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2015 in review: a year of spectacular planetary missions and discoveries

High-resolution view of Pluto from New Horizons, showing rugged mountains and vast icy plains. Image Credit: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI

High-resolution view of Pluto from New Horizons, showing rugged mountains and vast icy plains. Image Credit: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI

To say that 2015 has been a great year for planetary exploration would be an understatement, with fantastic new discoveries from around the Solar System. From our first ever close-up look at Pluto and its moons, to more evidence for ancient lakes and rivers on Mars (and current briny streams) to weird bright spots and mountains on Ceres, to the continuing study of Saturn and its moons, notably Enceladus, to spectacular close-up views of a comet, it has indeed been quite a year.

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Review: The Year in Space 2016 Wall Calendar

The beautiful new Year in Space calendar for 2016.

The beautiful new Year in Space calendar for 2016.

Every year at this time there are a lot of new calendars to choose from, but only a few that are space or astronomy-related, or visually stunning or unique enough to stand out from the crowd. If that is what you are looking for, then look no further. The new 2016 edition of The Year in Space Wall Calendar is now available! This beautiful calendar is published in cooperation with The Planetary Society.

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Review: The Year in Space wall calendar for 2014

Credit: Paul Scott Anderson

Credit: Paul Scott Anderson

Every year at this time there are a lot of new calendars to choose from, but only a few that are space or astronomy-related, or visually stunning or unique enough to stand out from the crowd. If that is what you are looking for, then look no further. The new 2014 edition of the Year in Space calendar is now available! This beautiful calendar is published in cooperation with The Planetary Society.

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Review: The Year in Space wall calendar for 2013

The Year in Space wall calendar for 2013.

If you are a space exploration fan and need a wall calendar for the new year, then look no further. The new 2013 edition of the Year in Space calendar is now available! This beautiful calendar is published in cooperation with The Planetary Society.

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