Archive for March 2016

Setting fire to Cygnus – Space Pod 3/23/16

This week Lisa Stojanovski explains why scientists are creating the largest experimental fire ever in space. The Saffire-1 experiment will commence after the Cygnus vehicle (named the S.S Rick Husband) has left the International Space Station, giving us a greater understanding of fires in space. TMRO Space Pods are crowd funded shows. If you like…

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Innovation at the Speed of Space – #SpeedOfSpace

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To Mars, From Russia, with Love – Space Pod 03/17/16

In this episode, Space Mike reviews some recent Russian rocket launches that delivered their payloads successfully, including a Mars Probe. 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 do we make space exploration politically relevant? – #Cosmopolitics

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Season 9, Episode 9, “How do we make space exploration politically relevant?” is our main topic. Leave your comments on social media with the #Cosmopolitics hash tag.

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Accelerating American Rocket Independence – Space Pod 3/9/16

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] In this episode Space Mike discusses the most recent contracts to enable the U.S. Air Force’s ongoing saga to end reliance on the Russian RD-180 rocket engine.

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The Path to Mars – #PathToMars

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Now that we have completed a #YeearInSpace the crew of TMRO asks: What is our Path to Mars from here?

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Amateur Radio on the International Space Station – Space Pod 3/2/16

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Students all over the world are talking to the space station using amateur radio. TMRO correspondent Lisa Stojanovski discusses how schools can get involved, and how an Australian, Tony Hutchinson, is helping it all happen.

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