Archive for H. S. Tsien

Episode CXXVI

Tonight, MPR will feature the second half of our interview with engineer and science fiction writer Carl C. Carlsson. In addition we will continue reading Mary Shelly’s groundbreaking science fiction novel, Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus.

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Wikipedia article about Mary Shelly, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my presentation to the 2015 Mars Society Convention.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZGmvWwP8AM

 

Below are links for Carl C. Carlsson’s works as well as a link to my review of In the Shadow of Ares. His interview was conducted on January 2nd 2016.

 

http://www.amazon.com/Shadow-Ares-Ambers-Mars-Book-ebook/dp/B004FV4YUM/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1451406050&sr=1-1&keywords=in+the+shadow+of+ares

 

http://www.crazy4mars.com/stories.html

 

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01A3YAMUU/ref=rdr_kindle_ext_tmb

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXeToFzcyIQ

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Bernhard Kaun for Frankenstein, copyright 1931 by Universal Pictures.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/doug.turnbull.5

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

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Episode CXXIII

Tonight, MPR will feature a biographical sketch of rocketry pioneer H. S. Tsien. In addition we will continue reading Mary Shelly’s groundbreaking science fiction novel, Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus.

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Wikipedia article about Mary Shelly, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my presentation to the 2015 Mars Society Convention.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZGmvWwP8AM

 

Below are links to a short bio of H. S. Tsien, as well as links to Iris Chang’s biography.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qian_Xuesen

 

http://www.irischang.net/books/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Thread-Silkworm-Iris-Chang-ebook/dp/B00AAL5NIS/ref=sr_1_4?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1449801552&sr=1-4&keywords=iris+chang

 

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Bernhard Kaun for Frankenstein, copyright 1931 by Universal Pictures.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/doug.turnbull.5

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

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Episode CXIX

Tonight Episode CXIX will feature the second half of our November 1st interview with Mars One astronaut candidate and astrophysicist Ryan MacDonald. In addition MPR will continue with our reading of Mary Shelly’s groundbreaking novel,Frankenstein; or, The Modern PrometheusTo listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Wikipedia article about Mary Shelly, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my presentation to the 2015 Mars Society Convention.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZGmvWwP8AM

 

Below are links to Ryan MacDonald’s Facebook page and YouTube Channel.

 

https://www.youtube.com/user/martiancolonist

 

https://www.facebook.com/ryan.macdonald.90?fref=ts

 

http://www.mars-one.com/

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Bernhard Kaun for Frankenstein, copyright 1931 by Universal Pictures.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/doug.turnbull.5

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

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Episode CXVI

Tonight Episode CXVI will feature our October 14th interview with Executive Director of The Mars Society, Lucinda Offer. The audio portion of her August talk given to The Society was included in last week’s program. In addition we will resume our reading of the H.G. Wells classic, The War of the Worlds.

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my presentation to the 2015 Mars Society Convention.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZGmvWwP8AM

 

Below are links to Lucinda Offer’s Facebook page, the video version of her talk, and The Mars Society website.

 

https://www.facebook.com/bunnyoffer?fref=ts

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7k1Nx0VJVmg

 

http://www.marssociety.org/

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/doug.turnbull.5

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

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Episode CIX

Tonight Episode CIX will feature our August 25, 2015 interview with Italian science fiction writer, Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli. In addition we will resume our reading of the H.G. Wells classic, The War of the Worlds.

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is contact information for Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli.

http://www.anakina.net/en/index.html

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

cleardot.gifTonight Episode CIX will feature our August 25, 2015 interview with Italian science fiction writer, Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli. In addition we will resume our reading of the H.G. Wells classic, The War of the Worlds.

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is contact information for Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli.

 

https://www.facebook.com/anakina?fref=ts

 

https://www.facebook.com/anakinaweb?pnref=lhc

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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Episode CIV

Tonight, Episode CIV will feature a reprise of our July 2014 interview with Italian science fiction writer Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli. The fourth and final novel of her Red Desert series of books is due for release this coming July. In addition, MPR will present the next installment of H. G. Wells’ masterpiece, The War of the Worlds. Tune in at 8:00 PM EDT, that’s Midnight Universal Time for this interesting program. To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article onspace.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is Ms. Monticelli’s contact information.

