All posts in space

Ep. 25: Snapchat’s Spectacles, Star Trek vs. Trump, Elon Musk’s Mars plans

Snapchat’s wearable tech Spectacles, the cast and crew of Star Trek versus presidential candidate Donald Trump (8:50), and space professional and astrophysicist Laura Forczyk joins us to unpack SpaceX founder […]

Ep. 21: SpaceX explosion, 50 Years of Star Trek producer Brian Volk-Weiss

The SpaceX accident destroys Facebook’s satellite, ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 hints (13:00), the ‘ARQ’ time travel movie on Netflix (15:15), and Brian Volk-Weiss, executive producer of the History Channel’s ’50 […]

Ep. 20: Neil deGrasse Tyson vs. sexist science jokes, ‘80s tech drama Halt and Catch Fire

Astronomers discover Earth-like planet Proxima B, Neil deGrasse Tyson goes in on sexist science jokes on Twitter (5:29), protests over ‘Jason Bourne’ movie in 3D in China (13:06), the trailer […]

Ep. 19: NASA women, Kernel brain implant, No Man’s Sky game vs. Simulation Theory

‘Arrival’ puts a new spin on first contact films, Kernel brain chip implant offers a transhuman brain boost (3:24), ‘Hidden Figures’ film highlights NASA’s unheralded women (11:56), ‘No Man’s Sky’ […]

Ep. 17: Trips to Mars + the Moon, Interview w/ Stranger Things star David Harbour

Nat Geo’s Mars documentary-meets-science-fiction series from Ron Howard and Brian Grazer, the first private Moon mission gets approved for 2017 (5:17), Adario Strange interviews ‘Stranger Things’ star David Harbour (10:53), […]

Ep. 16: Transhuman fear, astronaut mortality, Snowden movie + Wikileaks

Transhuman poll reveals fear of the future, NASA discovers space may be bad for your heart (12:32), Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’ film and the Wikileaks DNC hacked email dump (19:42). SHOW […]