The Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders
Air Date: 09/01/2008
Run Time: 0:28:52
Listen to the full show:
Or Download mp3
- Robert Bruce Thompson, co-author, Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders
Topics:Support Planetary Radio
It may be the only book amateur astronomers need. We'll talk with Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders co-author Robert Bruce Thompson. Bill Nye provides reassurance regarding dependence on Russia for access to the ISS. Emily Lakdawalla shines a light on optical communication with spacecraft, and Bruce Betts provides his own guide to the night sky. Mat and Bruce return to giving away Planetary Radio t-shirts in a new space trivia contest.
Planetary Radio Search
Fifteen years ago, Society members and passionate space advocates like you helped save the Pluto mission. Now we can do the same for missions to Europa and Mars.
Join over 27,600 people who have completed their petition and consider a donation to support advocacy efforts.