Welcome to Casual Space

A podcast about the wonders of space. Beth brings us space as it really and truly is, every day in our lives. Beth is a former NASA public affairs officer and shares with us her dream job and its experiences. Beth and her guests explore how space affects your daily life. She tells us the stories and adventures of space that she learned during her time at the Johnson Space Center. In each episode, we will learn about the different jobs that are available right now, and how those jobs will open your world to wonderful intergalactic adventures.


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Episode 10: Joe DalSanto – The Firsts in Astronomy

In this episode, Beth chats with Joe about several firsts in astronomy and the role of women in the field.

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Episode 11: Space Journalist & Author Rod Pyle

In this episode, Beth chats with Rod about the art of telling stories about space and what it was like to be IN THE ROOM for the Mars Insight landing.

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Episode 12: Mark O’Connell – The Close Encounters Man and Writing for Star Trek

In this episode, Beth chats with Mark about close encounters, Sputnik and what MUFON is.

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Beth has an amazing presence and great voice. All her guests are wonderful and she makes every conversation fun, informative and inspiring. I'm a space geek in the making and looking forward to more!

Marjorie A.

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