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Newsletter and Program Guide for the Week of November 24, 2014
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1. General Show Information
2. Broadcast Schedule
3. This Week on The Space Show
4. Upcoming Attractions
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6. Support The Space Show!
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13. Space Show Products
14. Unsubscribing from The Space Show Newsletter
15. Notices. Copyrights, and Trademarks
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FOUR PROGRAMS THIS WEEK! SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS:
Erik Seedhouse is an aerospace scientist whose ambition has always been to work as an astronaut. After completing his first degree in Sports Science at Northumbria University the author joined the legendary 2nd Battalion the Parachute Regiment, the world’s most elite airborne regiment. During his time in the ‘Para’s’ Erik spent six months in Belize, where he was trained in the art of jungle warfare and conducted several border patrols along the Belize-Guatemala border. Later, he spent several months learning the intricacies of desert warfare on the Akamas Range in Cyprus. He made more than thirty jumps from a Hercules C130 aircraft, performed more than two hundred abseils from a helicopter and fired more light anti-tank weapons than he cares to remember! Upon returning to the comparatively mundane world of academia, the author embarked upon a Master’s degree in Medical Science at Sheffield University. He supported his master’s degree studies by winning prize money in 100km ultradistance running races. Shortly after placing third in the World 100km Championships in 1992 and setting the North American 100km record, the author turned to ultradistance triathlon, winning the World Endurance Triathlon Championships in 1995 and 1996. For good measure, he also won the inaugural World Double Ironman Championships in 1995 and the infamous Decatriathlon, the world’s longest triathlon, an event requiring competitors to swim 38km, cycle 1800km, and run 422km. Non-stop! Returning to academia once again in 1996, Erik pursued his Ph.D. at the German Space Agency’s Institute for Space Medicine. While conducting his Ph.D studies he still found time to win Ultraman Hawaii and the European Ultraman Championships as well as completing the Race Across America bike race. Due to his success as the world’s leading ultradistance triathlete Erik was featured in dozens of magazines and television interviews. In 1997, GQ magazine nominated him as the ‘Fittest Man in the World’. In 1999, Erik decided it was time to get a real job. He retired from being a professional triathlete and started his post-doctoral studies at Vancouver’s Simon Fraser University’s School of Kinesiology. While living in Vancouver, Erik gained his pilot’s license, started climbing mountains and took up sky-diving to relax in his spare time. In 2005 the author worked as an astronaut training consultant for Bigelow Aerospace in Las Vegas and wrote ‘Tourists in Space’, a training manual for spaceflight participants. He is a Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society and a member of the Aerospace Medical Association. Recently, he was one of the final thirty candidates of the Canadian Space Agency’s Astronaut Recruitment Campaign. Erik currently works as manned spaceflight consultant and author. He plans to travel into space with one of the private spaceflight companies. As well as being a triathlete, skydiver, pilot and author, Erik is an avid scuba diver and has logged more than two hundred dives in more than twenty countries. His favorite movie is the director’s cut of ‘Blade Runner’, his favorite science fiction authors are Allen Steele and Stanislav Lem and his favorite science fiction series is Red Dwarf. ‘Prepare for Launch’ is his fifth book. When not writing, he spends as much time as possible in Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii and at his real home in Sandefjord, Norway. Erik lives with his wife and two cats on the Niagara Escarpment in Canada.
Listeners can talk to Erik Seedhouse or the host using toll free 1 (866) 687-7223, by sending e-mail during the program using firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, or firstname.lastname@example.org. To use Skype from your computer with a headset, the I. D. is thespaceshow. Skype is only available if when announced at the beginning of the program. Please note the toll free number is only available during a live Space Show program. At all other times, it is disconnected.
2. Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014: 7-8:30 PM PST (10-11:30 PM EST; 9-10:30 PM-1 PM CST): We welcome the MIT Team that did the recent Mars One Analysis for the Mars One Mission. You can download their report at http://web.mit.edu/sydneydo/Public/Mars%20One%20Feasibility%20Analysis%20IAC14.pdf.
