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December 4, 2017

Our favorite upcoming space based vehicles – Orbit 10.44

This week Cariann, Mike and Benjamin talk about our favorite upcoming space vehicles. The amazing thing is how many we had to choose from that are all real! What are your favorite vehicles and why? (more…)
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November 19, 2017

What should NASA’s role be in 2030 and beyond? – Orbit 10.43

This week we have a roundtable discussion asking what NASA's role should be in 2030 and beyond. We're joined by Space MIke, Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut, Jared Head and Cariann Higginbotham. (more…)
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November 15, 2017

Commercial Crew Update for 2018 – Orbit 10.42

The Space Mike Hologram is still out for repair, but we expect engineering to have it functioning again soon. Until then we're joined by Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut and Benjamin live from the Star Ship Benterprise to talk about Commercial Crew and what we can look forward to in 2018. (more…)
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November 5, 2017

The Brooke Owens Fellowship Program – Orbit 10.41

Diana Alsindy, Jocelyn Clancy, William Pomerantz and Becca Thoss join us in-studio to talk about the first year of the Brooke Owens Fellowship. (more…)
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October 29, 2017

The future of SpaceX – Orbit 10.40

Chris Prophet, author of "SpaceX From The Ground Up" joins us to talk about the present and future plans of SpaceX. Includes BFR, BFS, Earth to Earth, Earth to Moon and Earth to Mars transit. (more…)
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October 22, 2017

Colonizing our solar system in one lifetime – Orbit 10.39

We are joined by John Amabile author of, "Changing the Worlds" to talk about his plan to colonize the solar system in one lifetime. More than just colonization, also terraforming plants like Venus and Mars. (more…)
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October 15, 2017

LUNARES Moon and Mars simulated living – Orbit 10.38

We talk with the crew running the ICAres-1 mission aboard the LUNARES Mobile Research Station. We will cover what the simulation is doing, how the accomplish it and why it is important for teh future of humans living and working in space. (more…)
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October 8, 2017

National Space Council Round Table – Orbit 10.37

The National Space Council had its first meeting this last week. Benjamin, Cariann, Mike and Jared discuss what happened in the first meeting and what power this group may have. (more…)
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October 1, 2017

SpaceX IAC2017 Round Table – Orbit 10.36

Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut joins Jared and Mike to talk about the SpaceX IAC 2017 presentation. What does this mean for the aerospace industry and can SpaceX pull it all off? Segment starts at 24:12 (more…)
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September 24, 2017

Stories from a Skylab Astronaut – Orbit 10.35

NASA Astronaut and Skylab 4 commander Jerry Carr joins us this week to talk about his experiences in the Stories from a Skylab Astronaut - Orbit 10.35Apollo Program and commanding the United States first Space Station. (more…)
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September 17, 2017

Lunar lessons before going to Mars – Orbit 10.34

We have a surprise round table this week: what lessons can we learn from the moon before heading off to Mars? Benjamin, Jared, Mike and Cariann talk about the advantages of going to the moon again before first setting foot on Mars. Segment starts at 23:05 (more…)
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September 10, 2017

The History of SpaceX – Orbit 10.33

Stewart Money author of, "Here be Dragons: The Rise of SpaceX & the Journey to Mars" joins us to talk about the history of SpaceX and some projects you may not have known of. Interview segment starts at 24:40 (more…)
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September 3, 2017

3D printed rockets with Dave Masten – Orbit 10.32

This week we bring on guest Dave Masten to get an update of the happenings at Masten Space Systems. In addition to an update on the XS-1 project, we also talk about how Dave and crew is using additive manufacturing (3D printing) to create entire rocket engines. Interview starts at 16:59 (more…)
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August 27, 2017

The National Space Council – Orbit 10.31

Bob Walker, former Congressman for Pennsylvania, Chair of the House Science Committee and board member of Zero G Corporation joins us to talk about the newly formed National Space Council. What is the council for and why will it help America with Space Policy? Bob helps answer those questions and more! (more…)
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August 20, 2017

