Archive for December 2015

Unplanned spacewalk on the station – Space Pod 12/23/15

TMRO correspondent Lisa Stojanovski explains why a sudden unplanned spacewalk on the International Space Station was such a big deal. TMRO Space Pods are crowd funded shows. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/spacepod for information, goals and reward levels. Don’t forget to check…

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How to harness interest in space for good? For evil? For Mars? Beyond?

This week host Jared Head with co-hosts Cariann Higginbotham and Michael Clark ask, “How do we harness this “sudden” interest in space for good? For evil? For Mars? Or beyond” In Space News we have: * Soyuz launches two more Galileo satellites * Russian-American-British crew launches toward space station * Russian data relay satellite launched…

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Where did all this space love come from?

This week we ask the question, “Is there a sudden influx in space interest and where is it coming from?” In Space News we have: * Soyuz 2-1v launch with Kanopus ST Earth observing satellite * Atlas V launch of Cygnus * Long March 3B with Chinasat 1C satellite * Zenit launch with Elektro-L 2…

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Cygnus delivers Pi and books to the International Space Station – Space Pod 12/09/15

The Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft docked to the International Space Station today and delivered over 7000 pounds of supplies, including two Astro Pi microcontrollers and 7 childrens’ books. TMRO Space Pods are crowd funded shows. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/spacepod for information,…

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Cosmic Girl and LauncherOne

This week we welcome on William Pomerantz, VP or Special Projects at Virgin Galactic. Will and Jared talk LauncherOne and the new carrier aircraft Cosmic Girl. In Space News: * Blue Origin has a successful Sub-Orbital Vertial Takeoff / Vertical Landing Flight * H-2A Launch with Telstar 12 Vantage * Long March 4C with Yaogan…

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Why do astronauts get puffy faces in space? – Space Pod 02/12/15

TMRO Correspondent Lisa Stojanovski is feeling the pressure as she gets to the bottom of why astronauts get puffy faces in space. TMRO Space Pods are crowd funded shows. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/spacepod for information, goals and reward levels. Don’t forget…

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