Current planetary missions
Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) is the latest NASA mission to the Moon and has been giving us amazing views of our nearest neighbor in space.Two good videos: Evolution of the Moon and Tour of the Moon.
Curiosity, the latest and most capable ever Mars rover, landed in August 2012. Its landing site, Gale crater, is thought to contain deposits laid down in water.
Mars Exploration Rovers. The rovers Spirit and Opportunity arrived Mars in January 2004. Although Spirit has gone quiet, Opportunity is alive and well!
Juno is in orbit about Jupiter.
Cassini is a spacecraft in orbit around Saturn. It arrived in the summer of 2004 and has given us thousands of fantastic images.It will complete its mission by plunging into Saturn in Sept. 2017.
The MESSENGER spacecraft was the first Mercury orbiter. It completed its mission in 2015.