Astronomer Amy Mainzer explains how the stardust mission at the jet propulsion laboratory used aerogel to pick up pieces of a comet’s tail.
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READY JET GO! is a PBS KIDS earth science and astronomy series for children ages 3-8. The series follows two neighborhood kids: Sean, who has an all-consuming drive for science facts, and Sydney, who has a passion for science fiction and imagination. They both befriend the new kid on their street, Jet Propulsion, whose family members happen to be aliens from the planet Bortron 7.