Forthcoming Articles

Forthcoming Articles

Explore the ORE of Planetary Science articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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History of Ideas about Planets and Planetary Systems

Depictions of the Moon in Western Culture (Jay M. Pasachoff, Roberta J.M. Olson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Moon and Planets in Indigenous California (Ed Krupp), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Astrology in Ancient Greek and Roman Culture (Nicholas Campion), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

Planetary Atmospheres and Oceans

Dust Devils on Earth and Mars (Matt Balme), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
The Atmospheres of Pluto and Triton (Angela M. Zalucha, Jason Cook), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Clouds in the Martian Atmosphere (Anni Määttänen, Franck Montmessin)
Jets in Planetary Atmospheres (Timothy E. Dowling)
Atmospheric Circulation on Venus (Masaru Yamamoto), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Planetary Chemistry & Cosmochemistry

Extraterrestrial Resources (V.V. Shevchenko)

Planetary Interiors

The Interiors of Jupiter and Saturn (Ravit Helled), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Tectonism of Mercury (Paul K. Byrne), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Planetary Magnetic Fields (Ulrich R. Christensen), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

Planetary Ionospheres and Magnetospheres

Martian Ionospheric Observation and Modelling (Francisco González-Galindo)
The Magnetosphere of Uranus (Xin Cao, Carol Paty)

Planetary Science Policy and Planning

Space and Planetary Resources (Angel Abbud-Madrid)
Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes (Martina Smuclerova), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Planetary Surfaces

Tectonism of Mercury (Paul K. Byrne), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

Small Bodies

Vesta and Ceres (Kevin Righter), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Exoplanets: Atmospheres of Hot Jupiters (Dmitry V. Bisikalo, Pavel V. Kaygorodov, Valery I. Shematovich)
Hot Planetary Coronas (Valery I. Shematovich, Dmitry V. Bisikalo)
Meteorites (Kun Wang, Randy Korotev)

Space Law

Business, Legal and Policy Issues In Relation To Increased Private Space Activity (Mark J. Sundahl), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Space Law and Weapons in Space (Sa'id Mosteshar), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
International Satellite Law (Frans von der Dunk), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Agreement on the Rescue and Return of Astronauts and Objects Launched into Outer Space (Irmgard Marboe), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
International Geopolitics and Space Regulation (Gianfranco Gabriele Nucera), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Austrian National Space Law (Cordula Steinkogler)
Registration Convention (Anja Nakarada Pečujlić)
Registration of Space Objects (Bernhard Schmidt-Tedd)
Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes (Martina Smuclerova), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019