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Linda Spilker

Cassini Project Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Linda Spilker is the Cassini Project Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Latest Planetary Radio Appearances

The News From Saturn-With Linda Spilker

It has been many months since the great Cassini spacecraft plunged into Saturn’s atmosphere and fiery death. Yet the mission lives on as the reams of data and images reveal much more of this beautiful world, its rings and its moons.

Back to Saturn for Brand New Cassini Science

Our most frequent guest returns with exciting, just-published research enabled by the 20-year mission’s enormous success. Linda Spilker has served as Cassini Project Scientist for 8 years, and was Deputy Project Scientist for the previous 13. You’ll also get the chance to win Bruce Betts’ great new intro to astronomy book in this week’s space trivia contest.

Celebrating Cassini…Live!

More than 1,100 fans of the just-completed 20-year mission to Saturn joined us for a live tribute.