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Planetary Radio Show Archives: 2004

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Huygens Probe Sets Off On Its Own for Saturn's Moon Titan

12/27/2004 | 0:28:50

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Huygens Probe Sets Off On Its Own for Saturn's Moon Titan

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Wes Huntress on the NASA Administrator's Resignation and a New Super Mars Rover

12/20/2004 | 0:28:50

Wes Huntress on the NASA Administrator's Resignation and a New Super Mars Rover

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Deflecting Asteroids Headed Our Way

12/13/2004 | 0:28:50

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Deflecting Asteroids Headed Our Way

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IBM Enters SETI@Home's Game

12/06/2004 | 0:28:50

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IBM Enters SETI@Home's Game

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The Depths of Space: A New Book About the Pioneer Planetary Probes

11/29/2004 | 0:28:50

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The Depths of Space: A New Book About the Pioneer Planetary Probes

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Europe's SMART-1 Reaches the Moon!

11/22/2004 | 0:28:50

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Europe's SMART-1 Reaches the Moon!

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Solar Sail Ready for Liftoff

11/15/2004 | 0:28:50

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Solar Sail Ready for Liftoff

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On The Edge of Science: The NASA Institute for Advanced Concepts

11/08/2004 | 0:28:50

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On The Edge of Science: The NASA Institute for Advanced Concepts

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Black Cats and Other Mysteries--Cassini-Huygens at Saturn's Moon Titan

11/01/2004 | 0:28:50

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Black Cats and Other Mysteries--Cassini-Huygens at Saturn's Moon Titan

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Getting Ready for Titan with Chris McKay

10/25/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Chris McKay, Famed planetary scientist, NASA Ames Research Center

Getting Ready for Titan with Chris McKay

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A Conversation With Jet Propulsion Lab Director Charles Elachi

10/18/2004 | 0:28:50

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A Conversation With Jet Propulsion Lab Director Charles Elachi

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A Special Planetary Radio: SpaceShipOne Wins the X Prize!

10/11/2004 | 0:28:50

A Special Planetary Radio: SpaceShipOne Wins the X Prize!

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Former Soviet Space Program Director Roald Sagdeev on the Sputnik 1 Anniversary

10/04/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Roald Sagdeev, former Director, Soviet Space Research Institute

Former Soviet Space Program Director Roald Sagdeev on the Sputnik 1 Anniversary

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Amateur Astronomers Work to Save the Planet

09/27/2004 | 0:28:50

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Amateur Astronomers Work to Save the Planet

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SETI@Home Chief Scientist Dan Werthimer Says Sorry, Wrong Number

09/20/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Dan Wertheimer, SETI Chief Scientist, University of California, Berkeley

SETI@Home Chief Scientist Dan Werthimer Says Sorry, Wrong Number

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Genesis Rises From the Ashes/Planetary Protection

09/13/2004 | 0:28:50

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Genesis Rises From the Ashes/Planetary Protection

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Billions of Earths?

09/06/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Geoff Marcy, Professional planet hunter, University of California, Berkeley

Billions of Earths?

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Genesis Returns With a Bit of the Sun

08/30/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Don Burnett, Genesis mission principal investigator and lead scientist

Genesis Returns With a Bit of the Sun

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In the Footsteps of Carl Sagan: Neil Tyson of the Hayden Planetarium

08/23/2004 | 0:28:50

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In the Footsteps of Carl Sagan: Neil Tyson of the Hayden Planetarium

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Encore Presentation: Ray Bradbury's 83rd Birthday Party!

08/16/2004 | 0:30:42

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Encore Presentation: Ray Bradbury's 83rd Birthday Party!

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Moonwalker Harrison Schmitt Visits Planetary Radio

08/09/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Harrison Schmitt, Moonwalker, geologist, engineer, entrepreneur and former US Senator

Moonwalker Harrison Schmitt Visits Planetary Radio

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MESSENGER Spacecraft Heads for Mercury

08/02/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Sean Solomon, Principal Investigator for MESSENGER, Carnegie Institution of Washington

MESSENGER Spacecraft Heads for Mercury

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Thunderbirds Director Jonathan Frakes of Star Trek Fame

07/26/2004 | 0:28:50

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Thunderbirds Director Jonathan Frakes of Star Trek Fame

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Apollo Astronauts Visit Planetary Radio

07/19/2004 | 0:28:50

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Apollo Astronauts Visit Planetary Radio

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A Visit With NASA Associate Administrator Ed Weiler

07/12/2004 | 0:28:50

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A Visit With NASA Associate Administrator Ed Weiler

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Cassini-Huygens Reaches Saturn

07/05/2004 | 0:28:50

Cassini-Huygens Reaches Saturn

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A SpaceShipOne Special!

06/28/2004 | 0:28:50

A SpaceShipOne Special!

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Cassini Visits Phoebe at Saturn!

06/21/2004 | 0:28:50

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Cassini Visits Phoebe at Saturn!

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Donna Shirley and Science Fiction's New Home

06/14/2004 | 0:28:50

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Donna Shirley and Science Fiction's New Home

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How's the Weather on Mars?