Searching for Skylab – Orbit 10.30

Dwight Steven-Boniecki joins us to talk about his upcoming documentary, “Searching for Skylab”. We cover some amazing things about the Skylab Space Station and mission that you may not have known before. And the conversation continues in After Dark! (more…)
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August 13, 2017

2017 Solar Eclipse – Orbit 10.29

Dr. Madhulika (Lika) Guhathakurta, NASA’s Lead Scientist for the 2017 Solar Eclipse joins us to talk about the upcoming eclipse, the Sun and solar weather. For more information on the eclipse and information on how you can do citizen science head over to NASA’s eclipse website at eclipse2017.nasa.gov (more…)
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August 6, 2017

Suborbital Round Table – Orbit 10.28

We talk a lot about orbital spaceflight. Going to Mars. Back to the Moon. But what about the up and coming Suborbital space flight industry? This week we have a round table talking about the past, present and possible future of Suborbital space flight. (more…)
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July 30, 2017

The Space Launch System Roundtable – Orbit 10.27

Our long awaited Space Launch System or SLS roundtable discussion has arrived! Benjamin, Mike, Jared and Cariann all talk about NASA’s new super heavy lift rocket, its merits and faults. (more…)
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July 23, 2017

Our first look at CubeCab – Orbit 10.26

CubeCab CEO Adrian Tymes joins us to talk about their plans to create a small sat launcher and the new deal struck to launch 1000 picosats with ThumbSat. (more…)
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July 17, 2017

The Art of Space Outreach – Orbit 10.25

We are joined by Athena Brensberger, science communicator, astrophysics blogger. space science YouTuber and international model to talk about the art of Space Outreach. Lisa flew in from Australia for this one and boy did we put her to work! (more…)
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July 2, 2017

The History of Future Space – Orbit 10.24

Jim Cantrell, CEO of Vector Space Systems joins us again to talk about the history of New Space, its origins and where we are now. We also talk a bit about Vector and its agressive plan to launch more times in one year than the rest of the world combined. (more…)
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June 25, 2017

KubOS, An Operating System for CubeSats – Orbit 10.23

KubOS, An Operating System for CubeSats - Orbit 10.23 Marshall Culpepper the CEO & Co-founder of KubOS joins us to talk about their operating system for CubeSats and how they are helping to spur the growth of the CubeSat market. (more…)
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June 18, 2017

The intersection of art, science and space – Orbit 10.22

Estevan Guzman one of the Astronomical Illustrator / Animators at Griffith Observatory joins us to talk about cosmic art created by science and its impact on the industry. (more…)
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June 11, 2017

Fight For Space – Orbit 10.21

Fight For Space director Paul Hildebrandt joins us to talk about his documentary about the US Space Program and how we lost our way from Apollo to Shuttle to today. You can watch the documentary at http://www.fightforspace.com (more…)
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June 5, 2017

Paving the way to the Moon – Orbit 10.20

CEO of WayPaver Foundation Michael Mealling joins us to talk about what they are doing to remove obstacles in the way of lunar exploration and settlement. (more…)
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May 21, 2017

A look at ISS Above – Orbit 10.19

Liam Kennedy, the creator of ISSAbove joins us on-station to talk about how simply knowing when to look up can have a huge impact on our ability to inspire. (more…)
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May 14, 2017

The Fit Rocket Scientist talks Europa – Orbit 10.18

Kevin DeBruin of fitrocketscientist.com joins us to talk about the upcoming NASA missions to the Jovian moon Europa. We also dive a bit into science outreach and how to best communicate your excitement for space to others. (more…)
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May 7, 2017

Space law at the United Nations – Orbit 10.17

Our planetary communications system was on the fritz this episode and the Earth based interview had some serious connection issues. We have opted to leave the interview intact as-aired but encourage you to hit up https://thomascheneyblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/07/space-law-at-the-un/ for more information on Space Law at the United Nations. (more…)
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April 30, 2017

