This Week on The Space Show


This week on The Space Show with Dr. David Livingston…

1. Monday, August 27, 2012, 2-3:30 PM PDT (5-6:30 PM EDT, 4-5:30 PM CDT): We welcome back DR. PAT HYNES to discuss the upcoming International Symposium For Personal and Commercial Spaceflight, Oct. 17-18, 2012 in Las Cruces, NM. Please visit www.ispcs.com for more detailed information & registration.

2. Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 7-8:30 PM PDT (10-11:30 PM EDT, 9-10:30 PM CDT): We welcome JPL’s DR. ANITA SENGUPTA to the program to discuss electric propulsion, Entry Descent and Landing, Mars, Venus, Europa, landers, and general spacecraft design. Dr. Sengupta is a systems engineer & also doing some teaching at USC.

3. Friday, August 31, 2012, 9:30-11 AM PDT (11:30- 1 PM CDT, 12:30PM-2:00 PM EDT) : We welcome BAS LANSDORP of Mars One to the program. Mr. Lansdorp will be joining us from Europe. This program will be co-hosted with Dr. John Jurist on some of the technical, medical and human factors issues for long duration spaceflight and a humans to Mars mission. You can learn more about Mars One by visiting their website, https://mars-one.com/en.

4. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, 12-1:30 PM PDT (3-4:30 PM EDT, 2-3:30 PM CDT). We welcome DR. SCOTT HUBBARD to discuss his new book, “Exploring Mars.” Dr. Hubbard is a former NASA Ames Director, has been referred to by the press as the MARS CZAR, and is now a professor at Stanford University.