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Planetary Radio Extra: LightSail Update

LightSail sail deployment test

Air Date: 02/09/2016
Run Time: 21:10

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  • Bruce Betts, Director of Science and Technology, The Planetary Society
  • Jason Davis, Digital Editor, The Planetary Society

Topics: Planetary Society Projects, Planetary Radio, LightSail

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The Planetary Society's Bruce Betts and Jason Davis join host Mat Kaplan for a status report on LightSail 2, the Society's next solar sail, now being prepared for launch as soon as late this year.


No trivia contest spoilers please!

carlonator: 02/10/2016 01:00 CST

What languages and libraries are used for the Lightsail software?

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