As it’s the holiday season, we get all Christmassy and take a brief detour from space into seasonal songs, the unseemly side of glam rock and Bavarian burn hazards
How the Dawn Mission Team was able to overcome obstacles that threatened to end the mission long before it had completed all of its objectives?
Podcaster: Nicole Gugliucci, Georgia Bracey, Britney Schmidt and Julie Castillo-Rogez
Podcaster: Pamela L. Gay ; Brett Denevi & Paul Schenk
Date: February 16,2009 Title: Steering by the Planets Podcaster: Emily Lakdawalla Organization: The Planetary Society http://www.planetary.org/blog/ http://www.planetary.org/radio/ Description: Tomorrow, the Dawn spacecraft will pass close to Mars for a gravity-assist flyby. Gravity assists are one of the most important and under appreciated tools in space exploration. Without them, we wouldn’t have nearly as many spacecraft exploring nearly […]