83: Space for Humanity with Rachel Lyons

          Rachel Lyons is a key advocate in the advancement of space technology and exploration. Rachel is the former Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of Students for the Exploration and Development of Space – USA, a non-profit that empowers young people to make an impact in space exploration. She is a…

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82: Rocket Engines with Joe Cassady from Aerojet Rockedyne

          Joe Cassady is Executive Director of Space Programs in the Washington DC Operations for Aerojet Rocketdyne.  Joe and the AR team help to plan human missions to the Moon and Mars, helping to develop the strategy and architectures for future space and launch systems. Joe and Beth met at the…

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81: The New Right Stuff with Loretta Hidalgo Whitesides

      Loretta Hidalgo Whitesides is a public speaker, co-creator of Yuri’s Night, and an author on space exploration. Whitesides received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Stanford and a master’s from Caltech, with a particular interest in astrobiology. She accumulated over five hours of weightless time as a Flight Director for Zero-G Corporation, and plans to travel to space…

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80: Studying Commercial Space with Dr. Andy Aldrin

        Dr. Andrew Aldrin is Director of the Aldrin Space Institute at Florida Institute of Technology. ASI is a multidisciplinary institute created to advance commercial space development.  On the podcast, Andy tells Beth and the Casual Space listeners about the Graduate Certificate in Commercial Space Studies. It’s a partnership between the International…

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79: Space Reporting, Writing and Communicating with Elizabeth Howell

        Elizabeth Howell is a space writer, science consultant and writing teacher based in Ottawa, Canada. She writes about space, science and astronauts, and has even BEEN an astronaut in a simulation on Mars!** Elizabeth writes hundreds a stories a year on the space business, from conferences, from live events and from…

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78: Theoretical Astrophysicist and Author Adam Frank

        Adam is an evangelist of science. From everything sci-fi to just thinking, looking and observing the world, science has always provided a sense of oneness with the universe for Adam. Adam is a theoretical/computational astrophysicist and he heads a research group that is developing new tools for simulating the cosmos.  …

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