Anna from Italy was born on July 20, 1969, and feels connected to the Moon.
The sun is out, the weather is warm, and summer school is in session! Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-host Matt Kirshen, and astrophysicist Charles Liu answer fan-submitted questions on mathematics, the Big Bang, the laws of physics, neutrinos, relativity, Pluto, the smell of the Milky Way, and more. NOTE: StarTalk All-Access subscribers can watch or listen to this entire episode commercial-free here: https://www.startalkradio.net/all-access/cosmic-queries-summer-school/ Photo Credit: LassenNPS [Public domain]
Throughout the series, you heard memories of the first Moon landing from people all over the world. In this bonus episode, we share a few more stories: a trip to Rome, a girl with binoculars and a reel-to-reel tape recorder.
For the 100th episode, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine discusses the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing as NASA continues to move forward towards an exciting future with a sustainable lunar presence.
Lisa Jones, NASA Landing and Impact Research Facility Manager, discusses the facility where the Apollo astronauts trained for the lunar landing.
Connie from Key Largo, Florida, had an eventful year in 1969-- but the Moon landing stands out for him.
Our eating habits produce a quarter of world greenhouse gas emissions—but scientists are finding smarter ways to grow and distribute our food.
Have you ever been caught out online and subscribed to something you didn’t mean to? Ian Sample has and so he tasked Jordan Erica Webber with finding out how companies play on our psyches to pinch our pennies and what we can do about it. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/sciencepod
Gene from Frederick, Maryland went the extra mile to make sure his young kids remembered the Moon landing.
The Noma Guide to Fermentation is the story of how the restaurant achieved accidental success in the fermentation lab.
In this episode of ESA Explores podcast Beyond series, hosts Ally Koehler and Stephen Ennis chat with ESA head of crew support Romain Charles, and ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano, about events taking place in Baikonur, Kazakhstan before liftoff on 20 July.
Even though humans and other mammals emit similar odor compounds, mosquitoes can still detect the difference.
Bonnie from Reno, Nevada was expecting her first child as she watched the Moon from her bungalow with her husband.
Efforts to create a Presidential Committee on Climate Security—a controversial climate advisory panel—have stalled.
Jill from La Jolla, California wanted to be an astronaut in an age where that seemed impossible for women.
Though his family was going through tough times in 1969, Tom from Yuba City, California, remembers watching the launch with enthusiasm and looks forward to seeing the space shuttle Columbia with his son this summer.
Model rocketeers are planning to launch thousands of model rockets worldwide in salute to the Apollo anniversary.
Janette from San Mateo, California, watched the landing with her new kitten, Poppy! She was inspired to pursue science and became a marine biologist.
NASA looks back at the Apollo era and ahead at the Artemis missions to the Moon and Mars.