Physicist and President of Microwave Sciences, Microwave Sciences
“Starship Century—Toward the Grandest Horizon” is the new collection of fact and fiction assembled by Gregory and James Benford. The brothers are among the leaders of a renaissance in research and thinking about interstellar travel. They have returned to Planetary Radio to talk about this story of human destiny among the stars. Emily Lakdawalla explores the ancient basins of Luna. Bill Nye takes time out from “Dancing With The Stars” to talk about the dance between a new commercial space capsule and the International Space Station. It’s shrouds and clouds of planets for Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan on What’s Up.