Episode | October 25th, 2019 | Season 3 | 17 mins 17 secs
apollo, apollo 7, approach and landing tests, astronauts, cold war, cold war history, deep space 1, enterprise, history, ion engine, jfk, jfk nixon debate, john c stennis space center, lageos, lageos ii, missile gap, mississippi test facility, nasa history, nedelin catastrophe, nixon, pamela melroy, peggy whitson, shuttle approach and landing tests, shuttle enterprise, space history, space shuttle, space shuttle enterprise, sts 120, sts 52, sts-120, sts-52, uss enterprise
The week in space history for October 21st to the 27th. Apologies for the delay in getting this out. I had some computer difficulties, the joys of an aging laptop, which put me behind.
Episode | January 18th, 2018 | Season 1 | 16 mins 5 secs
boeing, commercial crew, falcon, falcon 9, hearing, history, human spaceflight, jfk, kilopower, launch success rate, nasa, nuclear fission, nuclear power, rtg, skynet, spacex, subcommittee on space
I've got some audio highlights from the Commercial Crew Systems Development hearing yesterday, plus some history and news. Check out today's episode and share it with a friend!
Episode | November 22nd, 2017 | Season 1 | 9 mins 51 secs
borg, first contact, jfk, kennedy, pop culture, space history, space shuttle, star trek, star trek first contact, story musgrave, uss enterprise
"And you people, you're all astronauts on... some kind of star trek." ;)
Episode | November 16th, 2017 | Season 1 | 6 mins 31 secs
astronauts, atlantis, dogs, jfk, russia, space shuttle, sts
Mr. Tim decided to jump into the podcast at closing today to say hi, I hope you don't mind :)
Episode | October 21st, 2017 | Season 1 | 7 mins 42 secs
cia, cold war, corona, debate, icbm, jfk, missile gap, missile gap debate, nixon, ussr
That was one crazy Saturday. I've done a lot of reading about the "missile gap" over the past few days and didn't have time to record today's episode until this evening. Have a great weekend!
Episode | September 20th, 2017 | Season 1 | 6 mins 12 secs
daily history, firefly, firefly show, history, history podcast, jfk, jfk space, jfk speeches, moon, on this day, otd, scifi history, scifi podcast, serenity, soviet union space, space, space history, space history podcast, space podcast, space race, space shot, surveyor 2, the space shot, un, united nations
Episode | September 12th, 2017 | Season 1 | 12 mins 48 secs
cassini, cassini podcast, enceladus, hydrothermal, hydrothermal vents, jfk, jfk podcast, nasa, president kennedy, saturn, science fiction, science fiction podcast, science podcast, scifi, scifi podcast, space, space history, space history podcast, space podcast, space science, space science podcast, space shot, star trek, the orville, the space shot
Today’s episode is a long one, and it marks the 1/3 point of me producing a daily podcast for an entire year. Thank you to all the new listeners of the show, I appreciate you checking out the podcast and sharing it with your friends.
Episode | August 5th, 2017 | Season 1 | 10 mins 45 secs
armstrong, cold war, curiosity rover, jfk, johnson space center, jovian system, jsc, juno, jupiter, mars, mars rover, mars spacecraft, mars weather, martian, moon, moon landing, neil armstrong, nuclear weapons, phoenix lander, rovers, space, space shot, the space shot
It's a longer episode tonight and it's out later than I had hoped, but I couldn't pass up getting out with my coworkers for a delicious steak dinner. Subscribe today and never miss an episode.
Episode | July 5th, 2017 | Season 1 | 7 mins 44 secs
apollo, bush, carter, challenger, challenger disaster, clinton, commercial cargo, commercial crew, commercial space, executive branch, falcon 1, falcon 9, ford, george bush, hw bush, iss, jfk, kennedy, launches, nasa, nixon, obama, politics, presidential policy, presidential speeches, shuttle, space, space shot, spacex, speeches, the space shot, w bush, we choose to go to the moon
From President Eisenhower to Presidents Obama and Trump, we have had speeches that cover American ambitions in space. Download this episode for a quick primer on some of these speeches and policies.
Episode | May 27th, 2017 | Season 1 | 6 mins 17 secs
apollo, drone ship, falcon 9, jfk, kennedy, landing, of course i still love you, soviet union, space race, spacex, thaicom 8
The last of three episodes covering President Kennedy and the early days of the space race. Also I've got a little bit about a SpaceX Falcon 9 landing that occured one year ago today. Tomorrow Able & Baker take a ride into space.