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Open Space: Professor Avi Loeb and Breakthrough Starshot
Professor Avi Loeb is one of the hardest working astrophysicists in the field, writing a blistering number of academic papers on fascinating topics like the Fermi Paradox, the habitability of other worlds, black holes, and the history of the early universe. He's also one of the people working on the Breakthrough Starshot project to send tiny probes to other star systems. https://www.cfa.harvard.edu/~loeb/
Open Space: Robert Zubrin, Dipole Drive and Mars Colonization
This week I'll be talking with Robert Zubrin, the founder of the Mars Society and a proponent of Mars Colonization. Zubrin recently proposed an interesting propellant-less propulsion system called the Dipole Drive that could help future missions explore the Solar System. https://www.centauri-dreams.org/2018/06/29/the-dipole-drive-a-new-concept-for-space-propulsion/
Open Space: Live QA with Special Guest, Author David Brin
This week I'm joined by sci-fi author and futurist David Brin. He's best known for the Uplift Stories, and other sci-fi novels, but he's been active in space science, sitting on the board of NASA's Innovative and Advanced Concepts awards. Here's the link that David mentioned about lifting the Earth. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ai8x-ZqjXPc
Open Space, Live QA with Fraser Cain: Guest, Prof. Brad Peterson, LUVOIR
My live guest this week will be Professor Brad Peterson, from Ohio State University. In addition to his professoring duties, Dr. Peterson is the Community Chair of the Science and Technology Definition Team for the Large Ultraviolet Optical and Infrared Surveyor (LUVOIR). We'll talk all about the plans for this massive space telescope, the true successor to the Hubble Space Telescope.
OpenSpace: Live QA with Fraser Cain
Join me for a live hour of QA.
Open Space: Live QA with Fraser Cain - July 2, 2018
Join me for an hour of live QA to talk about whatever cool new space news is happening.
Open Space for June 25, 2018 with special guest, Dr. Pamela Gay, co-host of Astronomy Cast
This week I'm joined by my Astronomy Cast co-host Dr. Pamela Gay to talk about all things astronomy, and casting.
Open Space: Live QA with Fraser Cain for June 18, 2018
Hey everyone, I'm going to be doing a Live Q&A today. No guest this week, so it'll just be me.
Open Space Live QA: Guest Dr. Nicole Gugliucci (radio astronomer)
For this week's live QA, I'll be joined by Dr. Nicole Gugliucci, a professor and radio astronomer. You can find out more about her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/NoisyAstronomer
Open Space: June 4, 2018, Live QA with Fraser and Guest Dr. Paul Sutter
Paul was busy last week, but now he's ready to join me for an hour answering your mind bending questions about space and astronomy. Bring all your complex questions about dark matter, black holes and the Big Bang and he'll sort it all out. Check out Paul's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBr7XOxxQyBHEwqkhoci7vw
Open Space: May 28, 2018 - Guest: Eric Berger from Ars Technica
In my opinion, Eric Berger (aka @sciguyspace) is one of the top journalists working on stories about spaceflight, especially SpaceX, Blue Origins and NASA. Eric will join me live to answer your questions about the state of private and public space exploration. Check out his Twitter feed to see more of his coverage: https://twitter.com/SciGuySpace
Open Space: LIVE Q&A With Fraser Cain
I was originally going to have Dr. Paul Sutter here as a guest this week, but something came up, so I'll be solo. Come join me live to talk about what's happening in space and astronomy.
Open Space: May 14, 2018 - Guests Dr. Alan Stern and Dr. David Grinspoon and Chasing New Horizons
This week I'll be joined by Dr. Alan Stern and Dr. David Grinspoon, the co-authors of "Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto". Join us live and ask them your questions about the New Horizons Mission and Pluto.
Open Space: May 7, 2018 - Live QA with Fraser Cain and Guest: John Michael Godier
Time for another live QA event, this time with sci-fi author and futurist John Michael Godier. Check out JMG's channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEszlI8-W79IsU8LSAiRbDg Join us live, ask us your questions about space, astronomy and the future that awaits us all.
Open Space - April 30th: Live QA with Fraser Cain and Guest: CodyDon Reeder from Cody's Lab
Since you seem to be enjoying these, I've scheduled another live event for Monday. This week's guest will be CodyDon Reeder from the amazing channel Cody's Lab. Check out Cody's channel, and prepare your questions for him: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCu6mSoMNzHQiBIOCkHUa2Aw If you can't attend live, I just want to remind you that I make these available as podcasts. You can subscribe by going to: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/universe-today-guide-to-space-audio/id794058155?mt=2 Or subscribe with: https://www.universetoday.com/audio.xml
Open Space: Live QA with Fraser Cain, Guest: Isaac Arthur
You've been asking for it, so let's do a live conversation with my sometimes collaborator, Isaac Arthur. We'll chat about the future and answer your questions about space, astronomy and human's future in space. Isaac Arthur's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZFipeZtQM5CKUjx6grh54g Website: https://www.isaacarthur.net/ Centauri Dreams: https://www.centauri-dreams.org/ Podcast Edition: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/universe-today-guide-to-space-audio/id794058155?mt=2 Or subscribe with: https://www.universetoday.com/audio.xml
Open Space: Live QA With Fraser Cain - April 16, 2018
I bring back the mildly popular live QA stream, where I answer questions live from the audience. In this week's episode, we talked about the TESS Launch delay, books, movies, sci-fi and games I like, and how 2001 freaked me out as a kid.