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The Space Show focuses on timely and important issues influencing the development of outer-space commerce, space tourism,space exploration and space development. The Space Show is committed to facilitating our becoming a space-faring nation and society with a growing and self-sustaining space-faring economy. The Space Show also focuses on other related subjects of interest to us all.

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Philadelphia, PA

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The Space Show focuses on timely and important issues influencing the development of outer-space commerce, space tourism,space exploration and space development. The Space Show is committed to facilitating our becoming a space-faring nation and society with a growing and self-sustaining space-faring economy. The Space Show also focuses on other related subjects of interest to us all.

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@SpaceShow

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English

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415-455-9076


Episodes
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The John Batchelor Hotel Mars Show, Wednesday, 7-10-24

7/18/2024
Anatoly Zak was with us to discuss a recently disclosed Soviet Union space program which included lunar and Mars settlement and more. Don't miss it. Read the full summary at www.thespaceshow.com for this program on Wednesday, July 10, 2024.

Duration:00:19:13

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Bryce Meyer, Tuesday, 7-16-24

7/18/2024
Bryce Meyer returned to discuss cyber issues, warfare, defense and more for aerospace and other businesses and industries. He also provided us (on the blog) with online resources. Read the full summary at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, July 16, 2024.

Duration:01:32:56

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Dr. Alan Stern, Sunday, 7-14-24

7/15/2024
Dr. Alan Stern was back with us for a multi-topic program. We got a detailed New Horizons update, we talked about the LUCY Mission, searching for life, propulsion and faster speeds for both commercial and planetary missions. commercial space, Artemis, the Moon, Mars and much more. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Sundy, July 14, 2024.

Duration:01:34:53

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Hotel Mars with Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan

7/11/2024
We discussed exoplanetK2-18b with possible biosignature signs though much more research and examination was needed to confirm this. They believe they have detected dimethyl sulfide which suggests life of some type may exist on this planet. Our guest is at Cambridge and has written and published on this subject. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for July 3, 2024.

Duration:00:19:18

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Joe Carroll, Tuesday, 7-9-24

7/11/2024
Joe addressed artificial gravity via different methods, companies working on some type of spin gravity space station, what we need to know before humans leave LEO for long duration flights, challenges, Artemis, Mars and much more. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, July 9, 2024.

Duration:01:32:34

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Dr. Milan Cirkovic

7/8/2024
We welcomed Dr. Milan Cirkovic from Serbia to the program to discuss his work on the reasons and significance behind efforts to oppose space exploration and development including human spaceflight. Our guest with several callers talked about different aspects of this "movement" in detail, why it was important and significant, and how best to deal with it For more information, read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for day, Sunday, June 7, 2024.

Duration:01:15:24

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Dr. Michael Schmidt, Dr. Christopher Mason, Tuesday, 7-2-24

7/4/2024
Dr. Schmidt returned as a guest, this time with Dr. Chris Mason, to define and discuss space medicine through the field of Omnics and personal spaceflight medicine. Many challenging issues, technologies and methodologies were discussed for human spaceflight including settlement and kids in space. Read the full summary at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, July 2, 2024.

Duration:01:33:44

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Tory Bruno, Friday, 6-28-24

6/30/2024
Tory Bruno, CEO of ULA was back with us. We discussed various aspects of their new Vulcan rocket, orbits that it could make and have an advantage over regarding competition, we talked about other rockets and their performance, China, Russia, cyber security, national security launches, commercial launches and much more. Read the full summy of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Friday, June 28, 2024.

Duration:01:09:46

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Dr. Jim Bell, Sunday, 6-30-24

6/30/2024
Dr. Jim Bell was with us for a technology discussion, we talked about Mars and the sample return mission, AI, looking for life on Mars and in our solar system, commercial space joining with NASA and more. Read the full summary for this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Sunday, June 30, 2024.

Duration:01:27:45

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John Batchelor Show Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 6-19-24

6/30/2024
Jack Burns was with us regarding new communication tools and techniques involving the Moon. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, June 16, 2024, Wednesday.

