Geologist, Scientist and Washington discussed on It's Only a Game


She served as a much admired chief scientist at nasa i last talked with her an hour and a half before sunrise on september fifteen of last year we were standing on the lawn at the california institute of technology it was a profoundly emotional moment as the twenty year cassini mission ended with the great spacecraft plunging into the ring planet her life has taken a profound turn since then ellen now directs the most popular museum in the united states protector of the finest collection of airplanes rockets spacecraft and related items on our planet i was in washington for the humans to mars conference but i stayed an extra day so that i could visit with ellen at her new professional home

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