06/07/2004 | 0:28:50

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How's the Weather on Mars?

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Hunting for Extrasolar Planets

05/31/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Geoff Marcy, Professional planet hunter, University of California, Berkeley

Hunting for Extrasolar Planets

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A Teenager in Space?

05/24/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Justin Houchin, a 17-year-old from Sunland, California, who could be the first teenager in space

A Teenager in Space?

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SETI@Home Turns Five!

05/17/2004 | 0:28:50

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SETI@Home Turns Five!

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Opportunity Reaches Endurance Crater on Mars

05/10/2004 | 0:28:50

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  • Phil Christensen, TES and THEMIS Principal Investigator, Arizona State University

Steve Squyres and Phil Christensen discuss Opportunity's latest goal, Endeavour Crater; Emily Lakdawalla knows how to find a spacecraft sailing out beyond Pluto, and Bruce Betts has a lock on a couple of comets.

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Charley Kohlhase: Engineer, Artist, Cassini Mission Designer

05/03/2004 | 0:28:50

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Charley Kohlhase: Engineer, Artist, Cassini Mission Designer

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Ray Bradbury Returns!

04/26/2004 | 0:28:56

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Ray Bradbury Returns!

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Magnets Roving on Mars

04/19/2004 | 0:25:15

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  • Walter Goetz, Mars Exploration Rovers magnet team member, University of Copenhagen

This week we hear about the strategically located magnets on the Mars Exploration Rovers and how are telling us more about the red planet.

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Celebrate With The Mars Exploration Rover Team

04/12/2004 | 0:22:40

With lots to celebrate, The Planetary Society threw a party for the scientists and engineers who have made Spirit and Opportunity such amazing successes, and you're invited!

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Life on Mars...and Earth

04/05/2004 | 0:29:54

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  • Andrew Knoll, Harvard biologist and science team member, Mars Exploration Rover mission

We visit Harvard biologist Andrew Knoll for a conversation about finding life on the red planet. Emily Lakdawalla is seeing red on another of Earth's neighbors, and Bruce Betts spins a tale of Death Stars, cockroaches and trivia contests on What's Up!

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A Salty Sea on Mars

03/29/2004 | 0:29:17

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A Salty Sea on Mars

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Far Out Sedna

03/22/2004 | 0:31:07

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  • Mike Brown, Planetary Astronomer, California Institute of Technology

Far Out Sedna

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Defending Earth From Asteroids

03/15/2004 | 0:28:36

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  • Alan Harris, one of many scientists working to protect our little planet from Near Earth Objects

Defending Earth From Asteroids

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Confirmed: Water Was on Mars!

03/08/2004 | 0:26:58

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  • Ben Clark, Chief Scientist of Space Exploration, Lockheed Martin

Confirmed: Water Was on Mars!

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Jim Bell, The Pancam Man!

03/01/2004 | 0:29:22

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  • Jim Bell, President of the Board of Directors, The Planetary Society

Planetary Radio talks with the developer of the Pancam on the Mars Exploration Rovers, Jim Bell. We also feature the last pair of Student Astronauts, and another visit with Astrobots Biff Starling and Sandy Moondust.

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RATs, Astrobots, and a Six Iron on the Moon!

02/23/2004 | 0:26:41

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RATs, Astrobots, and a Six Iron on the Moon!

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Stardust Status Report

02/16/2004 | 0:30:02

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  • Don Brownlee, Principal Investigator for the Stardust mission

Stardust Status Report

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The Astrobots are Back on Our Show!

02/09/2004 | 0:26:19

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  • Wayne Lee, Entry, Descent and Landing Chief Engineer, Mars Exploration Rover mission

After a long hiatus, Biff Starling and Sandy Moondust return to the air. You'll also hear from Mars Exploration Rover Entry, Descent and Landing Chief Engineer Wayne Lee, and from two more of the Student Astronauts.

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Mars Exploration Rover Flight Director Chris Lewicki

02/02/2004 | 0:29:11

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  • Chris Lewicki, President and Chief Asteroid Miner, Planetary Resources

Opportunity is on a roll and Spirit is almost back to full health as we visit with the young Flight Director for the mission. We also hear from two more of the Student Astronauts.

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Opportunity Lands and Hope Builds for Spirit

01/26/2004 | 0:34:16

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  • Rob Manning, Chief Engineer, Mars Exploration Directorate, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

We celebrate the perfect landing of Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity with special guest Rob Manning, plus lots more, including two more Student Astronauts, and a "name that outcropping" contest from Bruce Betts.

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The First Student Astronauts Arrive

01/12/2004 | 0:28:25

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  • Courtney Dressing, Student Astronaut, The Planetary Society's Red Rover Goes to Mars project
  • Rafael Morozowski, Student Astronaut, The Planetary Society's Red Rover Goes to Mars project

The First Student Astronauts Arrive

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Spirit Lands on Mars!

01/05/2004 | 0:30:35

Follow the incredibly exciting and finally triumphant arrival on Mars of the Mars Exploration Rover as it happened at Wild About Mars, the Planetary Society's big weekend event at the Pasadena Convention Center.

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