International Planetarium Society

Type: Organization
Name: International Planetarium Society
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mueller Planetarium's Jack Dunn retiring after stellar career

In Wizard of Oz-like fashion, Jack Dunn hides behind a wall of technology and works his digital magic on a computer screen.Instead of a ghostly, turban-wrapped head appearing in smoke, his audience sees moons, planets, comets and galaxies projected on ... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 2 reports

Scientist says China will explore deep space as early as 2020

An image of China's Chang'e-3 lunar probe taken by the moon rover Yutu, or Jade Rabbit, Febrary 23. (Photo/Xinhua)Ouyang Ziyuan, a chief scientist of the Chinese Lunar Exploration Program (CLEP), said at the opening ceremony of the 22nd International ... [Published Want China Times - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

China plans to land rover on Mars by 2020

02:29Reuters/Ali JarekjiChina is planning to land a rover on Mars by 2020 and bring back samples from the Red Planet a decade later, according to a top scientist with the country’s Lunar Exploration Program.The Mars probe will belaunching an orbiter and ... [Published Russia Today - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Chang'e V lunar probe to undergo return to earth test

China will conduct simulation tests on the return to Earth of the Chang'e V lunar probe at the end of this year, and China's goal for future deep space exploration is the solar system, People's Daily reported on Wednesday.Ouyang Ziyuan, China's chief ... [Published People.com.cn - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

China to Search Mars for Aliens and 'Recreate Planet'

China hoping to land rover on moon by 2020.NasaChina is planning to send a rover to Mars to collect samples and search for alien life within the next six years.Ouyang Ziyuan, chief scientist of the country's lunar project, said the Mars programme will ... [Published International Business Times UK - Jun 24 2014]

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"People know less science today than in the past but they need to have a better understanding and appreciation because it's all around us" he said
activity and research the planet’s environment, Ouyang explained. "The mission will also mark the beginning of China’s deeper"
"I'm hopeful that the first people could be taken to Mars in 10 to 12 years, I think it's certainly possible for that to occur" he told CNBC

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