Your Space Journey

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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SPACE JUNK: How Privateer plans to protect the space environment – Interview with Dr. Moriba 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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SpaceX Polaris Dawn Crew Interview Scott “Kidd” Poteet, Mission Pilot

In today’s episode we’ll speak with Scott “Kidd” Poteet, a Mission Pilot for the new SpaceX Polaris Program. Kidd is a retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel with more than 3,000 flying hours as a pilot and over 400 hours of combat time. Most...

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