Planetary Radio • Oct 17, 2005

Venus Express Leaves for Earth's Twin

On This Episode

Håkan Svedhem

Venus Express Project Scientist

ESA Project Scientist Håkan Svedhem visits as the first spacecraft headed to Venus in more than a decade prepares for launch. The orbiter may return images of the cloud-obscured surface below. Jupiter's long and stormy relationship with its Great Red Spot is explored by Emily Lakdawalla on Q&A. What's up announces TWO new contests. Space headlines, too.