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

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Air Date: 12/20/2004
Run Time: 0:28:50

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Former NASA Associate Administrator for Space Science Wes Huntress brings his expertise to two topics this week, the just announced resignation of Sean O'Keefe, and the selection of instruments for a huge new rover, the Mars Science Laboratory. Emily Lakdawalla considers the weird days and nights on Venus, and Bruce Betts presents plenty of planets and a new trivia contest on What's Up! Space headlines, too.


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