Duration:00:19:16

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Dr. Tom Matula, Tuesday, 6-25-24

6/26/2024
Dr. Matula was back to entrepreneurial space business plans plus his own plan for developing economically focused space settlements with testing and development first on Earth. Tom also described his upcoming new books. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, June 25, 2024.

Duration:01:27:21

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Andrew Fraknoi, Sunday, 6-23-24

6/24/2024
Astronomer, professor and much more, Andrew Fraknoi was with for about 100 minutes. We talked about many different aspects of astronomy, key issues, science fiction and current sci-fi thrillers, Dark Energy, Dark Matter, exoplanets, biosignatures and the upcoming NOVA. Please read the summary for this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Sunday, June 23, 2024.

Duration:01:39:37

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Dr. Clive Neal, Friday, 6-21-24

6/21/2024
Dr. Neal discussed his campaign proposal for lunar resource prospecting, confirmation and determining resources vs. reserved. Several phone calls and multiple email questions/comments. Please read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, June 21, 2024, Friday.

Duration:01:18:09

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Robert (Bob) Zimmerman, Tuesday, 6-18-24

6/19/2024
Bob returned for detailed discussions re SpaceX, Starship, the FAA, memories of Apollo 8 and recently deceased Bill Anders, Boeing problems, Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic and much more. Read the full summary of the program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, June 16, 2024.

Duration:01:54:23

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The John Batchelor Show Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 6-12-24

6/18/2024
This Hotel Mars show featured John Bucknell and Dr. Ed Tate talking about space solar power and their company. It is a one segment program, about ten minutes in length. Post your comments for it on the blog. Read the full summary for this show at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Wednesday, June 12, 2024.

Duration:00:10:32

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Scott Tibbitts, Friday, 6-14-24

6/14/2024
We welcomed Scott Tibbitts to the program to discuss his book, "From the Garage to Mars: Memoir of a Space Entrepreneur." Scott talked so much more than his book in this 1 hour 46 minute discussion - a discussion you do not want to miss. Please read the full summary at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Friday, June 14, 2024, Flag Day! See the videos on the blog, read the book review I posted by Leonard David on the blog and do check out his book.

Duration:01:46:36

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Dr. Greg Autry, Tuesday, 6-11-24

6/12/2024
Dr. Autry was with us to discuss his new book, "Red Moon Rising." We talk about China and their space program, especially their lunar plans. We also talked about Chinese technology and IP theft and more. Greg was raising the alarm that we were in Cold War 2 and Space Race 2, mostly with China. He took several listener calls and answered multiple emails asking about the role of China, the U.S response, getting public involvement and why all of this with the Moon and space was and is so very important to our future. Read the summary for this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Tuesday, June 11, 2024.

Duration:01:02:56

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John Strausbaugh, Sunday, 6-9-24

6/9/2024
We welcomed John Strausbaugh to the show to discuss his new book, "The Wrong Stuff: How The Soviet Space Program Crashed and Burned." John told behind the scenes stories from the Soviet program, took several calls and answered multiple email questions. Read the full summary of this show at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Sunday, June 9, 2024.

Duration:01:03:02

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Sarah Scoles, Friday, 6-7-24

6/8/2024
Sarah returned as our guest to discuss her new book, "Countdown: The Blinding Future of Nuclear Weapons." We had a vibrant discussion with Sarah on nukes, the state of our modernization programs, nukes with other countries, policy makers, the scientists that design and build these weapons and much more. Read the full summary of this program at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Friday, May 7, 2024.

Duration:01:17:11

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John Batchelor Hotel Mars, Wednesday, 6-6-24

6/8/2024
John and I welcomed Dr. Steve Howell from NASA Ames to discuss exoplanets and specifically Speculoos 3b. We talked about the star system, its habitable zone, conditions for life and lots more. Read the full summary at www.thespaceshow.com for this date, Wednesday, June 5, 2024.

Duration:00:10:33