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Stories, opinion and debate from the final frontier – including a guide on how to live in space, 20th century legends and the stories of missions past and present.
||CleanAstronaut Dreams||A singing spaceman, a refugee who wants to beat gravity and a cosmonaut stuck in orbit.||2/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Do We Rule The Universe?||Space is no longer the playground of governments but companies that want to mine the moon||1/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe First Woman on the Moon||Wally Funk looks at mankind's return to the Moon and if a woman might actually get there||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCassini's Last Adventure||The Cassini spacecraft will soon plunge to its death in Saturn’s toxic clouds||8/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpace 1977||Space probes Voyager 1 and 2 are still operating after 40 years in the depths of space||8/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs There Anybody Out There?||Such as extra-terrestrials or any other signs of life beyond Earth?||1/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCaravans in Space||The plans to set up human colonies in space and spaceships that will take us to the stars||1/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Shall Fly - Part Two||The official space agencies and programmes on the continent of Africa||1/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Shall Fly - Part One||The surprising history of African space exploration||1/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Would it Take to Put a Human on Mars?||Nasa is planning a manned mission to Mars. But the challenges are enormous||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen with the Right Stuff||Aviator and aspiring astronaut Wally Funk meets the pioneering women of space travel||7/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Beagle 2 Mission to Mars||On Christmas Day 2003, a British space craft was due to land on Mars to look for life||1/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReaching for the Stars||What does the future hold for human space exploration?||1/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Trip Around Mars - 2||Canyons, craters and mountains: the spectacular Martian terrain cut by swathes of water||1/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Trip Around Mars - 1||The alien mountains, canyons and craters that inspire scientists and writers||1/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSkylab Falls to Earth||The day when fragments of the US space station Skylab hit an Australian town in 1979.||1/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Survive in Space: Deep Space||How science, engineering and medicine come together to get human life safely into space.||12/31/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Survive in Space: Into Orbit||How science, engineering and medicine are trying to understand how to stay alive in space||12/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCommander Chris Hadfield on Desert Island Discs||Commander Chris Hadfield chooses the eight discs he would take to a desert island.||12/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Apollo 13 Space Emergency||One of the Apollo 13 astronauts describes the moment disaster struck in 1970.||12/26/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Does The Moon Fascinate Us So Much?||Why has the moon fascinated humans from every culture and for all time?||12/25/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCapturing Space||A discussion on how our understanding of space has been forged both by art and science.||12/25/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFood on Mars||As the pressures on earth intensify, will growing food in space become our only option?||12/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSounds of Space 2: Deep Space||Travel deeper into the universe. Some sounds are recorded, others are data.||12/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe First Woman in Space||Salute Soviet Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, who went into orbit in June 1963.||12/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaunching the Hubble Space Telescope||Launching the telescope into space in 1990 didn't quite go according to plan||12/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpace Wars||War in space is not just Hollywood fantasy - it's a fast-approaching threat||12/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSounds of Space 1: The Solar System||Take a sonic journey through the Solar System with astronomer, Dr Lucie Green||12/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpace Medicine||Examining how the human mind and body copes in space||12/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEnceladus: Is There Life On Saturn's Moon?||The best place to search for extra-terrestrial life among the planets.||12/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStar Wars - C3PO's story||The actor behind the galaxy's most famous protocol droid remembers the first Star Wars.||12/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonkeys in Space||For the first time, America sends two monkeys into space and brings them back alive.||12/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean'I Nearly Drowned in Space'||Luca Parmitano was on a space walk when water started leaking into his helmet.||12/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Home in Space||Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is back on Earth after 200 days in space.||12/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHomer, Hagrid and the Incredible Hulk||Ben Hammersley investigates fictional universes, from Harry Potter to Game of Thrones.||12/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
informational & calming voices through the pods. I really enjoy how some of the softer episodes I can fall asleep to, the sounds of space episodes are pretty great for this. I really hope to see more, the host ended with an awesome episode & I hope to “hear” her & the rest of the crew release more episodes.
Dead White Europeans...
... is how the record on the Voyager spacecraft was described! Shut up BBC! Just shut up about everything.
I absolutely loved this podcast, very interesting and informative! Please make more!!
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