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Can we actually do that? The future of Space Law - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.38

Can we actually do that? The future of Space Law - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.38

September 30, 2018

While Space Law may not sound super fun on the surface, it is one of those things that will directly impact our ability to explore the cosmos. Who is allowed to own what parts of space? What happens if someone is injured by your space debris? Space Law Advisor to the Secure World Foundation Chris Johnson joins us this week to talk over some of the things that the aerospace industry needs changed and maybe a few things you have never even thought of before!

Orbital Launches:

  • Ariane5’s 100th launch
  • Kuaizhou 1A rocket

Space News:

  • Differential rotation speeds observed in other stars
  • More Vulcan stuff.. but this time it’s a rocket
  • Martian moons' origin stories EXPOSED (kinda)
Why send artists to the moon on BFR? #dearMoon - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.37

Why send artists to the moon on BFR? #dearMoon - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.37

September 23, 2018

This week we have an epic panel to talk about the recent #dearMoon announcement including Tim Dodd the Everyday Astronaut, Emory "VaxHeadroom" Stagmer, Dr. Niamh Shaw and Astronaut Nicole Stott. We focus on the impact of the recent announcement by using a trip around the moon and art to inspire humanity in a totally new way.

We went in to a more technical discussion of BFR in After Dark and have made that available immediately to everyone here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z53XCV12z-A -- If you like content like that consider contributing to the show at https://www.patreon.com/tmro

Launch Minute:

  • Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle - NovaStar-1 and SSTL S1-4
  • Long March 3B - Beidou navigation satellites C33 and C34
  • HII-B - HTV-7

Space News:

  • Astronomers discover planet like Vulcan!
  • JPL Troubleshooting Data Glitch on Curiosity
  • Giant net catches Cube Sat
Making money from space junk - TMRO:Space Orbit 11.36

Making money from space junk - TMRO:Space Orbit 11.36

September 18, 2018

Astroscale COO, Chris Blackerby, chats about the money to be made from space junk, and how we can leverage these space resources for the benefit of humanity.

Launch minute:

  • Falcon 9 | Telstar 18
  • Delta II | IceSat-2

Space News:

  • Orion completes final parachute test
  • SpaceX, NASA, and JAXA all have Lunar plans
  • Opportunity's 45 day clock begins ticking
How NanoRacks can put anything you want in space - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.35

How NanoRacks can put anything you want in space - TMRO.Space Orbit 11.35

September 8, 2018

NanoRacks CTO Mike Lewis joins us to talk about all of the different things they are working on, including how they launch stuff from the International Space Station, they are building a docking collar and Lunar Gateway plans!

Launch Minute:

  • Long March 2C | Haiyang-1C

Space News:

  • USGS Gets Serious about Space Mining
  • Chinese Launch Startups are growing fast
  • Lunar Swirls Point to the Moon's Moody Past
TMRO:Science - Artificial Intelligence Controlled Cows - Discovery 01.09

TMRO:Science - Artificial Intelligence Controlled Cows - Discovery 01.09

September 5, 2018

Craig Piggott from Halter chats to us about a device that will revolutionize animal farming. This AI-enabled smart-collar shifts livestock and monitors a suite of sensors - saving time, money and stress.

TMRO:Space - Masten’s Lunar Ambitions - Orbit 11.34

TMRO:Space - Masten’s Lunar Ambitions - Orbit 11.34

September 1, 2018

Dave Masten of Masten Space Systems joins SpaceMike to talk about his current fleet of vehicle and plans to do more than just flags and footprints on the moon.

There were no launches this week

Space News:

  • OSIRIS-REx and New Horizons' targets are in sight
  • Leak at ISS detected
  • Our Solar System Is Nothing Special

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