12/21/2012

The SciFri Book Club Tours ‘The Planets’

The SciFri Book Club is touring the solar system, with Dava Sobel’s 2005 book The Planets. Call in with a review of the book. Plus Jim Green, director of planetary science at NASA, joins the club to give an update on what’s happened planet-wise since the book was published.

Segment Guests

Flora Lichtman

Flora Lichtman is host of The Adaptors podcast and former SciFri multimedia producer in New York, New York.

Annette Heist

Annette Heist is a former senior producer for Science Friday.

Jim Green

Jim Green is a planetary scientist at the Southwest Research Institute in Boulder, Colorado, and a deputy project scientist for NASA’s New Horizons Mission.

Meet the Producer

About Annette Heist

Annette Heist is a former senior producer for Science Friday.