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Launch Services Program Series: Gravity Probe B Mission

Wanda Harding Host:
Wanda Harding
Mission Integration

Mission and Science Overview:
NASA Direct! takes you behind the scenes of the Gravity Probe B (GPB) mission. This program will review how GPB will test two theories outlined in Albert Einstein's theory of relativity.
Event Date: April 17, 2004
Program Began: 4 p.m. EDT

+ View program introduction and welcome by Dr. Anne Kinney, Director of the Astronomy and Physics Division of NASA's Space Science Enterprise
Rex D. GevedenSpecial Guest:
Rex Geveden
Deputy Directory
Marshall Space
Flight Center
+ View Video
Overview: An Air Force weather officer will give us an update on the launch day forecast, and what conditions are required for a safe launch.
+ View Geveden's Presentation
+ View Question Board
+ View Question and Answer Session
+ View Answer Board

+ View program conclusion
Prize Winners:
Junichi from Niihama City - Mission and Science
Colin from Dayton - Mission and Science

The individuals above are our Grand Prize Winners. They will each receive a GP-B program package comprising a mission poster, decal and fact sheet.