March 16 - 22, 2015 Stargazer: Discovery At Mauna Kea Summit

Mar 16, 2015

Credit Courtesy of Shawn Laatsch

Time for a trip to a planet in our solar system in today’s Stargazer with All Things Considered Local Host Dave Lawrence, where, in addition to finding out what planets we have a chance to see here in the Aloha State, Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee tells us about a new discovery from our own neighborhood in the cosmos!

A rendering from NASA showing the moon Ganymede and the giant planet Jupiter.
Credit NASA/ESA

How officials with NASA think the moon may be layered.
Credit NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)

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