POPULAR SCIENCE WRITINGS
Sky and Telescope, Cosmic Relief Column
Thank Our Lucky Planets: How Planets Really Do Shape Our Fate
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter: Ten Years Over Mars
The Golden Spike of Tranquility Base
International Space Station: Our Year In Space
Could It Be: Possible Signs of Extraterrestrial Intelligence?
No Need to Feel Lonely
One Galactic Year from Now: Will the Anthropocene be an event, an era, or a transition?
Cosmic Optimism: Our Galaxy is likely to contain an increasingly large number of advanced civilizations.
It’s not about Pluto: Exoplanets are Planets Too!
Search for Intelligent Worlds
Through the Glass, Darkly?
What’s a Planet?
MARS: Feel the Vibe
Monkeying with the World
The Earth-size World Next Door
It’s Full of Moonlets
To Explore the Same Old New Worlds
Back to the Future
Too Many Moons
Another Giant Leap
Revising Earth’s Biography
New York Times
Inside Enceladus. Nature News and Views. 445:376-377
Venus Unveiled, Astronomy Magazine, June 1997.
When I Heard the Learned Astronomers. Astronomy Magazine,December, 1998.
Cassini’s Nuclear Risk. Astronomy Magazine, August 1999.
The 2000 Year Itch. Astronomy Magazine, January 2000.
Is The Truth Out There? SETI and the Science Wars. Astronomy Magazine, April 2000.
Oct 2008 article on the Venus Express Mission
Meeting Venus. Astrobiology Magazine. March 2006.
Pale Blue Dot III: An Astrobiology Field Report. Astrobiology Magazine. November 2006.
A Weeklong Diary of an Astrobiologist, Slate Diary, December 15-19, 2003. Entry 1, Entry 2, Entry 3, Entry 4, Entry 5
“Is Mars Ours?” Slate, January 2004.
“In Search of Planetary Intelligence” Slate, September 2013.
The Harvard Crimson
Space Invaders. Op Ed in The Harvard Crimson, October 2003.
Lost in Space, Natural History Magazine February, 1997.
Venus Unveiled. The Sciences. July/August. 1993.
The Boston Globe
Grinspoon, D.H. (2004). The Case for Astrobiological Research of Venus. SETI Institute. Explorer, 1(1). July 2004.
Grinspoon, D.H. (1988). Venus: Bone wet or born dry? The Planetary Report, VIII(6):16.
Grinspoon, D.H. (1997.) A Long Hot Venusian Afternoon. StarDate Magazine, June 1997.