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Planetary RadioMarch 3, 2008

Saving the Planet: The Apophis Mission Design Competition

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Louis D. Friedman

Co-Founder and Executive Director Emeritus, The Planetary Society

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Bruce Betts

Director of Science and Technology / LightSail Program Manager, The Planetary Society

Special coverage of the conclusion of The Planetary Society's international competition to design a mission that would tag" asteroid and near-Earth object Apophis. Bill Nye the Science Guy is excited about the newly-revealed 'Flyby Anomaly.' Emily Lakdawalla explains the very strange river beds on Mars while Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan turn the night sky into a laughing matter on What's Up! Another chance to win a Planetary Radio t-shirt in our new space trivia contest.

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