Planetary Radio • Oct 17, 2005
Venus Express Leaves for Earth's Twin
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.