Solar Sailing - LightSail2 in orbit over Australia

Solar Sailing Lessons From LightSail2

Solar Sailing was the subject of a paper released by the Planetary Society last month. Find out what they learned from the highly successful LightSail2 mission.(4:00 min read)

LightSail2 Update – Sails Unfurled

T​he Planetary Society's LightSail2 satellite has reached the next stage of its mission. Learn how it deployed its massive sail and what's next for the plucky little spacecraft.