The Space Show this week – July.18.2023

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

1. Tuesday, July. 18, 2023; 7 pm PST (9 pm CST, 10 pm EST): We welcome back Dr. John Brandenburg with new information. See his reviewed published paper on our blog for this program.

2. Hotel Mars – Wednesday, July. 19, 2023; 1:00 pm PST (3:00 pm CST, 4:00 pm EST): Stephanie Thomas of Princeton Satellite Systems will speak with John Batchelor and Dr. David Livingston about fusion energy and its commercial development progress

3. Thursday, July.20, 2023; 7:00 – 9:00 pm PST (9:00 – 11:00 pm CST, 10:00 pm-12:00 am EST): We welcome back Rand Simberg for a special July 20th [Apollo 11 lunar landing anniversary day] Space Show program.

4. Friday, July.21, 2023; 9:30-11 am PST (11:30 am-1 pm CST, 12:30-2 pm EST): We welcome Patrick O’Neill, public affairs and outreach lead for the International Space Station (ISS) National Laboratory, for an update on ISS news and plans.

5. Sunday, July.23, 2023; 12-1:30 pm PST (2-3:30 pm CST, 3-4:30 pm EST): We welcome John Strickland to discuss energy and lots more.

Some recent shows:

** Sunday, July.16.2023 – Dr. Arun Sharma of Cedars Sinai in Los Angles

explained current stem cell research, the different types of stem cells and why the use of space for this research. We talked many related issues including Mars, Moon, settlement, human reproduction, the need for 1 g and more. The stem cell technology is very advanced and exciting. The excitement sure came across with Dr. Sharma in this interview.

** Friday, July.14.2023Manuel Cuba of Helix Space in Luxembourg was interviewed.

Helix Space is also a new sponsor for The Space Show and is very much appreciated for its sponsorship. Manuel talked about space and Luxembourg, Helix Space, European satellite ventures and companies, markets, both the public sector and the commercial sector, public space attitude in Luxembourg and medical R&D for profit in space.

** Hotel MarsWednesday, July.12.2023Anatoly Zak of spoke with John Batchelor and Dr. David Livingston about “Roscomos recruiting and training soldiers for the Ukraine war“.

** Tuesday, July.11.2023Matt Bille with Kerri Westburg discussed

ideas for rapid turnaround and response with Space Force launches, smaller satellites and much more. This was an excellent discussion on a topic we don’t hear about that often on The Space Show. Don’t miss this one!

** Sunday, July.9.2023Stephanie Thomas of Princeton Satellite Systems gave

fusion industry updates plus the latest on the fusion Princeton Satellite is working on. We talked about fusion in general, the government and fusion, other private companies, fusion in space and more.

** Friday, July.7.2023Jean-Francois Gauthier of the GHGSat (Green House Gas Satellite) project discussed

methane and other gas detection satellites, the industry seeking such leak detection, data usage including for climate change purposes and much more. Other topics of interest also discussed.

** Hotel MarsFriday, July.7.2023Dr. Jeffrey Hoffman of MIT talked with John Batchelor and Dr. David Livingston about

… MOXIE, the experiment making O2 on Mars. Our two segment discussion was wide ranging regarding O2 and its needs on Mars, plus timing for possible commercial Mars operations and humans to Mars.

** Sunday, July.2.2023 – Open lines program covered

Lots of different topics, many callers, several program emails. Great discussions on a variety of space subjects and events.

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

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