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    SPIF - The Spacecraft Planetary Imaging Facility provides research support by assisting planetary scientists in their research, and by providing outreach services and educational support throughout the region.

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    SPIF is sponsored jointly by NASA and Cornell University, and is part of an international network, The Regional Planetary Image Facility Network (RPIF-N).

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    Upcoming Events




    SPIF teacher with students

    Learn about planetary science.
    Plan a science field trip to SPIF, have us visit your school, or attend one of our educator workshops. We also offer resourses for curriculum enhancement. All our outreach services are FREE.

    SPIF for Educators  

    Student visiting SPIF

    Tour the Solar System at SPIF!
    We are in Ithaca, NY, and open to the public. You can stop by during our normal hours, schedule a visit or private tour, or have us come to you for an event or presentation.

    SPIF for the General Public  

    SPIF library of globes and books on location

    Are you a scientist?
    Find out how you can use SPIF planetary data and facilities for your research. We also offer workshops in planetary image analysis.

    SPIF for Researchers