Broadcast 133 (Special Edition)

07 Jul 2003 Dr. John Jurist
Your Amazon Purchases Helps Support TSS/OGLF (see

Feedback: What did you think of this show?: 

Dr. John Jurist is the guest on this edition of The Space Show. Dr. Jurist discusses the biomedical factors associated with suborbital flights, including acceleration, radiation exposure, reduced atmosphere pressure, gas issues and more. We will also address many of these issues for orbital space flight and longer space missions to Mars, including the pros and cons for using nuclear powered vehicles. Dr. Jurist will also discuss the regulatory issues of today compared to what they were forty years ago. We also discuss the state of the commercial space industry, space policy, public interest in space, and how the consumer medical profession and insurance industry will eventually respond to space tourism and expanded space development.



WARNING: Using Disqus Comments on the Space Show:

To ensure your comments do NOT get caught in the Disqus automatic spam filter systemplease login to your Disqus account or create a verified/approved Disqus account.

Posting multiple URL links WILL TRIGGER the Disqus automatic spam filter system.