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Return to Mars: Two Rover Landing Sites Chosen

Mars Exploration Rover

Air Date: 04/21/2003
Run Time: 0:29:50

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Guests:

  • Matt Golombek, Co-chair, Mars Exploration Rover Landing Site selection committee

Topics: Opportunity, Spirit, Planetary Radio, Mars Exploration Rovers, Mars

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Matt Golombek was co-chair of the international site selection committee for the Mars Exploration Rovers. He'll tell us about that process, and about the exciting destinations just chosen. What objects hold the solar system's speed record? We'll find out from Emily. And Bruce Betts is on island time for this week's What's Up, including a new trivia question.

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