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Episode CXXII

Tonight, MPR will feature the final part of our interview with astrogeologist and President of The Mars Society-Australia, Jonathan Clarke. 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 Jonathan Clarke’s Facebook page, as well as The Mars Society-Australia’s Facebook page and website.

 

https://www.facebook.com/jonathan.clarke.39?fref=ts

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/marssocietyaustralia/

 

http://marssociety.org.au/

 

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 CXIII

Tonight Episode CXIII will feature the audio of an August 18, 2015 presentation given to the Mars Society Convention by former Mars One astronaut candidate, Lt. Heidi Beemer. Her talk concerned Human Factors in Mars Analog Missions. A VMI graduate, Lt. Beemer is a chemical weapons expert in the United States Army and is currently in her second year of working toward a Master’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering with a Space Studies concentration. 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 Lt. Beemer’s Facebook page and the video version of her talk.

 

https://www.facebook.com/beemer2mars?fref=ts

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFDsjEjpS3w

 

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 CX

Tonight Episode CX will feature a recording of the presentation the Mars Pirate gave to the Mars Society in August 2015. 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 most recent article in the June/July 2015 issue of Astronomie Quebec.

 

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

 

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

 

http://astronomie.quebec/index.php?201506022045

 

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 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 CVIII

Tonight Episode CVIII will feature a reading in English of my article recently published in the French language magazine Astronomie Quebec by future MPR guest Pierre Paquette. In addition we will continue with 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 a link to Astronomie Quebec

 

http://astronomie.quebec/

 

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 CVII

Tonight, Episode CVII will feature the second half of our interview with Mars One astronaut candidate Dr. Leila Zucker. In addition, MPR 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 Dr. Zucker’s contact information.

 

http://www.motherzucker.com/leila.html

 

https://www.facebook.com/DrLeila

 

 

Dr. Zucker’s interview occurred on June 10, 2015. 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 CVI

Tonight, Episode CVI will feature an interview with Mars One astronaut candidate Dr. Leila Zucker. In addition, MPR 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 Dr. Zucker’s contact information.

 

http://www.motherzucker.com/leila.html

 

https://www.facebook.com/DrLeila

 

 

Dr. Zucker’s interview occurred on June 10, 2015. 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 CV

Tonight, Episode CV will feature the second half 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 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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