James B. Garvin

James B. Garvin

Dr. James B Garvin served as NASA's Chief Scientist from October 2004 - September 2005 and is known for his foundational work in NASA's Mars explorational programs. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James B. Garvin has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Call-In as a Team Member for the Mars Polar Lander Mission of NASA. The year with the most videos was 2004 with three videos as a Lead Scientist for the Mars Rover of NASA. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 345 views per program. Most appearances with Steven Squyres (3), Edward Weiler (2), Sean O'Keefe (2). Most common tag: Space.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Chief Scientist, NASA Videos: 6 c. January 1, 2004 - Present Lead Scientist, Mars Rover, NASA Videos: 4 c. December 2, 1999 - Present Team Member, Mars Polar Lander Mission, NASA Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • James Garvin on the Science Behind the Solar Eclipse

    James Garvin on the Science Behind the Solar Eclipse

    James Garvin talked about the science behind the solar eclipse and how NASA will study it. Representative Brian Babin…

  • Mars Science Discoveries

    Mars Science Discoveries

    James Garvin talked about Mars science discoveries and the future of robotic space programs. He said that research of rock…

  • Mars Science Mission Update

    Mars Science Mission Update

    Panelists talked about the major technical, scientific and policy-related challenges that needed to be overcome in order to…

  • NASA Moon Surface Test

    NASA Moon Surface Test

    James Garvin talked about the initial results of efforts by NASA to test the surface of the moon for ice. He also discussed…

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