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Going to space isn't easy. Neither are the politics that go into it. Jack and Newton break down the missions to space and beyond in terms anyone can understand in this weekly show about space and space policy and technology.
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12. Making NASA Okay Again
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Net neutrality on a space podcast? Sure, why not? This week, Jack and Newton really dive into the policy side to discuss net neutrality in the context of space broadband, NASA's cuts in the president's FY2018 budget, and the need to revamp the Outer Space Treaty. They also talk about an emergency on ISS, folding robots, and the winner of our David Grinspoon book giveaway! Links: Latest from Washington Cruz announces hearing on updating the Outer Space Treaty Outer Space Treaty text Robert Zubrin is a Lunartic...for Mars Space News Highlight of the Week White House releases FY2018 Budget Request 2018 Budget Proposal to Spread Cuts Across NASA Programs International News Hurriedly planned ‘contingency’ spacewalk on tap Tuesday