Planetary Science


Planetary Science News

EAPS-Led Study Investigates Moon's Interior
Scientists have long assumed that all the planets in our solar system look the same beneath the surface, but a study published in Geology on Oct. 4 tells a different story.

Multiple EAPS Graduate Students Receive IN Space Grant Consortium Fellowship
Three EAPS graduate students have been selected for a NASA-affiliated graduate fellowship.

EAPS Graduate Student Awarded Multiple Fellowships
Marie McBride, an EAPS PhD student studying planetary science, has received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship and the Amelia Earhart Fellowship.

Dr. Horgan to spotlight Purdue role in Mars 2020 rover mission at Science on Tap
Dr. Briony Horgan of EAPS will highlight efforts by Purdue and NASA in the search for signs of microbial life on Mars at next week's Science on Tap.

Dr. Minton leading team to design spacecraft to study Mars moons
A Purdue team, led by Dr. Minton, will design a spacecraft for NASA to investigate the moons of Mars.


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