This Week In Space

This Week In Space

Latest Episodes

Episode 66: Perseverance: Dare Mighty Things
February 27, 2021

This Week in Space, we cover news about SpaceX Starlink, the Cygnus Spacecraft Launch, and of course, the landing of Perseverance, and even more.

Episode 65: There's Space for Everyone in Space!
October 26, 2020

This week in space, our cast interviews Diana ElSindy, a propulsion engineer and the founder of The Arabian Stargazer, an exciting science communication platform and we talk about science communication and the future of the space industry

Episode 64: Toilets Also Go to Space
September 30, 2020

This week in space, a German startup is working on getting a hybrid motor to space, NASA is sending a $23 Million toilet to the ISS, and a new price tag is announced for the Artemis program

Episode 63: Sad Rockets and Rusty Moon
September 14, 2020

This week in space, Astra flies its first rocket, NASA pays commercial companies to get lunar samples, and scientists find out that the moon is rusty

Episode 62: Come on, SLS!
September 07, 2020

This week in space, the White House releases a new space cyber security policy, China launches a reusable spacecraft to space, and we talk about delays in the SLS

Episode 61: I Wanna Be a Space Dentist
August 31, 2020

This week in space, Boeing makes progress with their Starliner capsule, California wildfires are seen from space, and we talk about dental hygiene in space missions

Episode 60: Rockets Go To Space
August 23, 2020

This week in space, China comes up with their own Artemis program, astronomers bounce a laser off the LRO, and we talk about more rocket news

Episode 59: SpaceX Joins The Establishment
August 17, 2020

This week in space, Pluto is discovered to have water under its surface, more satellite servicing happens, and we talk about SpaceX winning the NSSL contract

Episode 58: Many Questions
August 09, 2020

This week in space, our cast interview a Boeing engineer with 33 years of experience in satellite propulsion and who is currently working on the Commercial Crew and SLS programs

Episode 57: Mars, Mars, and Mars
August 01, 2020

This week in space, Amazon get FCC license for 3,200 satellites, Dawn Aerospace dawns on the space industry, and we talk more about Mars now that the triple is all on their way there