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Planetary Radio Show Archives: 2009

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Shedding New Light on Saturn

12/28/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Linda Spilker, Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Shedding New Light on Saturn

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Lightsail Update and Haute Cuisine in Space

12/21/2009 | 0:28:52

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Lightsail Update and Haute Cuisine in Space

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The Dish(es): Australia and the Deep Space Network

12/14/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Glen Nagle, Education and Outreach Manager, Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex

Australia's key role in the Deep Space Network is explored with Glen Nagle of the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex.

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A MESSENGER Mercury Mission Update From Sean Solomon

12/07/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Sean Solomon, Principal Investigator for MESSENGER, Carnegie Institution of Washington

A MESSENGER Mercury Mission Update From Sean Solomon

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Celebrating our Anniversary With Arthur C. Clarke

11/30/2009 | 0:28:50

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Planetary Radio is seven years old. We'll celebrate by looking back to our beginnings, with science fiction writer and futurist Sir Arthur C. Clarke

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The Caves of Mars and the Geysers of Enceladus

11/23/2009 | 0:28:52

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The Caves of Mars and the Geysers of Enceladus

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We're Back! Bill Nye Describes the LightSail Project

11/16/2009 | 0:28:52

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We're Back! Bill Nye Describes the LightSail Project

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Celebrating Carl Sagan and a New Solar Sail With Ann Druyan

11/09/2009 | 0:28:50

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Solar sailing returns with LightSail, announced on the 75th anniversary of Carl Sagan's birth.

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Lou Friedman Reviews the Augustine Human Spaceflight Report

11/02/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Louis D. Friedman, Secretary-Treasurer of the Board of Directors, The Planetary Society

Lou Friedman Reviews the Augustine Human Spaceflight Report

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Judging a Planet's Habitability With Abel Mendez

10/26/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Abel Mendez, Associate Professor, University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo

Judging a Planet's Habitability With Abel Mendez

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Former JPL Director Bruce Murray on the Persistence and Importance of Water Ice

10/19/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Bruce Betts, Director of Projects, The Planetary Society

Former JPL Director Bruce Murray on the Persistence and Importance of Water Ice

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Lunar Smackdown! Special LCROSS Impact Coverage

10/12/2009 | 0:28:52

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Lunar Smackdown! Special LCROSS Impact Coverage

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Water on the Moon!

10/05/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

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

Water on the Moon!

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Is This How to Land People on Mars?

09/28/2009 | 0:28:52

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Is This How to Land People on Mars?

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Robert Zubrin Says "Mars Now!"

09/21/2009 | 0:28:52

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Robert Zubrin Says Mars Now!""

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Robert Zubrin, 22nd Century Martian

09/14/2009 | 0:28:52

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Robert Zubrin, 22nd Century Martian

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Mount Wilson After the Fire

09/07/2009 | 0:28:52

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Mount Wilson After the Fire

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Saturn Update From Cassini Deputy Project Scientist Linda Spilker

08/31/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Linda Spilker, Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Saturn Update From Cassini Deputy Project Scientist Linda Spilker

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The Meaning of LIFE

08/24/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Bruce Betts, Director of Projects, The Planetary Society

The Meaning of LIFE

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We're on Asteroid Watch With JPL's Don Yeomans

08/17/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Don Yeomans, Manager of NASA's Near Earth Object Program Office

We're on Asteroid Watch With JPL's Don Yeomans

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Astronomer Heidi Hammel on the New Jupiter Impact

08/10/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

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

Astronomer Heidi Hammel on the New Jupiter Impact

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50 Years of Space Spinoffs

08/03/2009 | 0:30:00

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50 Years of Space Spinoffs

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Mars Exploration Rover Project Manager John Callas

07/27/2009 | 0:30:00

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  • John Callas, Mars Exploration Rover Project Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

John Callas reports on Spirit and Opportunity, Bill Nye debates the future of humans on the Moon, and Bruce Betts looks to the Perseid meteor shower in his What's Up review of the night sky.

