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Planetary Radio Show Archives - 2005

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Still Making a Deep Impact, with Jessica Sunshine

12/26/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Jessica Sunshine, spectroscopist and Deep Impact co-investigator, University of Maryland

Still Making a Deep Impact, with Jessica Sunshine

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Uranus and Neptune Take Center Stage With Heidi Hammel

12/19/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Heidi Hammel, Vice President of the Board of Directors, The Planetary Society

Uranus and Neptune Take Center Stage With Heidi Hammel

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NASA Administrator Michael Griffin, and Your Ticket to Space

12/12/2005 | 0:28:50

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NASA Administrator Michael Griffin, and Your Ticket to Space

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Lou Friedman on China's Rising Star in Space

12/05/2005 | 0:28:50

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Lou Friedman on China's Rising Star in Space

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A Martian Anniversary for Spirit and Opportunity!

11/28/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

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

One Martian year of Spirit and Opportunity on Mars with Jim Bell, Cornell University; Q and A on a crusty moon; special trivia contest prize.

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Off to Pluto and Its Three Moons with Alan Stern

11/21/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Alan Stern, New Horizons Principal Investigator, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

New Horizons PI Alan Stern on the mission to Pluto, and discovery of 2 new moons. Q&A: movies from rocket launches. New trivia contest.

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Special Edition: Planetary Society's 25th Anniversary Gala

11/14/2005 | 0:28:50

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The Planetary Society celebrates 25 years with 300 close friends, including Ray Bradbury and Bill Nye. Also, a new What's Up space trivia contest.

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Peering Down at Huygens: Cassini Revisits Mysterious Titan

11/07/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Steve Wall, Deputy Team Leader, Cassini RADAR, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Steve Wall, deputy leader of the Cassini RADAR team, on new images of Huygens' landing site and a shoreline. Asteroids on Q&A, new What's Up Contest.

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Touring the Planets With Dava Sobel

10/31/2005 | 0:28:50

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Dava Sobel has just written The Planets. Not a drop of water on Jupiter's moon Io in Q and A, space headlines, and Mars comes close.

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Ray Bradbury Returns!

10/24/2005 | 0:28:50

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The beloved author, poet and visionary is back to talk about his inspirations, the romance of space exploration, and much more. Q&A on the biggest object in the Kuiper Belt, and a new space trivia contest on What's Up.

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Venus Express Leaves for Earth's Twin

10/17/2005 | 0:28:50

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Venus Express Project Scientist Håkan Svedhem talks about the first mission to the mysterious planet in more than a decade. Q&A on Jupiter's Great Red Spot and other storms. What's Up announces TWO new space contests.

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Gamma Ray Bursts: Explaining the Universe's Biggest Bangs

10/10/2005 | 0:28:50

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Swift satellite principal investigator Neil Gehrels on what causes the universe's biggest explosions. Q&A on the rings of Saturn, and a new space trivia contest during our What's Up segment about the night sky and more.

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Going Up! Ben Shelef of the Spaceward Foundation on Space Elevator Development

10/03/2005 | 0:28:50

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The Spaceward Foundation is about to host the first Space Elevator Games. Founder Ben Shelef talks about this and other projects. Q&A on where to look for life in our solar system and a new What's Up space trivia quiz.

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NASA's Chief Scientist on the Vision for Space Exploration

09/26/2005 | 0:28:50

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NASA's Jim Garvin comments on the agency's just announced plans for human exploration and new spacecraft. Also Lou Friedman, Q&A on craters throughout the solar system, and Bruce Betts with a new What's Up contest.

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Japanese Hayabusa Probe Reaches Asteroid

09/19/2005 | 0:28:50

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Project Manger Junichiro Kawaguchi celebrates the arrival at asteroid Itokawa, with further insights provided by former JPL Director Bruce Murray. Q&A on ice volcanoes, and a new trivia contest on What's Up.

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The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's Project Manager and Project Scientist

09/12/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Rich Zurek, MRO Project Scientist
  • Jim Graf, Project Manager, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter mission

MRO Project Manager Jim Graf and Project Scientist Rich Zurek introduce us to their powerful new spacecraft. Running out of big Near Earth Objects on Q&A, and we get Lost In Space" during the latest What's Up."

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The Pioneer Anomaly: A Mystery in Deep Space

09/05/2005 | 0:28:50

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The Pioneer Anomaly: A Mystery in Deep Space

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Amateur Astronomy: Do It Yourself Space Exploration

08/29/2005 | 0:28:50

Amateur Astronomy: Do It Yourself Space Exploration

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A Tour of the Solar System With Bill Hartmann

08/22/2005 | 0:28:50

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A Tour of the Solar System With Bill Hartmann

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Mike Brown, Discoverer of 2003 UB313...Planet 10?

08/15/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Mike Brown, Planetary Astronomer, California Institute of Technology

Mike Brown, Discoverer of 2003 UB313...Planet 10?

