Scientist for a Day
On Dec. 5, 2013, a panel of Cassini scientists answered students’ questions about Saturn and its rings and moons in a live Ustream webcast.
Dr. Ota Lutz, JPL Education Specialist, moderated the panel with Dr. Marcia Burton, fields and particles scientist, and Dr. Amanda Hendrix, icy moon scientist, and Dr. Linda Spilker, Cassini project scientist.
The deadline for receiving U.S. contest entries was Oct. 25, 2013.
The names of the U.S. contest winners are available on this page .
Student Scientists Have Their Day
Students from schools throughout the U.S. peppered a panel of top Cassini scientists with questions on Saturn and its rings and moons. Leading the panel, on Dec. 7, 2010, was Amanda Hendrix, Cassini deputy scientist. She was assisted by Kevin Baines, a JPL Principal Scientist with extensive experience in planetary exploration, and Rosaly Lopes, a world-famous planetary geologist and volcanologist.The event has been recorded, and is available on Ustream.
The 2009 edition of the Ustream event is also available on Ustream.