Podcaster: Steve Nerlich
Title: Cheap Astronomy – Dear Cheap Astro #63: Hot Air
Organization: Cheap Astronomy
Description: An uplifting episode about balloon missions
Is there a new Venus mission coming?
Yes, although not before 2026 and quite possibly not before 2030. It’s currently called Venera-D.
What do you make of balloon missions in the Solar System?
A balloon is an encapsulated space that has less density than the surrounding medium. Hence in a gravity field it will rise upwards, displaced by denser air pulled downwards by the gravity field.
Bio: Cheap Astronomy presents a podcast about nothing
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