Solar System's Best and Worst Vacation Destinations: 'Travel Agents' Explain (Video)

Solar system "travel agents" Olivia Koski and Jana Grcevich dropped by the office to talk about their new book, "Vacation Guide to the Solar System" (Penguin Books, 2017) and offer recommendations on the most underrated — and the absolute worst — places to visit in the solar system. Plus, what comes next for their Intergalactic Travel Bureau.

Watch the interview's two parts in the videos above and below, and check out our longer author Q&A for more on the book. Be sure to look at the book's amazing illustrations in our gallery.

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Sarah Lewin started writing for in June of 2015 as a Staff Writer and became Associate Editor in 2019 . Her work has been featured by Scientific American, IEEE Spectrum, Quanta Magazine, Wired, The Scientist, Science Friday and WGBH's Inside NOVA. Sarah has an MA from NYU's Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program and an AB in mathematics from Brown University. When not writing, reading or thinking about space, Sarah enjoys musical theatre and mathematical papercraft. She is currently Assistant News Editor at Scientific American. You can follow her on Twitter @SarahExplains.