The Space Show this week – Sept.9.2019

The guests and topics of discussion on The Space Show this week:

1. Monday, Sept. 9, 2019; 7-8:30 pm PDT (9-10:30 pm CDT, 10-11:30 pm EDT): No show on Monday which is now reserved for special programming.

2. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019; 7-8:30 pm PDT (9-10:30 pm CDT, 10-11:30 pm EDT): We welcome aerospace engineer Andrew Rader regarding his new book Beyond The Known: How Exploration Created the Modern World and Will Take Us to the Stars, which is the history of exploration from the beginning of humanity into a spacefaring future.

3. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019; Pre-recorded Hotel Mars Program with John Batchelor. See Upcoming Show on The Space Show website for details.

4. Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019; 7-8:30 pm PDT (9-10:30 pm CDT, 10-11:30 pm EDT): We welcome back Dr. Patricia Hynes regarding the upcoming International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight  (ISPCS 2019).

5. Friday, Sept. 13 2019; 9:30-11 am PDT (11:30 am-1 pm CDT, 12:30-2 pm EDT): We welcome Lars Osborne of AGILE Space Propulsion to the show.

6. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019; 12-1:30 pm PDT (3-4:30 pm EDT, 2-3:30 pm CDT): We welcome back Dr. Ajay Kothari of ASTROX Corporation regarding his lunar return plans.

Some recent shows:

** Sun, 09/08/2019 – An open lines show in which  Dr. David Livingston led a discussion on various topics with listeners.

The first hour of the program featured special Open Lines guest Dr. John Jurist who was brought on to respond to the Jim Davis question posted on the blog. Jim had asked a question about the 2005 paper Dr. Jurist, Dr. Dinkin and I wrote, wondering if it was out of date due to the progress SpaceX has made in rocket development and reusability. John and I discussed our 2005 paper in the context of the Davis questions. The second hour of today’s Open Lines program was a more traditional Open Lines discussion covering several topics suggested by the callers and those sending in emails.

** Fri, 09/06/2019 – Andrew Chanin  discussed his company ProcureAM and “gobal space Exchange-Traded Fund (ET), commercial space investing, aerospace opportunities, exchange-traded products, mutual funds, space investment influencing issues”.

** Thu, 09/05/2019George Dvorsky discussed his article, Humans Will never Colonize Mars.

** Tue, 09/03/2019Doug Stewart talked about “Chesley Bonestell, his space art and story, plus the documentary film Chesley Bonestell: A brush with The Future“.

See also:
* The Space Show Archives
* The Space Show Newsletter
* The Space Show Shop

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The Space Show - David Livingston
The Space Show – David Livingston