Uncover the newest secrets of the solar system!
From unexpected water levels on the lunar surface to recent discoveries about comets and asteroids, you’ll find exciting science results in The Solar System 2nd edition. This updated special issue from Astronomy magazine gives you new insights into the planets, the Sun, the Moon, and more.
Was there life on Mars?
Get the first results from martian rover Curiosity.
The planet of fire and ice
Discover surprising revelations from Mercury’s MESSENGER probe.
Explore the Saturn system
Browse stunning photos from the Cassini mission.
Could you ice skate on the Moon?
Learn the startling results from recent lunar missions.
PLUS you’ll see amazing images of solar activity and tap into the minds of renowned planetary scientists including William K. Hartmann, Heidi Hammel, S. Alan Stern, and Peter Schultz, among others.
The Solar System 2nd edition includes the most recent scientific results from the world’s leading experts and NASA probes.
• Discover new findings on what comets and asteroids are made of, how they formed, and the similarities that are surprising scientists.
• Learn what the Sun’s latest behavior tells scientists about our star.
• Find out what’s going on in Titan’s atmosphere.
Every story is accompanied by stunning imagery you won’t want to miss. Reserve your copy today!