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Space policy was a topic of discussion today on the Diane Rehm program: The Future Of Space Exploration – The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR

Diane and her guests discuss the next frontier in space exploration, the future of NASA and private space ventures.


  • Joel Achenbach - 

    science reporter, The Washington Post; writer for Achenblog; author of “A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race to Kill the BP Oil Gusher.”

  • Scott Pace - 

    director, Space Policy Institute, and professor of the practice of international affairs, George Washington University.

  • Lori Garver - 

    general manager, Air Line Pilots Association and former NASA Deputy Administrator.

  • Mike Gold - 

    director of D.C. Operations and Business Growth, Bigelow Aerospace