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Author and Four-Time Shuttle Astronaut Tom Jones

08/08/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Tom Jones, Astronaut, Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition

Author and Four-Time Shuttle Astronaut Tom Jones

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A Year of Saturn Discoveries From Cassini

08/01/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Linda Spilker, Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A Year of Saturn Discoveries From Cassini

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NASA Goes for Star Trek Science: Bob Cassanova of the Institute for Advanced Concepts

07/25/2005 | 0:28:50

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NASA Goes for Star Trek Science: Bob Cassanova of the Institute for Advanced Concepts

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Deep Impact Begins to Reveal Comet Secrets

07/18/2005 | 0:28:50

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Deep Impact Begins to Reveal Comet Secrets

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Space Shuttle Flight Director Talks About Return to Flight

07/11/2005 | 0:28:50

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Space Shuttle Flight Director Talks About Return to Flight

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Deep Impact Special

07/04/2005 | 0:28:50

Deep Impact Special

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Cosmos 1: Solar Sail Special Report

06/27/2005 | 0:28:50

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Cosmos 1: Solar Sail Special Report

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Solar Sail Countdown

06/20/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Louis D. Friedman, Board of Directors, The Planetary Society
  • Greg Delory, Science and Data Systems Coordinator, University of California, Berkeley

Solar Sail Countdown

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Move Over Hubble: The Spitzer Space Telescope

06/13/2005 | 0:28:50

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Move Over Hubble: The Spitzer Space Telescope

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The Threat of Military Space Debris

06/06/2005 | 0:28:50

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The Threat of Military Space Debris

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Saving Voyager

05/30/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Ed Stone, Voyager Interstellar Mission Chief Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Saving Voyager

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Era of Solar Sailing Begins

05/23/2005 | 0:28:50

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Era of Solar Sailing Begins

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Astronomer, Astrobiologist and Fast Pitch Outfielder Woody Sullivan

05/16/2005 | 0:28:50

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Astronomer, Astrobiologist and Fast Pitch Outfielder Woody Sullivan

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Farewell to Star Trek Enterprise

05/09/2005 | 0:28:50

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Farewell to Star Trek Enterprise

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A Tribute to Philip Morrison

05/02/2005 | 0:28:50

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A Tribute to Philip Morrison

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Mars Express Finds a Frozen Sea

04/25/2005 | 0:28:50

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Mars Express Finds a Frozen Sea

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A Conversation with Sally Ride

04/18/2005 | 0:28:50

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A Conversation with Sally Ride

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By the Light of a New World

04/11/2005 | 0:28:50

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By the Light of a New World

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Genesis Rises From The Ashes With a Piece of the Sun

04/04/2005 | 0:28:50

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Genesis Rises From The Ashes With a Piece of the Sun

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A Saturn Update from Cassini's Linda Spilker

03/28/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Linda Spilker, Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A Saturn Update from Cassini's Linda Spilker

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Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Future of Space Exploration

03/21/2005 | 0:28:50

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Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Future of Space Exploration

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Chasing Volcanoes Around the Solar System

03/14/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Rosaly Lopes, Planetary Scientist and Leading Volcanologist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Chasing Volcanoes Around the Solar System

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Astro Turf: M.G. Lord's New Book About the Private Life of Rocket Science

03/07/2005 | 0:28:50

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Astro Turf: M.G. Lord's New Book About the Private Life of Rocket Science

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John Casani on NASA's Prometheus Project

02/28/2005 | 0:28:50

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John Casani on NASA's Prometheus Project

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NASA's Budget: Good News and Bad News

02/21/2005 | 0:28:50

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NASA's Budget: Good News and Bad News

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Pluto's Diamond Jubilee

02/14/2005 | 0:28:50

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Pluto's Diamond Jubilee

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Sami Asmar: The Man Who Told Us The Huygens Probe Made It

02/07/2005 | 0:28:50

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  • Sami Asmar, Manager of the Radio Science Group, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Sami Asmar: The Man Who Told Us The Huygens Probe Made It

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Astronaut Owen Garriott on How to Explore the Solar System

01/31/2005 | 0:28:50

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Astronaut Owen Garriott on How to Explore the Solar System

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Director James Cameron Searches for Aliens

01/24/2005 | 0:28:50

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Director James Cameron Searches for Aliens

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A Visit With Spirit Mission Manager Mark Adler

01/19/2005 | 0:28:47

Guests

  • Mark Adler, Spirit Mission Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

As the incredibly successful Mars Exploration Rover mission continues, Planetary Radio talks with Spirit's manager about what is being accomplished. We also hear from the second pair of Student Astronauts.

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Sweet Sound of Success...The Huygens Probe on Titan

01/17/2005 | 0:28:50

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Sweet Sound of Success...The Huygens Probe on Titan

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Deep Impact: The Real Thing

01/10/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Mike A'Hearn, Deep Impact's Principal Investigator, University of Maryland

Deep Impact: The Real Thing

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A Year of Roving Across Mars

01/03/2005 | 0:28:50

Guests

  • Steve Squyres, Mars Exploration Rover Principal Investigator, Cornell University
  • Jim Erickson, Project Manager, Mars Exploration Rover mission

We celebrate one (Earth) year of Mars Exploration Rovers on the red planet with Principal Investigator Steve Squyres and Project Manager Jim Erickson; Emily Lakdawalla goes where no spacecraft has gone before.

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