56: How Jason Hutt Helps Put Space Crews at Ease

      This is hard. There’s no one easy thing.”  -Jason Hutt to Beth Mund  Jason is the lead for Orion Crew Systems Integration at NASA’s Johnson Space Center.      Human factors are always considered when designing a new spacecraft for the crew. Jason and his team consider EVERY BUTTON, SWITCH, and DIAL…

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55: Dean Hijacks the Show and Asks BETH the Questions!

        The tables are turned in THIS episode as Dean takes over the microphone! Dean wants to know the HOW, WHO, and WHY so he asks:  How did Beth’s love for space exploration start?  Who were some of the people that helped Beth in her success?  Why did she start the CASUAL…

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54: Inside NASA’s Mission Control with Bill Foster

      Bill Foster is a Ground Control Officer and has supported more than 50 NASA missions from within Mission Control at the Johnson Space Center.  He shares his unique perspective with Beth on:  What it’s like INSIDE NASA’s Mission Control Center? Bill walks us through a behind-the scenes history of the Mission Control…

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53: Apollo 12 Highlights and More about the Moon with David Warmflash

        Dr. David Warmflash returns to the podcast to discuss the timely anniversary of Apollo 12, and shares several highlights from this mission and potential future lunar missions on episode 53, including… The crew, Commander Charles, “Pete” Conrad, Alan Bean, and Richard Gordan- were a great crew who helped cheer one another…

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52: Touring the Solar System with Geologist Kevin Cole

Kevin Cole is a geologist and astronomer who loves looking at what makes up our planet, and the planets all around us. When we study rocks from our planet Earth, sometimes we find answers to the questions within our universe! Beth never knew rocks could provide so much information, until she talked to Kevin.   …

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