Eric Berger of Ars Technica returns to the show to talk about NASA selecting SpaceX’s Starship for its Artemis landings, Bill Nelson’s nomination hearing, Amazon buying 9 Atlas V launches for Kuiper, and the state of Blue Origin.
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- Eric Berger
- Eric Berger | Ars Technica
- Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX
- NASA’s bold bet on Starship for the Moon may change spaceflight forever | Ars Technica
- Bill Nelson backs NASA decision on lunar lander in confirmation hearing | Ars Technica
- ABL Space has never launched a rocket, but it just landed a huge contract | Ars Technica
- Amazon’s first Internet satellites will not launch on Blue Origin rockets | Ars Technica
- Blue Origin’s massive New Glenn rocket is delayed for years. What went wrong? | Ars Technica
- Axiom secures $130M in additional funding — Axiom Space
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