As NASA’s Dawn spacecraft gets ready to orbit Ceres (an icy dwarf planet) this week, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft continues its journey toward Pluto and its many moons. In this podcast, host Kristian Markus speaks with – or more accurately, occasionally chimes in with – aerospace engineer Brian Kirkpatrick to discuss all there is to know about New Horizons and what this spacecraft might find once it reaches Pluto sometime this summer.
Poet, web designer, and tech writer, Brad Bailey is co-founder of Tech Gen Mag. Having once been a regular in the Orange County poetry circuit, Brad set his notebooks aside to assist childhood friend, Kristian Markus, with the task of building a web-based tech magazine. Born into the Nintendo generation, Brad is a longtime fan of video games, gadgets, and computers.