Planetary Radio • Jan 16, 2006

Stardust Samples Streak Safely Home

On This Episode

Don Brownlee

Principal Investigator for the Stardust mission

Andrew Westphal

Stardust science team member and Stardust@home project director for University of California, Berkeley

Special coverage of the return of the Stardust Sample Return Capsule, featuring Andrew Westphal of the UC Berkeley Space Sciences Lab, and Principal Investigator Don Brownlee. You'll hear Westphal's thrilled reaction to the fiery reentry, along with his description of the Stardust@home project. Emily Lakdawalla's Q&A has the secret to photographing the surface of Venus. Bruce Betts has a new prize for this week's What's Up space trivia contest.