Hello again, StarTrek.com readers. On the new Planetary Post, learn what you can do to help protect our planet from asteroid impact! Whether you are an amateur astronomer, a dedicated Trek fan trying to create a tractor beam in your basement or just a concerned citizen – –you can do something. Find out what as Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Dr. Amy Mainzer (NEOWISE principal investigator) and I discuss current defense strategies and Star Trek solutions. You'll see quick clips from the recent Planetary Defense Conference in Tokyo. And, as a special bonus, watch Bill Nye and Stephen Colbert recreate TV history originally made by Carl Sagan and Johnny Carson.
Don't miss this one, folks!
Learn more about The Planetary Society by going to www.planetary.org. And just tell them The Doctor sent you.