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Happy Hour

Come hang out with us for our inaugural Off-Nominal Happy Hour!

Past Events

Episode 46 (with Jonathan McDowell)

Jake and Anthony are joined by Jonathan McDowell, an astronomer at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian. We’ll be talking about Russia’s latest endangerment to the ISS—their anti-satellite operation that resulted in a huge debris field—and about how Jonathan does all the excellent work he does tracking launches, satellites, and where everything in space is going.

Episode 45 (with Loren Grush and Miriam Kramer)

Jake and Anthony are joined by two returning favorites, Loren Grush and Miriam Kramer, to talk about Loren’s time away from the space news grind, and Miriam’s excellent podcast following Inspiration4.

Episode 44 (with Joe Barnard)

Jake and Anthony are joined by Joe Barnard of to talk about what he’s been working on lately and what it’s like being a creator online these days.

Episode 43 (with Chelsea Gohd)

Jake and Anthony are joined by Chelsea Gohd from to talk about current space events and some fun projects Chelsea is working on.

Episode 42 (with Chris Gebhardt and Jason Davis)

Chris Gebhardt of NASASpaceflight and Jason Davis of the Planetary Society will be returning to the show to talk about our newest Venus armada, the New Shepard auction for the seat between the Bezos brothers, China’s new space station and rover doing their thing, and we might even get spicy and talk about the space politics cold war of Artemis vs China & Russia’s International Lunar Research Station.

Episode 41

This month, Anthony and Jake are taking it bit easier. It’s summer, everyone is excited about getting back in to the world again, and space news will be winding down a bit.

It’s just the two of us, and we’ll go through a potpourri of topics from random space stories that have caught our attention to talking shop about our plans for the show, our work, our lives and more. It will be the casualest of casual shows, on the casualest space show there is.

Episode 40 (with Miriam Kramer)

Miriam Kramer, Space Reporter at Axios, joins Jake and Anthony to talk about space tourism, including the upcoming Inspiration4, Ax-1, New Shepard, and SpaceShipTwo/SpaceShipIII flights, as well as some other flights we’d like to see in the future.

Episode 39 (with Leo Enright, the guy from Irish TV)

Leo Enright, the guy from Irish TV, joins Jake and Anthony to talk about covering space from a non-traditional space country, how he got started covering space, some current topics including Perseverance, ESA’s new Director General, and to generally have a great time.

Episode 38

Jake and Anthony take on the eternal question: what would you do if you were in charge of NASA for five years?