The Worlds of TRAPPIST-1 _on Planetary Radio
The Worlds of TRAPPIST-1
The discovery of seven, Earth-sized planets in a nearby solar system was announced last week. Astrophysicist and planetary scientist Sara Seager was part of the NASA press conference. Now she joins us to share her excitement about this find that includes three planets in the habitable zone. Digital Editor Jason Davis says were a little closer to orbiting and landing on Jupiters moon Europa. Bill Nye comments on SpaceX plans to send two people around the moon in 2018. And its not too late to catch a high and bright Venus according to Whats Up astronomer Bruce Betts.
Featured Speakers: Sara Seager, Bill Nye, Jason Davis, Bruce Betts.
This show was broadcast on April 4, 2017.