The Space Show this week – Oct.12.2020

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

1. Monday, Oct. 12, 2020; 7 pm PDT (9 pm CDT, 10 pm EDT: No special programming.

2. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020; 7 pm PDT (9 pm CDT, 10 pm EDT): We welcome back Gary Oleson to discuss his Space News Op-Ed, “A critical mission for human spaceflight: a quest for value“, published on August 18, 2020.

3. Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020: Hotel Mars TBA pre-recorded. See upcoming show menu on the home page for program details.

4. Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020; 7-8:30 pm PDT (9-10:30 pm CDT, 10-11:30 pm EDT): No program for this date.

5. Friday, Oct.16, 2020; 9:30-11 am PDT (11:30 am-1 pm CDT, 12:30-2 pm EDT): We welcome back Dr. Deana Weibel to discuss her latest published article, “The Overview Effect and the Ultraview Effect: How Extreme Experiences in/of Outer Space Influence Religious Beliefs in Astronauts“.

6. Sunday, Oct.18, 2020; 12-1:30 pm PDT (3-4:30 pm EDT, 2-3:30 pm CDT): We welcome Dr. Jay Pasachoff who is the chair of the Astronomy Department at Williams College.

Some recent shows:

** Sunday – Oct.11.2020 – An open lines discussion among David and callers touched on a wide array of news topics, space policy issues, etc.

** Friday – Oct.9, 2020Dr. Geoffrey Landis and David had a “Mars, lunar and commercial exploration discussion covering a wide range of topics including both government and private missions”.

** Hotel Mars – Wednesday – Oct.7.2020 – Space journalist Eric Berger spoke with John Batchelor and Dr. David Livingston about ” SpaceX Starship testing, steel alloy testing in the tanks, flight tests, upcoming tests, Super Heavy to orbit and more”.

** Tuesday – Oct.6, 2020 – Students Ben Puckett, Shivani Patel, Ishaan Mishra described their  essays for the Limitless Space Institute Contest and also talked about their “future plans, spaceflight, Mars and much more”.

** Monday – Oct.5, 2020 –  James Burk of The Mars Society previewed the virtual Mars Society Conference that will take place October 15-19.

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

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