Join Mat Kaplan and other Aurora “virgins” as they seek the Northern Lights in Fairbanks, Alaska, and meet retired rocketeer and Director of the Poker Flat Research Range, Neal Brown. Bill Nye laments a development that may keep new missions from exploring the outer solar system. Bruce Betts takes us on a tour of the solar system and through the looking glass.
NASA / Christopher Perry
March 3, 2014 launch from the Poker Flat Research Range