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Ray Bradbury Looks Back at Apollo 11

07/20/2009 | 0:30:00

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Ray Bradbury Looks Back at Apollo 11

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Andrew Chaikin and Voices From the Moon

07/13/2009 | 0:30:00

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Andrew Chaikin and Voices From the Moon

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The End of Ulysses -- How Engineers Kept It Alive So Long

07/06/2009 | 0:30:00

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The End of Ulysses -- How Engineers Kept It Alive So Long

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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Project Scientist Richard Vondrak

06/30/2009 | 0:30:04

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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Project Scientist Richard Vondrak

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Phil Christensen Wants Your Help Imaging Mars

06/22/2009 | 0:30:01

Guests

  • Phil Christensen, TES and THEMIS Principal Investigator, Arizona State University

Phil Christensen Wants Your Help Imaging Mars

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Earth Observation at the World Resources Simulation Center Design Event

06/15/2009 | 0:30:26

Earth Observation at the World Resources Simulation Center Design Event

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Alan Stern's Biggest Planetary Science Mysteries

06/08/2009 | 0:30:44

Guests

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

Alan Stern's Biggest Planetary Science Mysteries

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Chris McKay on the Phoenix Mission's Big Surprise

06/01/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Chris McKay, Famed planetary scientist, NASA Ames Research Center

Chris McKay on the Phoenix Mission's Big Surprise

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New Life for Hubble Space Telescope, New Leader for NASA

05/25/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Louis D. Friedman, Secretary-Treasurer of the Board of Directors, The Planetary Society

New Life for Hubble Space Telescope, New Leader for NASA

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Oldest Bang Since the Big Bang!

05/18/2009 | 0:28:52

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Oldest Bang Since the Big Bang!

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Kepler Begins Search for Other Earths

05/11/2009 | 0:28:52

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Kepler Begins Search for Other Earths

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A Mars Exploration Rover Update with Project Scientist Bruce Banerdt

05/04/2009 | 0:28:52

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Bruce Banerdt provides a status report on Spirit and Opportunity. Bill Nye has something old and something new to talk about, and Bruce Betts returns from the Planetary Defense Conference in Spain with news of Near Earth Objects and other things in the night sky.

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Amateur Astronomers Avoiding Armageddon: New Shoemaker NEO Grant Awardees

04/27/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Robert Holmes, Shoemaker NEO Grant recipient
  • Dan Durda, Near Earth Object astronomer and astronomical painter

Amateur Astronomers Avoiding Armageddon: New Shoemaker NEO Grant Awardees

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Space Stinks! Astronaut and Author Tom Jones

04/20/2009 | 0:28:52

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Space Stinks! Astronaut and Author Tom Jones

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A Cassini Saturn Update from Linda Spilker

04/13/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Linda Spilker, Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A Cassini Saturn Update from Linda Spilker

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Have Spacesuit, Will Travel

04/06/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Mark Gittelman, Vice President and General Manager, Oceaneering Space Systems

Have Spacesuit, Will Travel

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Are There Puddles on Mars?

03/30/2009 | 0:28:52

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Are There Puddles on Mars?

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Exoplanet Finder Debra Fischer

03/23/2009 | 0:28:52

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Exoplanet Finder Debra Fischer

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Going to Bed for NASA

03/16/2009 | 0:28:52

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Going to Bed for NASA

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Bringing Astronomy to the People With Mike Simmons

03/09/2009 | 0:28:52

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Bringing Astronomy to the People With Mike Simmons

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Space Debris Can Ruin Your Day

03/02/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Bill Ailor, Director of the Aerospace Corporation's Center for Orbital and Reentry Debris Studies

Space Debris Can Ruin Your Day

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Signs of Life? Discovery of Martian Methane Plumes

02/23/2009 | 0:28:52

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Signs of Life? Discovery of Martian Methane Plumes

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Elon Musk of SpaceX

02/16/2009 | 0:28:52

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Elon Musk of SpaceX

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Diving Europa with the Makers of Under the Sea 3D and Lonne Lane

02/09/2009 | 0:28:52

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Diving Europa with the Makers of Under the Sea 3D and Lonne Lane

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Doing Science on the Moon: The Lunar Science Institute

02/02/2009 | 0:28:52

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Doing Science on the Moon: The Lunar Science Institute

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Return to Jupiter with the Juno Mission

01/26/2009 | 0:28:52

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Return to Jupiter with the Juno Mission

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Celebrate the Mars Rovers With Jim Bell

01/19/2009 | 0:28:52

Guests

  • Jim Bell, President of the Board of Directors, The Planetary Society
  • Bill Nye, Chief Executive Officer

Jim Bell and Bill Nye talk Spirit and Opportunity in celebration of 5 years on Mars. Emily Lakdawalla's Q&A looks forward to a Mars flyby by the Dawn spacecraft.

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Looking for ET's Flashlight: Optical SETI

01/12/2009 | 0:28:52

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Looking for ET's Flashlight: Optical SETI

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Looking Back at the Phoenix Mars Polar Lander With Peter Smith

01/05/2009 | 0:28:52

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  • Peter Smith, Principal Investigator for Phoenix, University of Arizona

Looking Back at the Phoenix Mars Polar Lander With Peter Smith

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