National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council
Office of News and Public Information
September 6, 2007

Running Time: 41:01:04
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The U.S. Department of Energy and NASA's Joint Dark Energy Mission should be pursued first in the Beyond Einstein program, NASA’s research roadmap for five proposed mission areas examining fundamental questions at the intersection of physics and astronomy, according to a new report from the National Research Council. The report also recommends that NASA continue the technological development of another proposed mission, the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna.



Speakers:
Dr. Charles Kennel Joe Rothenberg Dr. Fiona Harrison Dr. Mike Witherell