A new way to orient spacecraft: Reaction Spheres – Orbit 10.16

Emory Stagmer joins us once again to talk about his patented invention: Reaction Spheres. This is a new way to orient spacecrafts beyond using traditional reaction wheels. (more…)
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April 23, 2017

TMRO:Space – Cassini’s Grand Finale – Orbit 10.15

Lisa Tatge, Subsystem Engineer on the Spacecraft Operations Team for the Cassini Mission to Saturn joins us for an incredible interview about the Cassini mission and it's upcoming Grand Finale. (more…)
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April 17, 2017

The small Ion thruster that could change space travel – Orbit 10.14

Natalya Bailey the Founder & CEO of Accion Systems joins us to talk about their very small yet incredibly powerful take on Ion thrusters. As these get closer to their theoretical maximum thrust, just a couple of the tiny units could perform all of the ISS station keeping needs! Or even send humans to Mars! (more…)
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April 2, 2017

Suborbital is just the first step – Orbit 10.13

CEO of Virgin Galactic and Virgin Orbit joins to talk about their plans for suborbital flights, orbital payloads and touches on point to point travel around the planet. (more…)
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March 26, 2017

The World Space Party – Orbit 10.12

Cariann talks to Loretta Hidalgo Whitesides, Co-founder of Yuri’s Night, and host of Yuri’s Night L.A. (more…)
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March 19, 2017

Toroids are doughnuts with OIIOO – Orbit 10.11

Cariann talks to José Mariano López-Urdiales, CEO of Zero 2 Infinity (OIIOO) about their recent rocket launch success from a high-altitude balloon. (more…)
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March 12, 2017

JPL is creating the coldest place in the known Universe – Orbit 10.10

Dr. Anita Sengupta, Project Manager, JPL Cold Atom Laboratory joins us to talk about their experiment being sent to the International Space Station. We cover why creating the coldest point in the universe could be the key to unlocking the mysteries of quantum mechanics. (more…)
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March 5, 2017

“It’s about the people…” An interview with Tory Bruno of ULA – Orbit 10.09

Tory Bruno the CEO of United Launch Alliance joins us to talk about the future of humans in space. The new Vulcan rocket, ACES upper stage and CisLunar 1000 are just a few of the topic we cover. Tory lays out an amazing vision with thousands of humans living and working in space. (more…)
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February 26, 2017

Storytime with Cariann – Orbit 10.08

Chris Radcliff joins us in studio to put a spin on our interviews. Chris talks to Cariann about her history in space, why she enjoys the cosmos and the work she has done at SpaceUp. In Space News: * Falcon 9 and Soyuz-U launches * Dragon berths with the International Space Station * Russian Progress Docks with the International Space Station * Seven Earth-sized planets found * RS-25 Tested for Space Launch System * NASA’s Juno spacecraft to remain in current orbit around Jupiter TMRO:Space is a crowd funded show. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/tmro for information, goals and reward levels. Don't forget to check out our SpacePod campaign as well over at http://www.patreon.com/spacepod
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February 19, 2017

Erday Astronauting – Orbit 10.07

We bring back Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut to talk about Science, Technology Engineering, Art and Math as well as how he works to inspire youth. In Space News: * Planet (not Labs anymore) Satellite deployments - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IE1Q9JvQUM * List of Landing Sites for Next Mars Rover Narrowed * Small Satellite Rocket Booster Arrives at New Zealand's First Launch Site * Group Effort Finds More Than 100 Exoplanet * CubeCab looking to launch small sats * NRO Payload Mounted For West Coast Launch TMRO:Space is a crowd funded show. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/tmro for information, goals and reward levels. Don't forget to check out our SpacePod campaign as well over at http://www.patreon.com/spacepod
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February 12, 2017

