Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Episode 53: New Horizons Flyby with guest David GrinspoonPodcast, Special Guests
Today the Project is joined by Dr. David Grinspoon to break down the recent NASA flyby of Pluto for the New Horizons mission. How difficult is it to send a probe that distance? Is Pluto geologically active? Can anything impress Negative Norman? That’s no moon in this edition of The Mile High Sanity Project.
References and Resources
- Additional download and listening options can be found at www.archve.org
- New Horizons mission page at www.nasa.gov
- John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory mission page at pluto.jhuapl.edu
- David Grinspoon’s personal webpage: funkyscience.net and wikipedia profile