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By Nancy Atkinson on August 21, 2009 in
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Date: August 21, 2009 Title: Flying Around the Solar System Podcaster: Nancy Atkinson, with Neil Mottinger from JPL Description: Just how do you navigate a spacecraft to a specific destination in our solar system? Universe Today’s Nancy Atkinson talks with Neil Mottinger from JPL about his career of robotic spacecraft navigation for NASA. Links: Nancy’s […]

By Nancy Atkinson on July 11, 2009 in
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Date: July 11, 2009 Title: Apollo 11 Through the Eyes of a Young Girl Podcaster: Nancy Atkinson Links: Universe Today, Astronomy Cast, Solar System Ambassador program Description: As we approach the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, many people are reminiscing about what happened back in 1969. Nancy shares her remembrances as well […]

By Nancy Atkinson on June 14, 2009 in
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Date: June 14, 2009 Title: The Mars Global Surveyor Podcaster: Nancy Atkinson Organization: Universe Today: http://www.universetoday.com/ Nancy’s website: http://www.nancyatkinson.com/ Description: For almost a decade, the Mars Global Surveyor sent back information from its orbit around Mars. To celebrate this landmark mission, Nancy provides information and an original song about the little spacecraft that has changed […]

By Nancy Atkinson on April 20, 2009 in
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Date: April 20, 2009 Title: Singing the Praises of the International Space Station Podcaster: Nancy Atkinson Organization: Universe Today, Space Lifestyle Magazine Links of interest for the podcast: NASA’s ISS Tracking webpage, Heaven’s Above, ESA ISS Where Is It Now Webpage. Description: The International Space Station has been much maligned by naysayers. But its scientific […]