The Space Above Us
A podcast about the history of NASA human spaceflight. New episodes every other Thursday.
info_outline 100 - Q&A Special 02/06/2020
100 - Q&A Special The Space Above Us has reached 100 episodes! Let's take a break from space, spaceflight history, NASA, Project Mercury, the X-15, Project Gemini, the Apollo Program, Skylab, and the Space Shuttle, and answer some audience questions! That previous sentence definitely wasn't crafted to make the show more discoverable to space nerds.
info_outline Supplemental 6 - Allan McDonald Testimony 11/25/2019
Supplemental 6 - Allan McDonald Testimony In this lengthy supplemental, we listen to Allan McDonald's testimony in front of the Rogers Commission on February 25th, 1986. This is a long episode, so just a friendly reminder that supplementals are considered optional!
info_outline Supplemental 5 - Apollo 13 O2 Tank 2 09/08/2019
Supplemental 5 - Apollo 13 O2 Tank 2 In this supplemental we'll listen to the actual mission audio as Apollo 13's oxygen tank explodes. We'll hear mission control discuss stirring the tanks, Gene Kranz quickly mention the LM lifeboat concept, and several famous utterances from spaceflight history.