On this episode of Talking Space, we discuss the STS-135 mission, and give an update on its status from spacewalks to unloading and reloading cargo. We also talked about special bits of memorabilia special to this mission including flags, flowers, and even M&Ms. We then go into a lengthy discussion regarding the spacecraft Dawn which successfully entered orbit around the asteroid Vesta. To learn more about Dawn, you can follow them on Twitter as @NASA_Dawn. Afterwards, we move onto the possible cancellation of the James Webb Space Telescope. Finally, we move on to an interview with Elmo conducted by Gina and Sawyer on launch day.
Below is the video of the interview. If you are unable to view it, you can go direct to the original hosting of the video on Vimeo at http://vimeo.com/26359611
Host this week: Sawyer Rosenstein. Panel Members: Gene Mikulka, and Mark Ratterman
Show Recorded - 7/17/2011