Liftoff is a fortnightly podcast about space, the universe, and everything. You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to understand the latest developments as explained by enthusiastic space fans Stephen Hackett and Jason Snell. Hosted by Jason Snell and Stephen Hackett.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 45m. Bisher sind 94 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche


Liftoff 13: It's Important to Have a Dryer Sheet

This week, Stephen and Jason catch up on Space X and Blue Origin news, wish Opportunity a happy 12th birthday and reflect on the 30th anniversary of the Challenger disaster.


 2016-02-01  1h2m

Liftoff 12: The Size of a Refrigerator

Jason and Stephen are joined by Geof Morris, a Payload Rack Officer for the International Space Station. Geof works at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL.


 2016-01-18  56m

Liftoff 11: Moon Phases & Tides

This week, Jason explains how the phases of the moon work before wading into the weird world of tides.


 2016-01-04  46m

Liftoff 10: The Solstice

To celebrate the Winter Solstice, Jason and Stephen talk all about the Earth's journey around the sun and how it affects all of our lives.


 2015-12-21  43m

Liftoff 9: The Space Shuttle

This week, Stephen and Jason strap in and talk about NASA’s space shuttle program.


 2015-12-07  1h20m

Liftoff 8: Halo of Junk

Jason and Stephen talk about the not-so-impending doom facing Phobos and a bunch of other news before being joined by Emily Lakdawalla from The Planetary Society to discuss the future of solar system exploration.


 2015-11-23  1h11m

Liftoff 7: Still Probably Not Aliens

A fortnight of news has passed, and Jason and Stephen are here to talk water in the solar system, Orion's progress, the 15th anniversary of crewed ISS missions and some new job openings at NASA.


 2015-11-10  1h0m

Liftoff 6: The Sun

This week, Stephen and Jason answer some burning questions about the sun.


 2015-10-26  57m

Liftoff 5: 'The Martian'

Forget the popcorn; grab your potatoes! This week, Jason and Stephen talk all about The Martian.


 2015-10-09  1h12m

Liftoff 4: A Laptop Every Ten Years

Jason and Stephen gush over more Pluto photos and wish some Mars hardware a happy birthday before interviewing Rachel Binx from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.


 2015-09-28  49m