Your Space Journey

SpaceX Crew-4 ESA Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti’s inspiration for space & lucky “42”!

Samantha Cristoforetti is an Italian European Space Agency astronaut, former Italian Air Force pilot and engineer. She's getting ready to venture into space again on the upcoming SpaceX Crew 4 mission to the ISS for Expedition 67, scheduled to launch at the end of...

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What is the Solar Wind? Tribute to Dr. Eugene Parker – Visionary Heliophysicist & Solar Wind Pioneer

This is a tribute to the late solar astrophysicist Dr. Eugene Parker, featuring my interview with him from 2018. In the mid-1950s Dr. Parker developed the theory of the supersonic solar wind and predicted the spiral shape of the solar magnetic field. He was...

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Tribute to Dr. Eugene Parker – Visionary Heliophysicist & Solar Wind Pioneer

This is a tribute to the late solar astrophysicist Dr. Eugene Parker, featuring my phone interview with him from 2018. In the mid-1950s Dr. Parker developed the theory of the supersonic solar wind and predicted the spiral shape of the solar magnetic field. He was...

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Axiom AX-1 Launch Sequence (turn up the speakers at the end!)

Axiom's first mission, AX-1, launched successfully Friday April 8, 2022. Here's an assortment of my images taken from the Kennedy Space Center Press Site a few miles away from Pad 39A, where the SpaceX Falcon was launched with the all-private crew of AX-1. First...

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SPACE DEBRIS: How Privateer Plans to Protect the Space Environment — Interview with Dr. Moribah Jah

In today’s episode we’ll explore the growing problem of space junk and how the new company Privateer Space is working to help make space safer. Joining us today is Dr. Moriba Jah, the Chief Scientist of Privateer. Moriba is a co-founder of Privateer along...

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