The latest guest of the Red Planet arrived in orbit on the evening of September 22, 2014. Planetary Radio Live was watching with fingers crossed in Pasadena, California. On stage with host Mat Kaplan were the Jet Propulsion Lab’s Rich Zurek, the Planetary Society’s Senior Editor Emily Lakdawalla and Director of Science and Technology Bruce Betts. Society CEO Bill Nye the Science Guy joined the celebration from New York.
Planetary Radio Live: MAVEN panel
From left to right: Mat Kaplan, Rich Zurek, Bruce Betts, Emily Lakdawalla, and Bill Nye via satellite.