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

All-Star CalTech Panel Discussion: Moving an Asteroid

Use when no other thumbnail exists

Air Date: 10/17/2011
Run Time: 0:28:52

Listen to the full show:

Or Download mp3



Support Planetary Radio

Why bring an asteroid closer to Earth? Don't we want to push them away? Both goals are considered by Lou Friedman, Tom Jones, John Lewis, Bill Nye, and Rusty Schweikart in highlights of a recent public discussion. Move over James Bond. Emily Lakdawalla busts some secrets about planetary science and so-called embargoes. Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan have no secrets except the new space trivia contest answer in their What's Up segment.

Related Links:


No trivia contest spoilers please!

Larry: 09/05/2012 07:06 CDT

Hey you guys, I have spent the last 40+ years in the Design, Launch and Mission Operations of NASA and Earth Observer programs for the NRO. I want to get involved with the Sentinel Program. I have quite a lot of experience in Space Ground ICD Development et al.

Larry: 09/05/2012 07:09 CDT

Please check out my profile in Linked In or Job Fox. I would love to help with the Sentinel Space Program. I have had a lot of experience in Requirements Allocation.

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.


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!