The Planetary Society is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Here are instructions on how to enable JavaScript in your web browser . At each meeting they had the opportunity to talk about the importance of space exploration and scientific research. The Planetary Society is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Bill Nye's top eclipse tip: Protect your eyes. Shoemaker grants are awarded to amateur observers, observers in developing countries, and professional astronomers who, with seed funding, can greatly increase their programs' contributions to NEO … Here are instructions on how to enable JavaScript in your web browser . The Planetary Society established the Gene Shoemaker Near Earth Object Grants to find and track near-Earth objects (NEOs) and to determine which -- if any -- pose a threat to our world. Here are instructions on how to enable JavaScript in your web browser . Bill Nye • August 15, 2017 • 1. When you become a member, you join our mission to increase discoveries in our solar system and beyond, elevate the search for life outside our planet, and decrease the risk of Earth being hit by an asteroid. Before the State of the Union address, Bill Nye and Planetary Society staff met with sixteen sitting members of Congress. For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Join The Planetary Society Your role in space exploration starts now. The Planetary Society is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Antonio Peronace for The Planetary Society. Bill Nye Addresses the PDC CEO Bill Nye addresses the attendees of the Planetary Defense Conference’s public event on 1 May 2019 in Washington, D.C.