Sydney Do is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the MIT. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Sydney, Australia, and a Master’s degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT. His past research has been in the areas of fuel-efficient satellite formation flight, land-landings of NASA’s Orion spacecraft, and the crowd sourcing of engineering ideation and innovation. He is currently the lead researcher in space habitation and life support within the Strategic Engineering Research Group at MIT.
Koki Ho is a PhD Candidate in the Strategic Research Engineering Group at Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT. His areas of expertise includes the design and optimization of space systems, particularly their transportation systems. He has worked in multiple satellite and planetary spacecraft projects in Japan and Europe, and while at MIT, has conducted research in logistics for the International Space Station and human Mars exploration missions.
Andrew Owens is a Ph.D. candidate and NASA Space Technology Research Fellow in the Strategic Engineering Research Group at MIT. His research focuses on complex systems reliability, resilience, and maintainability and the prediction of logistics requirements related to spare parts for long-duration space systems. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University, where he co-founded the Rice University Solar Car Team, and an S.M. in Aerospace Engineering from MIT, with previous research into modeling and simulation of environmental control and life support systems.Sam Schreiner is currently pursuing a Masters in Aerospace engineering at MIT, with an emphasis on space systems engineering. He conducts research on In Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) to produce oxygen and other resources on the moon and Mars. He received his bachelors in aerospace engineering from the University of Minnesota.
Listeners can talk with the team members or the host by using toll free 1 (866) 687-7223, by sending e-mail during the program using email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com. To use Skype from your computer with a headset, the I. D. is thespaceshow. Skype is only available if when announced at the beginning of the program. Please note the toll free number is only available during a live Space Show program. At all other times, it is disconnected.
3. Friday, Nov. 28, 2014: 9:30-11 AM PST, (12:30-2 PM EST, 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM CST): No show today for Thanksgiving holiday.
Listeners can talk with ___________________ or the host using toll free 1 (866) 687-7223, by sending e-mail during the program using firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, or firstname.lastname@example.org. To use Skype from your computer with a headset, the I. D. is thespaceshow. Skype is only available if when announced at the beginning of the program. Please note the toll free number is only available during a live Space Show program. At all other times, it is disconnected.
4. The Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014 program from 12-1:30 PM PST, (3--4:30 PM EST, 2-3:30 PM CST): We welcome back Frank White, author of "The Overview Effect." His new edition is now available and Frank will be telling us about it with updates.
Frank White is a writer who has spent much of his career thinking about the implications of space exploration for human evolution. He has authored a total of 10 books, including: The Overview Effect, The SETI Factor, The New Camelot, March of the Millennia and Think About Space (with Isaac Asimov), The Ice Chronicles (with Paul Mayewski), and Decision: Earth, a novel. Frank’s latest book, The New Camelot, offers a new interpretation of the Apollo program, comparing the Apollo astronauts to King Arthur’s Knights of the Round Table, and suggesting that the Overview Effect is the “holy grail” of our time. Recent developments in both governmental and non-governmental space exploration efforts appear to vindicate many of the ideas that were initially explicated in The Overview Effect. Frank is now working on a revision of that work, focusing on trends that have begun to appear since the first edition came out in 1987. He is a cofounder of the Overview Institute, established in part to carry forward the work that began with publication of his book, which celebrated its 25th anniversary last year
Listeners can talk with Frank White or the host using toll free 1 (866) 687-7223, by sending e-mail during the program using email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com. To use Skype from your computer with a headset, the I. D. is thespaceshow. Skype is only available if when announced at the beginning of the program. Please note the toll free number is only available during a live Space Show program. At all other times, it is disconnected.
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Monday, Dec. 1: Dennis Wingo
Tuesday, Dec. 2: Matt Wallace, JPL, Deputy Program Manager for Mars 2020.
Friday, Dec. 5: Chris Newman from the UK re UK space programs & more.
Sunday, Dec. 7: Dr. Bruce Cordell returns
Monday, Dec. 8: Chris Orwell
Tuesday, Dec. 9: Dr. Richard Binzel, MIT Professor on NEO survey and the ARM project
Sunday, Dec. 14: Open Lines
Tuesday, Dec. 16: Bob Zimmerman
Sunday, Dec. 28: Open Lines
Tuesday, Dec. 30: Tom Olson and the Space Year In Review
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