Oldest Bang Since the Big Bang!
Air Date: 05/18/2009
Run Time: 0:28:52
Listen to the full show:
Or Download mp3
- Neil Gehrels, Principal Investigator, Swift mission
Topics:Support Planetary Radio
Neil Gehrels, Principal Investigator for the Swift Mission, returns to tell us about the most distant event ever observed, a Gamma Ray Burst more than 13 billion light years away. Bill Nye reports from the side of Mount St. Helens. Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan salute the 40th anniversary of Apollo 10, talk about the night sky, and invent space tissues. Also, 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 26,400 people who have completed their petition and consider a donation to support advocacy efforts.