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Houston We Have a Podcast

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If you’re fascinated by the idea of humans traveling through space and curious about how that all works, you’ve come to the right place. This is the official podcast of the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

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If you’re fascinated by the idea of humans traveling through space and curious about how that all works, you’ve come to the right place. This is the official podcast of the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

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Spaaaaaace

By im such a baller (yeah right) - May 20 2020
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Spaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaace you know what we need more in the world? Spaaaaaaaace. Star. Rocket. NASAAAAA

I love it

By stormybearprinses - May 06 2020
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All the guests are amazing and the hosts are amazing too

iTunes Ratings

710 Ratings
Average Ratings
576
63
26
21
24

Spaaaaaace

By im such a baller (yeah right) - May 20 2020
Read more
Spaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaace you know what we need more in the world? Spaaaaaaaace. Star. Rocket. NASAAAAA

I love it

By stormybearprinses - May 06 2020
Read more
All the guests are amazing and the hosts are amazing too
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Houston We Have a Podcast

Latest release on Jul 31, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Lesser-Known Stories of Apollo 11

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NASA historian Jennifer Ross-Nazzal shares some of the lesser-known stories of the Apollo 11 mission 50 years after the historic landing of humans on the Moon. Alumni from NASA's Apollo program share memories from their unique roles in those missions. HWHAP Episode 101.

Jul 19 2019

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Rank #2: The Space Launch System: Part 1

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Paul Bookout and David Smith talk about the most powerful rocket since the Saturn V: The Space Launch System. The experts discuss what the rocket is made of, where it will go, and what will be inside. HWHAP Episode 41

Apr 20 2018

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Rank #3: Astronaut Training

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Randy "Komrade" Bresnik talks about what astronauts have to study, know and endure to be successful in space. Bresnik recalls his astronaut training experiences and moments of his previous spaceflight. HWHAP Episode 5.

Aug 04 2017

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Rank #4: Mars is Hard. Here's Why.

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Dr. Stan Love, NASA astronaut and all-around smart guy, flew to the International Space Station in 2008 and has worked on a number of flight analog programs to understand how to conduct deep-space missions. Love explores the challenges that will need to be tackled to make a mission to Mars successful. HWHAP Episode 53.

Jul 13 2018

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Rank #5: Mars

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Dr. Doug Archer, Planetary Scientist, talks about Mars: what its made of, what it's like on the surface, and why it's such an intriguing place for humans to visit in the next giant leap. HWHAP Episode 18.

Nov 10 2017

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Rank #6: Apollo vs. Artemis

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Nujoud Merancy, Exploration Mission Planning Office Chief, returns to the podcast to explain how the mission architecture of the Artemis program differs from Apollo and why it is important to develop a sustainable presence on the Moon. HWHAP Episode 116.

Nov 01 2019

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Rank #7: Apollo 13

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James A. Lovell and Fred W. Haise, two of the crew members of Apollo 13, chronicle their days at NASA, their careers, and their fateful mission that began 50 years ago on April 11, 1970. HWHAP Episode 139.

Apr 10 2020

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Rank #8: Landing From Space

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Dr. John Charles, Chief Scientist of the Human Research Program at the NASA Johnson Space Center, talks about what happens to the human body in space. NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough gives a first hand account of landing from space. HWHAP Episode 3.

Jul 21 2017

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Rank #9: Total Eclipse Over America

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Dr. Mark Matney, Space Debris Scientist and Astronomer, talks about the science and history of eclipses. He also describes the total solar eclipse that will sweep over the U.S. on August 21, 2017, and how to safely view it. HWHAP Episode 7.

Aug 18 2017

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Rank #10: The Most Awesome Podcast from Space

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Jack "2fish" Fischer, NASA Astronaut, talks about life on the International Space Station... while on board the International Space Station. This podcast was recorded during a live event on Aug 10, 2017. HWHAP Episode 6.

Aug 11 2017

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Rank #11: Apollo 8: Part 1

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On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 8 launch, resident historian Dr. Jennifer Ross-Nazzal recounts one of the most significant missions in human spaceflight history, featuring interviews with Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman and Bill Anders. HWHAP Episode 76.

Dec 22 2018

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Rank #12: Space Food

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Dr. Takiyah Sirmons, food scientist, talks about space food: what it is, how its packaged, and what happens to an astronauts palate after living in space for several months. HWHAP Episode 4.

Jul 28 2017

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Rank #13: The View From Above

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Dr. William Stefanov, manager of the Exploration Science Office at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, shares his expertise in observing the third rock from the sun on this Earth Day 50th anniversary episode. HWHAP Episode 141.

Apr 22 2020

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Rank #14: The Space Launch System: Part 2

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Paul Bookout and David Smith continue their conversation about the most powerful rocket since the Saturn V: The Space Launch System. The experts discuss the construction, testing, evolution and potential of the skyscraper-sized launch vehicle. HWHAP Episode 42

Apr 27 2018

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Rank #15: Twins Study

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Dr. Andy Feinberg and Dr. Steve Platts discuss the history and details behind the Twins Study. The experts reveal some of the findings from the multi-year endeavor packed with 10 different investigations. HWHAP Episode 87.

Apr 13 2019

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Rank #16: Hazard 1: Radiation

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Dr. Zarana Patel, a portfolio lead scientist at NASA's Johnson Space Center, is responsible for management and scientific oversight of degenerative tissue risk of space radiation. This is part one of a five-part series on the hazards of human spaceflight. HWHAP Episode 57.

Aug 10 2018

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Rank #17: The Search for Life

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Dr. Aaron Burton and Dr. Marc Fries, Planetary Scientists, talk about searching for organic material in meteorites from around the solar system. They share what we're finding that helps us understand the fundamentals of life here on Earth and possibly the universe. HWHAP Episode 27.

Jan 12 2018

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Rank #18: Artemis Spacesuits

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Chris Hansen, manager of the Extravehicular Activity Office, talks about the next generation of spacesuits that will be used during the Artemis Program. Hansen discusses the features, development, and testing of the two suits, and he previews upcoming milestones before these new suits are worn by the next astronauts on the Moon. HWHAP Episode 120.

Nov 29 2019

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Rank #19: The James Webb Space Telescope

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Jonathan Homan, Project Manager for Webb's Chamber A Testing, talks about how the James Webb Space Telescope has been designed, built, and tested, especially in the vacuum chamber here at the Johnson Space Center. He also describes what the telescope will be looking for in the universe and how it will work. HWHAP Episode 31.

Feb 09 2018

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Rank #20: Apollo 11 to Now

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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. HWHAP Episode 100.

Jul 12 2019

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