The BBC World Service interview I did about Yuri Gagarin is now available for a couple of days as a BBC podcast. You can hear it using the link below:

Scroll forward to 0:47:24 which is where the segment I was in begins.

Not sure how many people heard this. BBC World Service has a weekly listenership of 163 million people, more than any other media outlet anywhere globally.


Omega Lifetime

Another great space article has been printed by the Omega Lifetime Magazine. This one covers the contribution of women in space exploration.

You can find where to pick up a copy by clicking here.

If you have an iPad, you can download the issue by clicking here.

Information on a previous Omega Lifetime Magazine articles can be found by clicking here.

Just wanted to post a reminder that the Columbia Memorial Space Center book signing is this weekend, Saturday 12 March.

You can find more information about the signing by clicking here.

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first manned space flight, the YuriGagarin50 web site is republishing an article (from in 1998) about Yuri Gagarin’s visit to England.

You can read the article by clicking here.

Where: Columbia Memorial Space Center (map)
When: Saturday, 12 March 2011
Presentation: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Book Signing: 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Get an autograph copy and hear about the books, Into that Silent Sea, and, In the Shadow of the Moon. Each book will be sold in the 1st floor gift shop. Admission fee is $5.

For more information please call (562) 231-1200. R.S.V.P. is required for this event.

To help spread the word, click here to download a flyer.

More information can be found by clicking here.

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Astronaut and author Buzz Aldrin with his preview copy of Falling to Earth.

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