 

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L979374/?tag=bookl02-20

 

https://www.youtube.com/user/ladyanakina

 

http://store.kobobooks.com/en-us/books/red-desert-point-of-no-return/2oy15V3znkuOU712fJHvIQ?MixID=2oy15V3znkuOU712fJHvIQ&PageNumber=1

 

http://ladyanakina.blogspot.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/RitaCarlaFMonticelli

 

https://www.facebook.com/anakina?fref=ts

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann forFahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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Episode CIII

Tonight, Episode CIII will feature a biography of a little known, but very important space flight and rocketry pioneer, Milton W. Rosen. In addition, MPR will present the next installment of H. G. Wells’ masterpiece, The War of the Worlds. Tune in at 8:00 PM EDT, that’s Midnight Universal Time for this interesting program. Technical problems resulted in the reading of The War Of the Worlds sounding different than the rest of the cast.

 

To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below are links to the articles used to assemble the biography of Milt Rosen.

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/milton-rosen-rocket-engineer-and-nasa-executive-dies-at-99/2015/01/24/5bda7524-a1a3-11e4-b146-577832eafcb4_story.html

 

http://blog.nasm.si.edu/new-events/remembering-milton-w-rosen/

 

http://www.hq.nasa.gov/pao/History/SP-4205/ch2-9.html

 

Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM; and by Bill Conti for The Right Stuff, copyright 1983 by The Ladd Company.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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Episode CII

Tonight, Episode CII of Mars Pirate Radio will feature an interview with playwright and science fiction novelist George D. Morgan. In addition, we will present the next installment of H. G. Wells’ masterpiece, The War of the Worlds. To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is the contact information for George Morgan

 

http://www.georgedmorgan.com/

 

https://www.facebook.com/wgawriter

 

 

George Morgan’s interview was conducted on May 7th, 2015, via Skype. Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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Episode CI

Tonight, Episode CI of Mars Pirate Radio will feature the last part of our interview with Round Three Mars One astronaut candidate Oscar Mathews. This will be an abbreviated episode, so we will present the next installment of H. G. Wells’ masterpiece, The War of the Worlds, next week. To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is the contact information for Oscar Mathews.

 

https://www.facebook.com/oskirrii?fref=ts

 

https://www.facebook.com/Oskirrii2024?fref=ts

 

Oscar Mathews’ interview was conducted on March 26, 2015 via Skype. Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann forFahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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Episode C

Tonight, Episode C of Mars Pirate Radio will feature the second part of our interview with Round Three Mars One astronaut candidate Oscar Mathews. In addition, we will present the next installment of H. G. Wells’ masterpiece, The War of the Worlds. To listen to the episode, scroll down to the bottom of the entry and click on “Listen Now.”

 

-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.

 

Below are links to a Biography.com article about H.G. Wells, my review of Point Of No Return, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my most recent article on space.com.

 

http://www.biography.com/people/hg-wells-39224#death-and-legacy

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRjC3oJc1sE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcUFGloC2CU&feature=youtu.be

 

http://m.space.com/25374-mars-grasshopper-cuisine.html?cmpid=514648

 

Below is the contact information for Oscar Mathews.

 

https://www.facebook.com/oskirrii?fref=ts

 

https://www.facebook.com/Oskirrii2024?fref=ts

 

Oscar Mathews’ interview was conducted on March 26, 2015 via Skype. Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Russell Garcia for The Time Machine, copyright 1960 by MGM.

 

Links to my websites:

 

http://www.dougturnbull.com/

 

http://www.amazon.com/Doug-Turnbull/e/B008X4X49E/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1373748518&sr=1-1

 

https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/DougTurnbull

 

http://www.youtube.com/user/dturnbull2

 

http://www.space.com/22801-mid-century-life-on-mars.html

 

http://www.space.com/23208-existing-tech-can-take-humans-to-mars.html

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