Welcome to Would You Rather, a podcast where Cosmos science journalists debate a topic and only one comes out the victor.
In this episode, Ellen Phiddian and Matthew Ward Agius debate: Eagle or Beagle?
Would it be more interesting to accompany Charles Darwin on his round-the-world voyage in the HMS Beagle, or the Apollo 11 astronauts to the Moon on the Lunar Module Eagle.
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Originally published by Cosmos as Would you rather: a journey on the Eagle or the Beagle?
Ellen Phiddian is a science journalist at Cosmos. She has a BSc (Honours) in chemistry and science communication, and an MSc in science communication, both from the Australian National University.
Matthew Ward Agius
Matthew Agius is a science writer for Cosmos Magazine.
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