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Jul 30, 2019

Growing up in the LA area, I’ve always been curious about the transportation scene here. Why are we so reliant on cars to get around and why don’t we have a great subway system like New York? 

To find out I spoke to Charles Hobbs, the author of Hidden History of Transportation in Los Angeles. 


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Jul 16, 2019

The folks who worked at mission control are often clouded behind the astronauts they worked with. But the reality is that none of NASA’s storied accomplishments would have been possible without these people. Join Rick Houston and I in this episode as he shares exactly what it was like to be in mission control!


Jul 11, 2019

David got to experience the Apollo 11 launch in person at NASA! In this episode he transports us back to that day and shares exactly what it looked, felt, and smelt like!

David was one of the only teenagers who managed to get NASA press credentials for the Apollo 11 mission. Those credentials gave him exclusive access...

Jul 9, 2019

Remember the character Clint Howard (Ron Howard’s brother) played in the Apollo 13 movie with Tom Hanks? Well he was portraying my guest today, Sy Liebergot!

Sy was the lead EECOM flight controller for Apollo missions 12–15 actually working in mission control! He was critical in the safe return of the Apollo 13...

Jul 4, 2019

Don is the guy who programed the moon landing phase in the Lunar Module's onboard computer 50 years ago for NASA’s Apollo Missions! It was such a treat to chat with Don and hear his stories and perspective on the Apollo missions!

Don Eyles worked with astronauts and NASA flight controllers to improve the software in...