Planetary Radio • Jun 27, 2005

Cosmos 1: Solar Sail Special Report

On This Episode

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Louis D. Friedman

Co-Founder and Executive Director Emeritus for The Planetary Society

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Bruce Betts

Chief Scientist / LightSail Program Manager for The Planetary Society

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Mat Kaplan

Planetary Radio Host and Producer for The Planetary Society

We review last week's launch of Cosmos 1, the uncertain status of the spacecraft, and the future of solar sailing by the Planetary Society. You'll hear Project Director Lou Friedman, Emily Lakdawalla's Solar Sail Diary, and Cosmos Studios head Ann Druyan. Bruce Betts served as mission commentator, and he also offers up another What's Up space trivia contest.