The Planetary Society is a prominent non-profit organization focused on advancing space exploration, research, and education. Founded in 1980 by world-renowned Carl Sagan, Bruce Murray, and Louis Friedman, the organization aims to inspire and involve the public in space exploration, promote policy advocacy for space science, and support innovative space technologies. With a strong emphasis on public engagement, the Planetary Society conducts various projects, events, and initiatives to foster interest in space among people of all nationalities and ages.
We encourage you to visit the website of The Planetary Society at planetary.org
The current CEO of The Planetary Society is Bill Nye, widely recognized as “Bill Nye the Science Guy.” He has played a significant role in promoting science education and fostering public interest in space exploration through his work as a scientist, educator, and media personality. He often appears on livestreams of important NASA missions and broadcasts to explain the mission and what is happening, to the public.
As of August, 2023, Tao (the Founder of Tao) is now supporting The Planetary Society and is a member of it. Though we have practically zero available money right now, it is important for not just us, but for you to support such important organizations which see beyond national borders, far into the potential-filled future, where humanity is thriving beyond Earth.