BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  The Daily Digest  >  Are We Ready for Space Tourism?

Are We Ready for Space Tourism?

Dr Chong Hon Yew, President, Astronomical Society of Penang

25-Jun-20 14:00

Are We Ready for Space Tourism?

With the words “Let’s light this candle”, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon vehicle became the first private spacecraft to take humans into orbit in late May. SpaceX founder Elon Musk claims this flight lays the groundwork for future missions to the Moon, Mars, and beyond. Are we ready for space tourism? More importantly, is space ready for us, the human race?


Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs, Tee Shiao Eek


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureThe Daily DigestSpaceXElon MuskMoonMarsouter spaceastronomyPolitics, News, Current Affairs

Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast

Latest Podcasts




Play / Pause

Listen now : Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit and Sense (Repeat)

Bankruptcy - Basics, Impacts, And Way Out; Nirmala Subramaniam, Manager at the Financial Education Department, Agensi Kaunseling dan Pengurusan Kredit (AKPK)

1:30 PM

The Property Show (Repeat)

Watch Out For Property Scams; Chan Ai Cheng, President Elect, Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

BMW Malaysia's Last Manual Car On Sale Was An MPV; Daniel Fernandez, dsf.my

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

International Friendship Day; Lee Chwi Lynn and Sharmilla Ganesan

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Doctor in the House - Will We See a Third COVID-19 Wave?; Prof Dr Sanjay Rampal, Epidemiologist | Dr Eugene Tee, Associate Professor in Psychology

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Night School (REPEAT)

Striking A New Musical Tradition of Togetherness; Adam Farhan

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

8:00 PM

The Flow (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

British Council’s The Selector