Planetary Radio • Apr 04, 2005

Genesis Rises From The Ashes With a Piece of the Sun

On This Episode

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Roger Wiens

SuperCam Prinicpal Investigator for Los Alamos National Laboratory

It has been seven months since the Genesis probe smacked into the Utah desert. We hear good news from mission team member Roger Wiens about recovery of its unprecedented samples of the solar wind, now underway in Houston. Emily Lakdawalla wonders about the mystery of Saturn's moon Iapetus. Bruce Betts adds a bit of fashion consulting to his What's Up! preview of the sky, and space trivia contest.