Broadcast 27321 Hotel Mars

The Space Foundation Conference

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Guests: John Batchelor, Dr. Michelle Thaller, Dr. David Livingston.  Topics:  Juno to Jupiter.  You are invited to comment, ask questions, and discuss the Space Show program/guest(s) on the Space Show blog. Comments, questions, and any discussion must be relevant and applicable to Space Show programming. Written Transcripts of Space Show programs are not permitted without prior written consent from The Space Show (even if for personal use) & are a violation of the Space Show copyright. We do not permit the commercial use of any Space Show program or part thereof, nor do we permit Space Show programs to be edited, placed on YouTube, or other private channels & websites. Space Show programs can be quoted in news articles, papers, academic & research work but must be cited or referenced in the proper citation format. Contact Dr. Livingston for questions about our copyright and trademark policies which we do enforce.  This program is archived on The Space Show website, podcasting, and blog sites with permission from John Batchelor. Please visit the John Batchelor Show website for more information about this fine program,  Remember, your Amazon Purchases Can Help Support The Space Show/OGLF ( note that audio and transition issues are a result of copying the John Batchelor broadcast & are not within my control as they originate in the Batchelor studio.

John Batchelor and I welcomed Dr. Michelle Thaller from NASA to discuss the Juno satellite now in orbit around Jupiter.  During this double Hotel Mars segment, we talked about all aspects of the Juno Mission, from its development to its journey to Jupiter, orbital insertion, and mission.  We talked about the need for enhanced radiation shielding, the onboard instrumentation package, solar power rather than using an RTG and much more.  I'm sure you will find this a most interesting Hotel Mars program.

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Juno at Jupiter

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06 Jul 2016 John Batchelor., Dr. David Livingston, Dr. Michelle Thaller
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