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Deep Impact: The Real Thing

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Air Date: 01/10/2005
Run Time: 0:28:50

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

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The launch of the Deep Impact spacecraft this week begins a mission that will end on the 4th of July with the spectacular creation of a crater on a comet. The mission's Principal Investigator, Mike A'Hearn, is our guest. Emily Lakdawalla knows there is something other than an earthquake that can generate a tsunami. Space headlines, and Bruce Betts offers a new space trivia contest on What's Up.

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