LightSail 2 getting lower as it completes third year in space: https://www.planetary.org/articles/lightsail-2-third-anniversary-update
Rings in our Solar System can come and go: https://blog.jatan.space/p/exploring-the-changing-rings-of-our-solar-system
Updates from our Shoemaker NEO Grant winners: https://www.planetary.org/articles/updates-from-our-shoemaker-neo-grant-winners
Moon Monday #82: Growing NASA-ESA synergy, lunar Starship, wireless power on the Moon, and more updates: https://blog.jatan.space/p/moon-monday-issue-82
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My post criticizing Patreon is on the front page of Hacker News! https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=31788923
Lots of creators agreeing, and many interesting discussions on what might be happening on the infrastructure end behind the scenes.
NASA and ESA are collaborating to better explore our Moon with Lunar Pathfinder: https://blog.jatan.space/p/nasa-esa-collaborate-on-lunar-pathfinder
A joint-letter in support of NEO Surveyor: https://www.planetary.org/articles/tps-nss-joint-letter-supporting-neo-surveyor
Why can't the ISS operate forever?: https://www.planetary.org/articles/why-international-space-station-cant-operate-forever
Hardware for crewed Moon missions launching later this decade is coming along piece by piece, and it’s so exciting! 🚀👩🏽🚀 https://blog.jatan.space/p/moon-monday-issue-81#%C2%A7future-moon-mission-hardware-coming-to-life
Moon Monday #81: Lunar missions on the verge of launching and future hardware coming to life https://blog.jatan.space/p/moon-monday-issue-81
Introducing a network for thoughtful conversations https://thoughts.jatan.space/p/introducing-linktalk
Every Monday for the last 19 months, I’ve been tracking the progress of NASA’s plans to return humans to the Moon on my one-of-a-kind newsletter https://blog.jatan.space/s/moon-monday. It also covers global lunar exploration, science and commercial developments! Thoughts?