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Open Lines, Sunday, 9-2-18

3 Sep 2018 at 11:22am
Welcome to our Open Lines program. During our two segment 2 hour plus discussion, we covered many topics based on caller preferences. We also talked about the passing of our dear friend and frequent Space Show guest, Dr. Paul Spudis. Please read the full summary of this program at www.thespace... Read more...

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The John Batchelor Show Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 08-29-18

31 Aug 2018 at 10:35am
John Batchelor and I welcomed Dr. Jeffrey Plaut of JPL to the program to discuss the recent possible discovery of liquid water under the Martian southern polar ice cap. Please read the fully summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Read more...

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Dr. Robert Hoyt, Tuesday, 8-28-18

29 Aug 2018 at 10:27am
We welcomed Dr. Robert Hoyt of Tethers Unlimited back to the program for a broad discussion regarding tethers for HSF and other space applications plus other cutting edge technology. Please read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, 8-28-18. Read more...

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Brent Sherwood, Dr. A. Scott Howe, Dr. Ted Hall, Monday, 8-20-18

20 Aug 2018 at 10:07pm
We welcomed Brentsherwood and Dr. Scott Howe back to the show and Dr. Ted Hall for the first time to our two segment 1 hour 44 minute discussion about incorporating artificial gravity into the Lunar Gateway station. Our guest discussed the need for artificial gravity, methods of simulating artif... Read more...

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Open Lines, Sunday, 8-19-18

20 Aug 2018 at 1:01am
Welcome to our Open Lines Discussion. Our program covered two segments 121 minutes. We covered multiple topics but this time it seems that the idea of creating a separate space force as part of the US Military was the overriding topic though we talked some about the problems being reported about... Read more...

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The John Batchelor Show Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 08-15-18

18 Aug 2018 at 11:23am
John and I welcomed Dr. Mackenzie Day of UCLA to the show to discuss the Mars Ghost Dunes. Please see the written summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Read more...

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Rod Pyle, Aggie Kobrin, Tuesday, 8-14-18

15 Aug 2018 at 10:06am
The Space Show welcomed back Rod and Aggie to talk NSS and their award winning magazine, Ad Astra. Many calls came in from listeners. We covered not only the main topics, but preserving space history as the old timers fade from the scene, inspiration for space, educational outreach and art and i... Read more...

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Howard Bloom, Monday, 8-13-18

14 Aug 2018 at 10:19am
Howard Bloom was welcomed back to TSS to discuss the petition to stop SLS, Orion,and LOP-G. You can find the petition on the link on the blog for this show. We also discussed the Chinese space program, their military in space, the need for real leadership which we don't have at this time, raisi... Read more...

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Michael Ciancone, Sunday, 8-12-18

13 Aug 2018 at 9:54am
We welcomed Michael Ciancone to the show to discuss his new book, "Foreword to Spaceflight" Please read the full summary of his show at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Sunday, August 12, 2018. Read more...

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The John Batchelor Show Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 08-08-18

13 Aug 2018 at 9:41am
John Batchelor and I welcomed back Anatoly Zak of www.russianspaceweb.com to discuss updates within the Russian space industry. Please read the summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Read more...

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