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By Bruce Irving on June 4, 2009 in
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Date: June 4, 2009 Title: JPL’s Greatest Hits Podcaster: Bruce Irving Organization: JPL Main Web Site: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ JPL Solar System Ambassadors: http://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/ambassador/ Description: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has been involved in space exploration since 1958 when its Explorer 1 spacecraft became the United States’ first successful Earth-orbiting satellite. Operated for NASA by the California […]

By Susan Murph on May 22, 2009 in
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Date: May 22, 2009 Title: Mars Exploration: A Quick History Podcaster: Susan and Amanda Murph Organization: Susan and Amanda Murph from How to Grow Your Geek: Parenting and More! http://www.howtogrowyourgeek.net/ Description: In honor of the Mars Solstice, Susan Murph and her 9 year old daughter Amanda give us a quick history lesson on what we […]

By Jim Bell on January 24, 2009 in
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Date:  January 24, 2009 Title:  Five Years of Living Vicariously on Mars Podcaster:  Jim Bell, Astronomer and Planetary Scientist from Cornell University, lead scientist for the Mars Exploration Rover “Pancam” color imaging investigation, and President of The Planetary Society Description:   The Mars Exploration Rovers Spirit and Opportunity have been actively exploring the Red Planet for […]

By Emily Lakdawalla on January 3, 2009 in
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Date:  January 3, 2009 Title:  Five Years of Spirit on Mars Podcaster:  Emily Lakdawalla, from the Planetary Society Description:   The Mars Exploration Rover Spirit has been operating on Mars for an amazing five years as of today.  The robotic geologist has lived twenty times as long as its guarantee, driven up and down mountains, and […]