Space Expert Rod Pyle: Mars Coffee Table Book, Eclipse Safety Tips and Space Junk Dangers

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Rod Pyle is an award winning author, journalist and speaker on space.

In this conversation with Nick Digilio, he discusses his coffee table book Mars: Making Contact, shares safety tips for viewing the eclipse (including his story about having to have cataract surgery because of improper eye protection) and the dangers space junk is posing.

Like what you hear?  Follow Rod on Twitter (@rodpylebooks) and check out his podcast (Cool Space News).

To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our I-Tunes page.  Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)