Broadcast 2729 Hotel Mars

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Guests: John Batchelor, Dan Adamo, Anatoly Zak, Dr. David Livingston.  Topics:  NEO HO3 and Russian space program updates.  You are invited to comment, ask questions, and discuss the Space Show program/guest(s) on the Space Show blog. Comments, questions, and any discussion must be relevant and applicable to Space Show programming. Written Transcripts of Space Show programs are not permitted without prior written consent from The Space Show (even if for personal use) & are a violation of the Space Show copyright. We do not permit the commercial use of any Space Show program or part thereof, nor do we permit Space Show programs to be edited, placed on YouTube, or other private channels & websites. Space Show programs can be quoted in news articles, papers, academic & research work but must be cited or referenced in the proper citation format. Contact Dr. Livingston for questions about our copyright and trademark policies which we do enforce.  This program is archived on The Space Show website, podcasting, and blog sites with permission from John Batchelor. Please visit the John Batchelor Show website for more information about this fine program,  Remember, your Amazon Purchases Can Help Support The Space Show/OGLF ( note that audio and transition issues are a result of copying the John Batchelor broadcast & are not within my control as they originate in the Batchelor studio.

This is a two part Hotel Mars program.  The first part was recorded with Dan Adamo on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.  Our topic was the newly discovered NEO HO3.  Dan talked about its orbit, characteristics and why it took so long to discover this Neo.  He also explained why many think it is possibly another moon of the Earth though that is not accurate as HO3 orbits the sun.

The second segment was recorded with Anatoly Zak on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.  We discussed updates with the Russian space program.  In particular we talked about the Russian plans to develop a Proton Light launch vehicle and the market they would be going after with such a vehicle.  Anatoly also updated us on Russian plans and the ISS, their wanting to have their own space station once the ISS is deorbited and just how Russia might build their own space station given they would take their modules off the ISS to use on their own station.

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NEO HO3 and new developments with the Russian space program

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29 Jun 2016 John Batchelor, Dr. David Livingston, Dan Adamo, Anatoly Zak
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