Episode | May 25th, 2017 | Season 1 | 15 mins 1 sec
apollo, gemini, history, jfk, mercury, speech, star wars, the cold war, the space race
Today on The Space Shot, A New Hope, The Return of the Jedi, and John F. Kennedy's Urgent National Needs Speech.
Episode | May 19th, 2017 | Season 1 | 5 mins 56 secs
apollo 10, corned beef, history, snoopy, space, venus
We've entered the coast phase of Apollo 10, so it's time for some background on the Apollo 10 astronauts. In the second part of the episode, I talk about Venus and how the odds of a probe making it to Venus in the early years of spaceflight weren't exactly in your favor.
Episode | May 16th, 2017 | Season 1 | 4 mins 58 secs
cooper's treasure, gordo, gordon cooper, history, nasa, project mercury, space, space history, space history podcast, space podcast, space shot
Yesterday I covered some of the background for Cooper’s final Mercury mission. Today we are going to cover exactly what he did while in orbit and what the results of his mission were.
Episode | May 15th, 2017 | Season 1 | 5 mins 53 secs
faith 7, gordo, gordon cooper, history, mercury program, nasa history, project mercury, space, space history, space history podcast, space podcast, space shot, spacex
In the first episode of The Space Shot, I talk about Gordon Cooper's final Mercury flight as well as a recent SpaceX launch.