Help Shape the Future of Space Exploration

Join The Planetary Society Now  arrow.png

Join our eNewsletter for updates & action alerts

    Please leave this field empty
Multimedia IconMultimedia

Saving the Planet: The Apophis Mission Design Competition

Use when no other thumbnail exists

Air Date: 03/03/2008
Run Time: 0:28:52

Listen to the full show:

Or Download mp3

Guests:

Topics:

Support Planetary Radio

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.

Comments:

No trivia contest spoilers please!

Leave a Comment:

You must be logged in to submit a comment. Log in now.
Facebook Twitter Email RSS AddThis

Planetary Radio Search

Help Us Go Farther

The Planetary Fund

Help us accelerate progress in our four core enterprises: Robotic Space Exploration, Human Space Exploration, Planetary Defense, and The Search for Life.

Donate

Space in Images

Pretty pictures and
awe-inspiring science.

See More

Join The Planetary Society

Let’s explore the cosmos together!

Become a Member

Connect With Us

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more…
Continue the conversation with our online community!