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Space News | ISS Update and Pluto’s Secret Ocean

Space News | ISS Update and Pluto’s Secret Ocean

May 22, 2019

There's a special contest happening this week, brought to us by NBC/Universal. For our US viewers, head out at night, snap a picture of the moon, tweet it with #KeepLookingUp and @TMRO to get entered to win one of a few different awesome prizes! https://twitter.com/tmro/status/1129813966991978496

This week in Space News we have:
- An ISS Update
- The Universe is expanding in a confusing way
- Pluto may have secret underground oceans
- Dr. Tamitha Skov brings us the latest Space Weather and Mars Minute

Open Source Space Suits - Orbit 12.18

Open Source Space Suits - Orbit 12.18

May 19, 2019

Dr. Cameron Smith of Pacific Spaceflight joins us to talk about low cost, open source, custom built space suits. Why is this important? As we open the cosmos to more and more people, space suits will be one of the next things that enables our continued exploration.

Space News | Blue Origin’s Lunar Lander and a Solar Storm is about to hit Earth

Space News | Blue Origin’s Lunar Lander and a Solar Storm is about to hit Earth

May 15, 2019

We accidentally missed a launch from Japan last week so we're covering it this week. And what a week it was! Blue unveiled their lunar ambitions, ULA is prepping to test re-entry heat shield tech with NASA and we found out that the moon is shrinking! As always Dr. Tamitha Skov joins us to talk about our local star, and what an update it is -- A solar storm is heading right toward Earth!

Open Education for working in Space - Orbit 12.17

Open Education for working in Space - Orbit 12.17

May 12, 2019

Ever want to work for an aerospace company but think you don't have what it takes? Think again! This week we're joined by Cody James who is the founder of OpenX Education, a company making STEM education accessible and affordable. Cody James was named one of Forbes 30 Under 30 2017 in Manufacturing and Industry. He is a self taught programmer and worked in Boeing's Advanced Developmental Composites team as their youngest Robotics programmer ever.

Customizing drones to save the whales - Discovery 2.03

Customizing drones to save the whales - Discovery 2.03

May 9, 2019
 
 
Dr. Vanessa Pirotta, winner of FameLab Australia, joins us to chat why whale extinctions would wreak havoc on our food chain, and how a custom drone is helping scientists save them. She also introduces us to everyone's favorite game 'Guess the whale sound'!

More info on Dr. Pirotta at: https://www.vanessapirotta.com/

Space News | SpaceX Starlink updates, a Metallic Universe and a very active sun!

Space News | SpaceX Starlink updates, a Metallic Universe and a very active sun!

May 8, 2019

In this weeks Space News from TMRO we start off with three launches: Blue Origin, SpaceX and Rocket Lab. Jared brings us an update on the SpaceX Starlink constellation and Jade talk about a very metallic universe! Our local sun has been very active this last week and Dr. Tamitha Skov bring us the latest space weather report.

Space News | ISS Power Problems, Firefly Engine Test and Astronaut Extended Stays

Space News | ISS Power Problems, Firefly Engine Test and Astronaut Extended Stays

May 1, 2019

This week we had a surprise launch from China, the International Space Station has power problems, Firefly Aerospace tested their engine for 300 seconds and Christina Koch gets a mission extension. As always we have the wonderful Dr. Tamitha Skov joining us to bring you the latest Space Weather report!

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