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RPR 13 – Deep Space Ecology’s Morgan Arena Irons

In today’s episode, we speak with Morgan Arena Irons of Deep Space Ecology. We discuss her work in environmental sciences, what ecology is, how her passion for the environment sparked her ideas to make a liveable environment on the Red … Continue reading

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RPR 12 – Spacefarming Authorities, Galactic Farms’ Jeff & Melissa Pernell

One of the biggest questions for the upcoming Journey To Mars, no matter who it is that’s going, is how will we eat on Mars? How can we modify the Martian regolith so that we can possibly grow crops a … Continue reading

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RPR 11 – Radiation and Propulsion Expert: Dr. Joseph Parker

Today’s guest is Dr. Joseph Parker. Dr. Parker has a doctorate of medicine from the Mayo Clinic and a Master’s of Science in Space Studies.  He served in the Marines and became an officer in the US Air Force with … Continue reading

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RPR 10 NASA’s “Journey To Mars” Public Affairs Officer, Jim Wilson

The Orion spacecraft is kind of small, so how will NASA astronauts live comfortably on the way to Mars? What will they eat? And what are the contigency plans if something were to go wrong, a la, “The Martian”? NASA … Continue reading

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RPR 9 – New Zealand Mars Society Chapter President: Haritina Mogoșanu

New Zealand Mars Society Chapter President Haritina Mogosanu is definitely a dreamer. Her fascination with stars has gone back as far as she can remember. As Haritina grew up, her passion for stars grew too, and she learned that many … Continue reading

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RPR 8 Author of Mars Our Future on the Red Planet: Leonard David

Leonard David is an award winning space journalist, reporting on space activities for over 50 years and is author of Mars – Our Future on the Red Planet to be published by National Geographic on October 25, 2016. The book … Continue reading

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RPR 7 Mars City Design Challenge Founder and CEO: Vera Mulyani

Vera Mulyani’s multidisciplinary background in master planning in various fields of art; architecture, urban design, filmmaking and storytelling, has made her specialized in conceptual strategy in technology, innovation and business development, which is just perfect for designing a  future city … Continue reading

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RPR 6 Elon Musk’s SpaceX Mars Colonization Plan Reviewed By Dr. Zubrin

Dr. Zubrin is an American aerospace engineer and author of The Case for Mars, best known for his advocacy of the manned exploration. Today’s host is Bill Hargenrader, bestselling author of the Mars Journey series, and Founder of I Love … Continue reading

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RPR Episode 5 – Chris Hoftun

Bill Hargenrader, bestselling author of the Mars Journey series, interviews Chris Hoftun Chairman and co-founder of the Mars Institute Norway, and Program Manager Space Systems at Zaptec where he is currently investigating a new plasma drilling system under development (PLASMARS). … Continue reading

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RPR Episode 4 – Lucinda Offer

Bill Hargenrader, bestselling author of the Mars Journey series, interviews Lucinda Offer, Executive Director of the Mars Society, who has devoted over 10 years to Humans to Mars advocacy and analog research. Lucinda has been an extremely effective Executive Director … Continue reading

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