A Dial Tone in Space – Orbit 10.06

Ralph Ewig the CEO Audacy joins us to talk about space based communication for satellites and spacecraft and why it is important for the future of human exploration of the cosmos. (more…)
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February 6, 2017

The impossible space thruster may be possible – Orbit 10.05

The physics defying EmDrive returns to the show! Dave Distler gives us a quick refresher on what the EmDrive is, changes since last year and a bit about its peer review process. (more…)
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February 3, 2017

Life at NASA – Orbit 10.04

Former Deputy Chief Technologist of NASA Jim Adams joins us to talk about his life at NASA and amazing stories of the missions and technology he worked on. We didn’t want to stop the stories, so this is a loooong episode, but well worth every moment! (more…)
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January 24, 2017

Going back to the moon right this time – Orbit 10.03

Jared has a live interview with Dennis Wingo talking about his recent article, “GETTING GOING BACK TO THE MOON RIGHT THIS TIME.” (more…)
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January 17, 2017

International Space University

Cariann has a live interview with TMRO’s own Lisa Stojanovski talking about International Space University. What’s a typical day look like? What are the types of activities available to do while at ISU? And what is Lisa’s favorite thing about space? In Space News: Planet and Terra Bella may merge Moon Express fully funded for Google Lunar X Prize bid Station Astronauts Complete 2nd Battery Swap Spacewalk Planet Earth observed through telescope orbiting Mars Progress MS-04 failure investigation ends TMRO:Space is a crowd funded show. If you like this episode consider contributing to help us to continue to improve. Head over to http://www.patreon.com/tmro for information, goals and reward levels. Don't forget to check out our SpacePod campaign as well over at http://www.patreon.com/spacepod
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January 8, 2017

Discovering our Universe

For our first show of 2017 we bring on Fraser Cain of UniverseToday.com to talk the importance of Astronomy. We also look at ways to help engage your non-space geek friends. You can find Fraser’s work at UniverseToday.com, AstronomyCast.com and contribute to their community via Patreon at patreon.com/universetoday (more…)
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Season 9TMRO:Space
December 18, 2016

3D-Printed Habitat Challenge

For our last show of 2017 we are joied by Eric Reiners of Caterpillar Inc and Dr. Pelin Gultekin-Bicer with Bradley University, Peoria, IL talking about the NASA Centennial 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge. When we start to colonize the solar system we likely won’t bring our homes with us. 3D-Printed habs are likely the way we will live both out in space and here at home. (more…)
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December 11, 2016

Space World Educational Game

Justin Park of Intergalactic Education comes on to talk about a new space related game, Space World. Already far in development, Space World uses real-life space situations to help educate. (more…)
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Season 9TMRO:Space
December 4, 2016

Favorite space moments of 2016

We take a look back at our favorite space moments of 2016 and what we’re excited about in 2017. End up in a pretty epic debate about how one defines who is launching a rocket. Country or manufacutre? Country of launch? Country of operations? Ahk, so many options! (more…)
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November 30, 2016

Low Earth Orbit Airships

We are joined by John Powell, founder of JPAerospace. 6 years ago we interviewed John on Spacevidcast (now TMRO) and it is fun to see the progress since then. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7LQuVfDwFQ John has an interesting idea for what could be one of the safest ways to get humans to Low Earth Orbit. If he can get balloons moving fast enough! (more…)
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November 13, 2016

What will Trump’s Space Policy Look Like

We are joined live by Jeff Foust, senior editor at SpaceNews.com to talk about what the incoming President-elect's space policy is shaping up to be. We wanted to talk space policy as any new incoming president can have huge changes on the direction NASA takes. Emotions are high right now and we just ask that comments remain civil. (more…)
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November 6, 2016

Vector Space Systems

This week we interview Jim Cantrell, CEO of Vector Space Systems. Jim is a well known entrepreneur and expert in space systems and has 30 years of experience in the aerospace and high technology industries. (more…)
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