Marianne J. Dyson


Dyson at Ohio Aerospace Institute, 2016.
Dyson at Ohio Aerospace Institute, 2016.
Photo: Ed Wong/AIAA.

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Archived Appearances

2016: Radio interview, "From the Houston Spaceflight Center to Mars; the Journey of Marianne Dyson," aired on March 22, on

2016: Featured in an article by Brian Albrecht in the Cleveland Plain Dealer, print copy January 31, and online February 1.

2015: I was on Silicon Valley Voice KKUP Radio on October 7. My segment is during the second hour after the interview with The Martian author, Andy Weir.

2015: I was on Irish radio September 26: Futureproof The Martian to discuss living on Mars. My segment is about 15 minutes into the show with hosts Lara Dungan and Ian Brunswick.

2011: I was a guest on NPR "To the Point" July 8, hosted by Warren Olney about the impact of the last Space Shuttle Flight. The entire show is available for listen or download, but my part starts about 14 minutes in, so I broke it up into four WMA files in order: Me & Architect Thom Mayne, Mayne & Astronomer Jonathan McDowell, and Me & McDowell.

2011: I'm a member of the SCBWI-Houston Chapter and one of the authors in this YouTube video from our 2011 conference.

2008: I moderated a panel on the Future of the ISS at the National Space Society's International Space Development Conference on May 30 which was broadcast on CSPAN. Watch the video on the NSS Web site.

2008: As part of NASA's 50th anniversary, I was a guest on The Space Show with Dr. David Livingston on Nov. 11. I discussed the first five Shuttle flights, including the fire in Mission Control. Listen to show.

2000: When I won the Golden Kite Award for my first book (Space Station Science), I was interviewed on Cynthia Smith's Children's Reading Resources.

Affiliation Contacts

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