Episode | June 2nd, 2017 | Season 1 | 4 mins 50 secs
jpl, mir, moon, nasa, space shuttle, surveyor 1
Surveyor 1 landed on the moon on this day in 1966 and the Shuttle Discovery launched to dock with Mir for the last time on this day in 1998. Download and share the podcast! I appreciate it!
Episode | May 31st, 2017 | Season 1 | 6 mins 40 secs
crs11, dragon, iss, kibo, nasa, skylab, space shuttle, spacex
On this day in 2008, the Space Shuttle Discovery lifted off from LC-39A carrying a crew of 7 astronauts and components of the Japanese Experiment Module or Kibo to the International Space Station. There's also more coverage of the Skylab 2 mission, with some historical film audio, and a little preview of the CRS-11 mission that's launching tomorrow. Check it out!
Episode | May 30th, 2017 | Season 1 | 5 mins 25 secs
67p, comets, esa, eva, history, nasa, philae, rosetta, skylab, space history
I'm covering three things today, but in order to hear what the third is, you have to download the episode ;)
Episode | May 29th, 2017 | Season 1 | 5 mins 10 secs
discovery, history, international space station, iss, nasa, saturn v, skylab, space history, space shuttle
Today on The Space Shot, Skylab and the anniversary of the first flight to the International Space Station.
Episode | May 20th, 2017 | Season 1 | 5 mins 23 secs
havoc, nasa, opa, space, the space shot, venus
Pioneer missions helped scientists map out our solar system in the early years of space exploration. Now NASA scientists are working on more exotic mission proposals than plain old orbiters.
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.