Big Picture Science – Born Legacy: SOFIA’s Mission

by Gary Niederhoff on March 20, 2017

SOFIA side
Born Legacy – SOFIA’s Mission
click to listen (TRT 5:53)

Click above to listen to part 2 of Born Legacy, featuring Charlie Kaminski, Engineering and Maintenance Manager of SOFIA, and Huub Rottgering, director of Leiden Observatory in The Netherlands, explaining the basic science done aboard SOFIA, analyzing star forming regions, and how this astronomy is combined with the choreography of the flight plans.

You can hear the entire segment of Emma’s SOFIA adventure here.

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