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Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Launch

Watch Perseverance Launch to Mars with us!

Join Jake, co-host Tanya Harrison and special guests to watch the launch of Perseverance live on YouTube!

📅Jul 30th, 2020

11:10 AM ( GMT+0 )

Special Guests

Alexandra Pontrefact

Alexandra Pontrefact

Georgetown University

Twitter: @astrobio_alex

Dr. Alexandra Pontefract is an astrobiologist at Georgetown University, and an expert on the Search for Life on Mars.

Nathan Williams

Nathan Williams

NASA JPL

Dr. Nathan Williams is a Geologist and Science Systems Engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and an expert on the Mars Helicopter, Ingenuity.

Phillip Hargrove

Phillip Hargrove

NASA Launch Services

Twitter: @FlightMastrPhil

Phillip Hargrove is a Launch Vehicle Trajectory Analyst at NASA's Launch Services Program. He's an expert on how Perseverance will travel to Mars and the complications of spaceflight!

Co-Hosts

Tanya Harrison

Tanya Harrison

Professional Martian

Twitter: @TanyaOfMars

Tanya Harrison is the Director of Science Strategy for the federal arm of Planet Labs and a planetary scientist. She's served on a number of Mars missions including the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, the Opportunity Rover, and the Curiosity Rover.

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