Charles Elachi

The story behind the Mars Rovers

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Filmed Jan 2008 at Serious Play 2008
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At Serious Play 2008, Charles Elachi shares stories from NASA's legendary Jet Propulsion Lab — including tales and video from the Mars Rover project.

Charles Elachi
/ Planetary scientist

Charles Elachi is the director of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he oversees space exploration programs such as the Mars Rovers.  Full bio.

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