 2, 2018

2018