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Geeking with Destination Venus #65: Artemissing you...

Welcome to the show notes for the 65th episode of Geeking with Destination Venus. Click on the image below to go to the download page, listen on Harrogate Community Radio or search for Geeking with Destination Venus wherever you get your podcasts!

We started with Regie's week late review of She-Hulk Episode #2. He really liked it, but still hates the CGI. You can read Cnet's synopsis HERE.


The we got into the Artemis 1 Mission. Read N.A.S.A's overview of this mission HERE. There's a good breakdown of it all HERE too.


He went on to talk about the passengers who will be in the Orion space capsule. Read about Shaun the Sheep and Snoopy HERE. ESA's site fot Shaun the Sheep's mission can be read HERE.


You can read about Helga and Zohar and their mission to test anti radiation vests HERE.


Regie also mentioned the soft toys that are routinely carried aboard spacecraft to indicate when the occupants of the craft are experiencing microgravity. Here's an examples (skip to the end):

Regie also mentioned Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield singing Bowie's Major Tom on the ISS:

Then there was the gorilla suit:

We had forgotten that the victim of this prank was the UK's own Tim Peake. The perpetrator was America's Scott Kelly.


There'll be more Artemis goodness next week...