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Rusty Schweickart

B612 Foundation Chairman and Apollo 9 Astronaut

Latest Planetary Radio Appearances

Saving Earth: Asteroid Emergency Tabletop Exercise at the 2013 PDC

The last installment of our Planetary Defense Conference coverage makes a deep impact as hundreds of attendees participate in an asteroid mitigation exercise. You’ll hear from astronauts Ed Lu and Rusty Schweikart, Near Earth Object expert Don Yeomans, Cathy Plesko of the Los Alamos National Laboratory and many more.

All-Star CalTech Panel Discussion: Moving an Asteroid

All-Star CalTech Panel Discussion: Moving an Asteroid

Rusty Schweickart and More from the International Space Development Conference

More from ISDC, including Apollo astronaut Rusty Schweickart on asteroid deflection, Elon Musk of SpaceX, and X Prize Foundation's Peter Diamandis.