Professor, Arizona State University, School of Earth and Space Exploration
To arrange a speaking engagement with Jim Bell, please contact the Penguin Speakers Bureau at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Jim directly through this link. Some examples of Jim's past talks and media appearances can be found on Jim Bell's YouTube Channel.
Upcoming Talks and Appearances
Dec. 9-12, 2013: American Astronomical Society Division for Planetary Sciences annual meeting, San Francisco, CA
Past Talks and Appearances
Nov. 17, 2013: Planetary Society MAVEN Pre-Launch Science Cafe, Norton's Pub, Cocoa Beach, FL.
Nov. 15, 2013: National Press Club/ASU Forum on Space Exploration, Washington, D.C.
September 7, 2013, Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference talk: "Roving on Mars with Opportunity and Curiosity," Taipei, Taiwan, 9:00 a.m.
August 17, 2013: Mars Society Annual Conference Plenary talk: "Roving on Mars with Opportunity and Curiosity," Boulder CO, 1:45 p.m.
July 22, 2013: Friends Of The Observatory talk: "Postcards from Mars," Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles CA, 7:30 p.m.
June 9, 2013: "Entertaining Science: Mars!", Cornelia St. Cafe, Manhattan, 6:00 p.m.
January 3, 2013: Photographing Mars, The Planetary Society "Google Hangout" [YouTube]
August 4, 2012: Mars Rover Update, Mars Society Annual Convention, Pasadena CA [YouTube]
August 4, 2012: Introduction to Mars, at The Planetary Society's Planetfest!, Pasadena, CA [YouTube]
April 30, 2012: Keck Institute for Space Studies Workshop on In Situ Science and Instrumentation for Primitive Bodies, "Surface Geology and Geologic processes on primitive bodies" (Caltech; Pasadena, CA)
Samples of Media Interviews
Marketplace from American Public Media (May 22, 2012): Missions to Mars may be out of reach as funds fade
NPR All Things Considered (May 31, 2011): NASA Says A Final Goodbye To Plucky Mars Rover
Australian National Radio's "Future Tense" program (July 29, 2010): Space exploration - robots or humans?
NPR Morning Edition (July 21, 2009): Charting NASA's Future: To The Moon And Beyond
The Space Show (Jan. 6, 2009): Mars 3-D: A Rover's Eye View of the Red Planet
NPR All Things Considered (Nov. 20, 2008): Under Obama's Watch, NASA Shuttle Fleet To Retire
NPR Talk of the Nation (July 27, 2007): Mars Rovers Battle Storms on the Red Planet
Coast to Coast with Art Bell (Nov. 26, 2006): Mars & the Rover Missions
WNYC/Leonard Lopate Show (Nov. 20, 2006): Striking Images from Mars
NPR All Things Considered (Jan. 23, 2006): Mars Rover Marks Second Anniversary of Landing
NPR Talk of the Nation (Aug. 6, 2004): Spirit Findings Surprise Scientists
NPR Talk of the Nation (July 23, 2004): Space Update: Planetary Exploration
NPR Talk of the Nation (Jan. 9, 2004): Mars Pan-Cam
NPR Weekend Edition (Apr. 24, 1999): In a Mars Minute