Space policy roundup – April.15.2019

A sampling of links to recent space policy, politics, and government (US and international) related space news and resource items that I found of interest:


** The Space Show – Tue, 04/09/2019Dr. Mike Gruntman gave a “historical analysis of Tyuratam Missile Range to the Baikonur Cosmodrome, aerospace education, returning to the Moon, inspiration, Elon Musk, SpaceX, Jeff Bezos and much more”.

** The Space Show – Fri, 04/12/2019Kim Holder talked about “ news and update. Returning to the Moon, the Moon as a virtual world and more”.

** Celebrating Yuri’s Night with Legendary Astronaut Story Musgrave | The Planetary Society

The Los Angeles celebration of Yuri’s Night came six days early this year. It attracted hundreds of space party animals, along with celebrities like Bill Nye and Story Musgrave. Host Mat Kaplan talked with both under the wing of space shuttle Endeavour. Jason Davis is counting down to Space IL’s attempt to soft land Beresheet on the Moon. “Where We Are” is a great new visual feature of the Planetary Society. Emily Lakdawalla introduces us to it. There’s a lot to see in the night sky! Get a What’s Up preview from Bruce Betts.

** April 12, 2019 Zimmerman/Batchelor podcast | Behind The Black

** April 9, 2019 Zimmerman/Batchelor podcast | Behind The Black


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