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Bill NyeYour Place in Space with Bill Nye
I'm Bill Nye the CEO of The Planetary Society. Yes, the Science Guy is now the Planetary Guy. Come along on a cosmic jouney with me and learn more about Your Place In Space.

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A true science cheerleader and total space geek, Emily Lakdawalla is considered one of the most influential and passionate space bloggers around. Emily is a planetary geologist with a unique way of blending science facts and space news with a sense of whimsy, and, yes, lots of pretty pictures!

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Our resident planetary scientist and director of projects will keep you up to date on all the exciting projects we are working on. From searching for dangerous asteroids to flying our very own solar sail spacecraft, Bruce will make sure you know what's going on plus enlighten you with his unique bits of space trivia with Random Space Facts, too!

Mat KaplanMat Kaplan
The voice of Planetary Radio and our man about town, Mat Kaplan visits with scientists, engineers, project managers, advocates, writers, and all sorts of cool space people who provide a unique perspective on the quest for knowledge about our solar system and beyond and brings them all to you weekly via radio, podcast, and video.

Jason DavisJason Davis
Your resource for LightSail news will be Jason's blog. Jason Davis is a media producer for The Planetary Society. He has a master's degree in journalism from the University of Arizona.


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