74 – Virtual LPSC (Part 1)
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The annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference is the premier gathering for planetary scientists worldwide. But, like many events, it was cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. We’ve covered it every year, and despite viral concerns, this year is no different. We speak with six planetary scientists about the work they were going to present by creating a virtual, simulated audio poster session. Stop step in, grab a drink, and learn about some cool space science.
We Mars Planetary Science and LPSC
- Joe Levy (@colddirt)
- Frances Butcher (@fegbutcher)
- Stefano Nerozzi (@Micascisto)
- Chimira Andres (@RocksNRockets)
- Catheryn Ryan (@geochemystery)
- Abstract on UV-LIF Instrument
- Previous WeMartians Appearance: Episode 39
- More on the BASALT program with Astronaut Stan Love
- Andrew Annex (@AndrewAnnex)
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WeMartians theme music is “RetroFuture” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) and arranged by Jake Robins with Public Domain NASA audio and WeMartians interview samples. Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/