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[Space Bites] Nuclear Rocket In 2027, New JWST Problems, Starship WDR

Starship completes its wet-dress rehearsal, another problem for Webb, a nuclear rocket test is...

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[Q&A] Children In Space, Dark Forest, Mars Lava Tubes

What if two black holes with opposing spin merge? Can we use the Moon's L2 Lagrange point?...

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[Space Bites] Titan's Dragonfly Test, New Nuclear Rocket, Shadow Universe

The Titan Dragonfly is coming together, NASA is considering a new kind of nuclear rocket, getting...

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[Q&A] Dark Curvature, Navigating the Oort Cloud, Future of Space Toilets

Should we change "Dark Matter" to "Dark Curvature"? How do you navigate...

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[Space Bites] Another Rover's Dead, Green Comet Incoming, JWST’s First Exoplanet

Keep your eyes on the sky for a comet, another Mars rover has died, the leaky Soyuz is going to...

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[Interview] Avoiding Kessler Syndrome

Mapping out all the space objects and understanding their orbits is the key to avoiding problems...

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[Q&A] Rings Around Stars, Laser Space Propulsion, Life on Cold Moons

How do we determine the velocities of objects in distant space? Can we use a laser a space engine...

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[Space Bites] Eruption on Io, Moon Navigation, Space-Based Power Test

NASA is looking for dangerous asteroids, Io is blasting lava into space, the solar wind could be...

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[Bonus] Are We Alone in The Universe? John Michael Godier's Event Horizon

This is part 2 of an interview I did with John Michael Godier on his show called Event Horizon....

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[Interview] A Realistic Way to Make Space Habitats From Asteroids

We can build space habitats from asteroids by spinning them fast enough. That's what...

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[Space Bites] 2022. Best Space Year Ever?

2022 has definitely been one of the best space years ever. James Webb, SLS, DART and many other...

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[Q&A] Milky Way From Space, Terraforming the Moon, Visiting Mars Rovers

How can we know whether the Universe is infinite or not? Can something hide behind the Sun in...

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[Interview] Interstellar Travel Without Breaking Physics with Andrew Higgins

Interstellar travel can be real. And you don't need to break the laws of Physics to do it. In...

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InSight Officially Dead // Detecting Warp Drives // New SLS Engine

It’s official, InSight is gone. Perseverance is putting samples onto the surface of Mars....

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[Q&A] Dark Antimatter, Human Missions to Asteroids, Rockets and Global Warming

Does the Black Knight satellite really exist? Can JWST explore the Oort cloud? Did we hopelessly...

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[Interview] Mental Health in Space with Logan Smith

Space madness is a common concept in science fiction. But how it works in reality? How dangerous...

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[Breaking News] What FUSION IGNITION Really Means for The Future of Energy Production

This week we got an announcement that a historical milestone was achieved. Fusion Ignition. But...

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[Space Bites] Accident on the ISS, JWST Deep Field, Space Habitat Goes BANG!

Splashdown! Artemis I has returned home. Webb has made its first Deep Field survey. Listen to the...

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NASA Artemis I Mission Explained

It’s been 50 years since humans set foot on the Moon. Entire generations were born after...

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[Q&A] Should You Get a Degree, Straight Line Space Travel, Astronomy in 100 Years

How far away do constellations start to change? What if The Big Bang was more energetic? Which...

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