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Houston We Have a Podcast – International Space Station Benefits for Humanity Themed Discussions

Ultrasounds Anywhere: On Episode 249, Dr. Scott Dulchavsky and Dr. Dan Siegal reflect on research aboard the International Space Station that has improved ultrasound training and access worldwide. This episode was recorded on June 2, 2022.

Amateur Space Radio: On Episode 251, Courtney Black describes the amateur radio program that connects astronauts in space to people and students around the globe. This episode was recorded on May 27, 2022.

Seeing the Future: On Episode 240, Nicole Wagner describes an experiment that is using microgravity on the space station to test the manufacturing of a protein that could solve retinal blindness. This episode was recorded on March 29, 2022.

From Stars to Scans: On Episode 243, Rajiv Gupta and Keith Gendreau describe a capability used to look at neutron stars that is being tested to improve medical technology. This episode was recorded on March 22, 2022.

From Space to You: On Episode 238, Daniel Lockney reviews some of the most fascinating NASA technologies that have made their way into our everyday lives. This episode was recorded on March 11, 2022.

Advanced Oxygen Generation: On Episode 231, Kevin Takada discusses advancements and upcoming technology demonstrations for the next generation oxygen generation system for human spaceflight. This episode was recorded on January 21, 2022.

Abuzz on Station: On Episode 230, Aric Katterhagen discusses free-flying robots on the space station that are training to help astronauts with their daily lives. This episode was recorded on January 11, 2022.

Eye to the Earth: On Episode 218, Kay Taylor describes an experiment on board the space station that allows middle school students to remotely photograph the Earth. This episode was recorded on August 30, 2021.

Breath of the Earth: On Episode 216, Annmarie Eldering describes an experiment on the International Space Station that is gathering data on carbon dioxide around the globe. This episode was recorded on August 26, 2021.

Taking the Temperature of Earth: On Episode 213, Kerry Cawse-Nicholson from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory describes the ECOSTRESS experiment aboard the space station that is looking at the Earth to map temperature in plants, urban areas, wildfires and more. This episode was recorded on August 17, 2021. 

Benefits for Humanity, Science for All: On Episode 189, expert scientists and researchers from NASA’s Johnson Space Center gather to highlight the scientific breakthroughs aboard the International Space Station during a recent panel discussion celebrating 20 years of continuous human presence aboard the orbiting laboratory. The panel discussion in this episode was recorded on November 11, 2020.

Additional Benefits-themed audio:

Benefits for Humanity Soundcloud Playlist