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A Giant Telescope and Remembering John Glenn
Space historian John Logsdon remembers American hero John Glenn. Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye was a big fan of the Friendship 7 astronaut. Then we get an update on the Giant Magellan Telescope from Patrick McCarthy. Emily Lakdawalla explains how a Martian breeze has made the Curiosity rovers work more challenging. John Glenn is also the focus of this weeks space trivia contest.
Featured Speakers: Bill Nye, John Logsdon, Patrick McCarthy, Emily Lakdawalla, Bruce Betts, Mat Kaplan.
This show was broadcast on January 17, 2017.