Planetary Radio • Oct 27, 2008

Andrew Chaikin's Passion for Mars

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Speaker andrew chaikin

Andrew Chaikin

Author, Speaker, Space Historian

The author of A Man on the Moon has just written A Passion for Mars: Intrepid Explorers of the Red Planet. He talks about this inspiring new work from his Vermont home. Is the Cassini mission to Saturn a failure? Emily Lakdawalla responds with a resounding "NO!" Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan celebrate another week of spectacular night skies in What's Up and announce their latest space trivia contest.