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 100 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche


Liftoff 19: Venus: The Pizza Planet

This fortnight, Jason and Stephen take a trip to Venus.


 2016-04-25  59m

Liftoff 18: The SLS

This fortnight, Jason and Stephen talk about rockets on drone ships, visiting space via virtual reality and NASA's next launch vehicle, the SLS.


 2016-04-11  1h5m

Liftoff 17: Space Stations: Totally Not Obsessed

This fortnight, Jason and Stephen take a tour of the space stations that have graced Low-Earth orbit over the decades.


 2016-03-28  1h10m

Liftoff 16: Like a Curtain in the Wind

This fortnight, Jason and Stephen travel the length of the Solar System to catch up on the news.


 2016-03-14  1h1m

Liftoff 15: The Moon Draft

On this episode, Jason and Stephen pick their favorite solar system moons in an action-packed draft.


 2016-02-29  47m

Liftoff 14: Outside the Gates

During the last fortnight, humankind detected gravitational waves for the first time and Jason spent some time at NASA's Ames Research Center.


 2016-02-15  1h0m

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