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#7: Still Probably Not Aliens

November 10th, 2015 · 60 minutes

A fortnight of news has passed, and Jason and Stephen are here to talk water in the solar system, Orion's progress, the 15th anniversary of crewed ISS missions and some new job openings at NASA.

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Play "Space Theme" yourself — Hair-Breened Ideas
Live From Mars – We are the Martians! | 12 months, 6 scientists, 1 Hab. Welcome to "Mars"
Dreaming of Blue: Water and Mars | Live From Mars – We are the Martians!
SETI Institute
Allen Telescope Array Checks Out Star KIC 8462852 | SETI Institute
NASA | Thermonuclear Art – The Sun In Ultra-HD (4K) - YouTube
Liftoff #6: The Sun - Relay FM
Space: Water, Water Everywhere — but Does That Mean There’s Life?
Earth's Oldest Crust Dates to 4.4 Billion Years Ago
Earth's Oldest Crust Dates to 4.4 Billion Years Ago
Seven Key Facts About Cassini's Oct. 28 'Plume Dive' | NASA
Deepest-Ever Dive Through Enceladus Plume Completed | NASA
Cassini Solstice Mission: Saturn's Geyser Moon Shines in Close Flyby Views
Saturn's Geyser Moon Shines in Close Flyby Views | NASA
Spatially Resolved Spectroscopy of Europa: The Distinct Spectrum of Large-scale Chaos
Mike Brown's Planets: Whale bones on Europa
Jupiter Icy Moon Explorer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mission to Europa | NASA
NASA's Orion moves on to full-scale assembly and testing - SpaceFlight Insider
CDR, Orange Rockets And A Sense of “Since” | Rocketology: NASA’s Space Launch System
Space Launch System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Orange tank SLS evolution - Post CDR - Space Launch System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
NASA Releases Harrowing New Photos of Last Year’s Antares Rocket Explosion
GoPro Hero Camera Captures Awesome Sight Of Antares Orb-3 Rocket Explosion - YouTube
NASA: AJ26 turbopump likely to blame for loss of Orb-3 Antares - SpaceFlight Insider
NASA Mission Reveals Speed of Solar Wind Stripping Martian Atmosphere | NASA
Mars’ Atmosphere Stripped by Solar Winds, NASA Says - The New York Times
15 Years on Station | NASA
International Space Station program - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
NASA denies Boeing a billion-dollar contract to resupply the ISS | The Verge
Want to Be an Astronaut? NASA's Looking : Discovery News
Be an Astronaut: NASA Seeks Explorers for Future Space Missions | NASA