Recorded: 18 December 2015
Released: 19 December 2015
Duration: 83 minutes, 40 seconds
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|A swath of Pluto in color|
recent advances in space science and physics, including the latest Pluto images, and the recent success by the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) in getting Akatuski into orbit around Venus on the second try. Plus, a brief, informal tutorial on how rockets work and our recommendations for this episode.
We apologize for the brief audio glitch at 11:57. It hasn't happened before and hopefully will not happen again.
Erratum: ACE (Advanced Composition Explorer) was launched in 1997.
Akatsuki Mission to Venus
Gravitationally Lensed Supernova
Recommendations:Adam: Cassini Enceladus Images
James: Cowboy Bebop
Patrick: Saying, "Oh, I was Wrong"
CreditsHost and Producer: Paul Carr
Panelists: Adam Smith, James Garrison, Patrick Festa
Music: DJ Spooky
Unseen Podcast Episode 37 by Paul Carr is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
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