Monday, November 14, 2016
3rd Floor Lecture Hall, Journalism School
Getting from place to place in the void that is space is a three-dimensional chess game that requires mastery of time, distance, trajectory and more.
Jeffrey Kluger is Editor at Large for Time magazine, covering science and human behavior. He is the author of 10 books, including Apollo 13—written with astronaut Jim Lovell—which was the basis for the movie by the same name.
Alan Stern is principal investigator for NASA's New Horizons, the first spacecraft to visit Pluto. The ship is now headed into the Kuiper Belt—and, eventually, to the cosmic wilderness beyond.