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The WeMartians Podcast delves into all aspects of the exploration of Mars, including robotic/human spacecraft and rocket engineering, planetary science, astronomy and other upcoming technology. Our episodes are research-supported and feature topical audio clips and special guests.

WeMartians Podcast Jake Robins

    • Science
    • 4.8 • 98 Ratings

The WeMartians Podcast delves into all aspects of the exploration of Mars, including robotic/human spacecraft and rocket engineering, planetary science, astronomy and other upcoming technology. Our episodes are research-supported and feature topical audio clips and special guests.

    107 - Perseverance in Conjunction (feat. Vivian Sun)

    107 - Perseverance in Conjunction (feat. Vivian Sun)

    JPL's Vivian Sun joins Jake to talk about the status of the Perseverance Rover mission as it operates through Conjunction and after procuring its first rock sample.

    • 43 min
    106 - Sulfate Curious (feat. Ashwin Vasavada)

    106 - Sulfate Curious (feat. Ashwin Vasavada)

    Ashwin Vasavada joins Jake to talk about Curiosity's new mission in the Sulfate-bearing unit of Gale Crater, Mars.

    • 41 min
    105 - Icy Flows of Arcadia Planitia (feat. Shannon Hibbard)

    105 - Icy Flows of Arcadia Planitia (feat. Shannon Hibbard)

    Shannon Hibbard joins Jake to talk about her discovery of icy flows beneath the surface of Arcadia Planitia on Mars.

    • 34 min
    104 - The Gooey Centre of Mars (feat. Simon Stähler)

    104 - The Gooey Centre of Mars (feat. Simon Stähler)

    Simon Stähler from ETH Zurich joins Jake to talk about the exciting results from the InSight mission, which has revealed the interior structure of Mars.

    • 40 min
    103 - Space Lasers on Mars (feat. Nina Lanza)

    103 - Space Lasers on Mars (feat. Nina Lanza)

    Nina Lanza, Principal Investigator for ChemCam, joins Jake to discuss both ChemCam and SuperCam, the twin space lasers on NASA's Mars rovers.

    • 40 min
    102 - Bus Stops to the Moon (feat. Paul Bookout)

    102 - Bus Stops to the Moon (feat. Paul Bookout)

    NASA's Paul Bookout joins Jake to talk about the secondary payloads flying on board the Artemis 1 launch.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
98 Ratings

98 Ratings

Sha1212WI ,

Wow.

I just found this PodCast and have started at the beginning. This is a very thorough podcast, and the interviews are really good- great questions, nice pacing, and interesting guests.

mizage ,

Pretty good

I like it but can we have a new intro. A tune with no dialogue is much better.

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Joel W

Great stuff. The most complete coverage available. Thank you jake !!!!

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