The Planetary Society – Part 1: Introduction
Part 1: Jennifer Vaughn and Dr Bruce Betts give an introduction and some background on the planetary society before Bruce begins to discuss the first of several topics, the solar sail.
The Planetary Society – Part 2: Solar Sail and the Search for Exoplanets
Part 2: Bruce concludes his talk on the solar sail and then begins to discuss the search for exoplanets.
The Planetary Society – Part 3: Life in Space
Part 3: This section revolves around life in space, two key tops are discussed. The search for extra terrestrial intelligence as well as the Planetary Societies Living Interplanetary Flight Experiment (LIFE).
The Planetary Society – Part 4: LIFE, Asteroids and Defence Techniques
Part 4: The final section concludes the talk on LIFE and begins to discuss Asteroid impacts as well as the defence techniques which could one day be used to protect planet earth.