Could the Soviet Union Have Won the Space Race? _on Planetary Radio
Could the Soviet Union Have Won the Space Race?
Space historian and policy expert John Logsdon joins Mat Kaplan for a fascinating conversation about how the US could have lost the race to the moon. Emily Lakdawalla prepares us for the launch of OSIRIS REx to asteroid Bennu. Bill Nye looks forward to the great North American total solar eclipse. What the current night sky offers, and a new space trivia contest make this week s What s Up segment shine.
Featured Speakers: John Logsdon, Bill Nye, Emily Lakdawalla, Bruce Betts, Mat Kaplan.
This show was broadcast on September 20, 2016.