WATCH: Picardo's Planetary Post in Antarctica & the Caribbean

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Hello, dear readers:

On this month's Planetary Post: travel to Antarctica to launch a robotic ice probe. Join my fellow Planetary Society Board member Dr. Britney Schmidt and her team as they test an underwater probe that will help us explore our world and -- perhaps one day -- Jupiter's icy moon, Europa. Then warm up in the Caribbean as we meet former Space Shuttle Commander Rick Searfoss aboard -- guess what?-- Star Trek: The Cruise II! Don't miss this opportunity to visit both sides of the ocean surface as well as meet Chewbacca's youngest -- who seems blissfully unaware that I'm from the other franchise.

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