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Magnets Roving on Mars

Mars Exploration Rover artist's concept Spirit or Opportunity, on Mars

Air Date: 04/19/2004
Run Time: 0:25:15

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Guests:

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

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

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They're small and simple, but the strategically located magnets on the Mars Exploration Rovers are telling us more about the red planet. Hear about them this week, along with six degrees of Bruce Betts with What's Up! and Emily Lakdawalla's Q and A.

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