49 – Moon to Mars (feat. Laura Forczyk)

NASA continues to advance it's Moon-first strategy, and commercial companies are starting to hop on board. Along with international interest, it all forms the backbone of NASA's Moon to Mars strategy. Space consultant and founder of Astralytical Laura Forczyk returns to the show to talk with Jake about what this all means for Mars. We talk Moon and Mars Blue Origin signs agreement with OHB and MT dearMoon Airbus/Blue Origin backed Moon Race NASA's Moon to Mars strategy Previous Coverage of Mars Strategy Episode 34 - Moon vs Mars (feat. Laura Forczyk) Episode 46 - Keeping Mars Alive (feat. Rick Davis) Follow Laura Laura's Twitter Account Astralytical's website Follow Jake & WeMartians Website (www.wemartians.com) Patreon (www.patreon.com/wemartians) The WeMartians Travel Grant WeMartians Shop (shop.wemartians.com) Twitter (@we_martians) Jake’s Twitter (@JakeOnOrbit) The Off-Nominal Podcast Episode 13 with Elizabeth Howell Our Sponsor WeMartians is sponsored by MOVA Globes. Visit the site and use the code WEMARTIANS for 10% off your order of one of these really great looking pieces shipping to the Americas. They rotate without cords or batteries! Patrons, check your Patreon account for a special Patron-only discount code. Thanks to MOVA Globes for helping us explore Mars together. Learn how MOVA worked with Cassini scientist Alexander Hayes to put together the incredible Titan globe!   WeMartians music is “RetroFuture”, “Electrodoodle”, and “On My Way” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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