The Oil and Gas Industry: Understanding the Value Chain | Down to Earth Podcast

In this episode, we have Robert Auers, a refinery modeller and refined fuels market analyst at RBN Energy, to shed light on the value chain and technical complexities involved in the industry. Join us as we delve into the upstream, midstream, and downstream processes of the oil and gas industry, including the production methods, used… Continue reading The Oil and Gas Industry: Understanding the Value Chain | Down to Earth Podcast

To Infinity and Beyond? Examining the Pros and Cons of a Martian Future

  In this podcast episode, Terry engages in a lively debate with Maciej Ceglowski about whether or not humans should venture to Mars. They discuss the biggest obstacles and challenges that we would face in making such a journey, along with other related questions. Tune in to hear their insightful perspectives and arguments.

How Ukraine is making progress in the war through digital transformation & the use of drones

Jaanika Merilo is an advisor to Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister for digital transformation, the former deputy mayor of Dnipro in Ukraine, and a strong advocate of helping the Ukrainian war effort by fundraising for privately donated drones. She is also helping to organize a campaign to bring World Expo 2030 to Odessa. https://terryvirts.com/ Twitter: @AstroTerry… Continue reading How Ukraine is making progress in the war through digital transformation & the use of drones

How do US military generals integrate ethics into strategy?

Terry talks with George “Saul” Youstra, a former US Army Green Beret and US Air Force Chaplain, including being chaplain to 9 four-star generals and the US Chief of Staff. https://terryvirts.com/ Twitter: @AstroTerry Instagram: astro_terry

Mark and Terry talk AI, Robotics, energy, and the future of technology

Tune in with new weekly episodes, on Down To Earth with Terry Virts. https://terryvirts.com/ Twitter: @AstroTerry Instagram: astro_terry

An insurance policy for the 2024 Presidential election?

Terry talks to Ryan Clancy from No Labels” “Ryan Clancy, chief strategist for No Labels, talks about some unique and innovative ways to save our political system from the extreme left and right, and what might be done to give Americans a viable, centrist candidate in the 2024 presidential election without starting a completely new… Continue reading An insurance policy for the 2024 Presidential election?

What is the Eurovision Song Contest?

Terry talks to Stig Karlsen, the head of the Norwegian delegation to Eurovision, to find out. Stig Karlsen is the lead for the Norwegian delegation to the Eurovision Song Contest, one of the biggest television events on Earth. We talk about what Eurovision is, why it is so important to so many Europeans, how England… Continue reading What is the Eurovision Song Contest?

Talking all things geophysics with Dr. Hunter Knox

“Volcanoes in Antarctica? Getting energy from deep under the Earth’s surface? No problem. Talking all things geophysics with Dr. Hunter Knox.” https://terryvirts.com/ Twitter: @AstroTerry Instagram: astro_terry

Discussing the war in Ukraine with former NATO commander and USAF General Phil Breedlove

Retired NATO commander and US Air Force General Breedlove joins me today as we focus on the Ukraine war and the difference between how Russia and the West wage war. “Combined force and joint warfare are used by NATO, but the Russians still fight in a crude way,” says Breedlove, “in an attrition-based, demonstrative way.”… Continue reading Discussing the war in Ukraine with former NATO commander and USAF General Phil Breedlove

What does all that space debris zooming around Earth look like?

What does all that space debris zooming around Earth look like? Former NASA astronaut Ed Lu explains how his new company, LeoLabs, is making space a safer place, by tracking all of that junk, and helping companies like SpaceX manoeuvre their satellites to avoid debris-causing explosions in orbit. https://terryvirts.com/ Twitter: @AstroTerry Instagram: astro_terry