Kristofor Lawson

Kristofor Lawson

Founder of Lawson Media and host of Moonshot. Kris is a skilled journalist with experience in senior positions at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, News Corporation, SBS, and Network Ten.

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Sky Lanes

Sky Lanes

Autonomous drone delivery has the potential to change the way businesses operate. In this episode of Moonshot, we speak with Hannan Parvizian the CEO of Volansi, a Bay Area company building long-range drones for B2B deliveries.

They Go Up So Fast

They Go Up So Fast

The commercial space race is heating up. Whether it's big rockets, or small, there's been significant progress achieved by many companies across the sector. In this episode of Moonshot, we update two space stories to see how far the companies we featured have come.

Humanising AI

Humanising AI

What's involved in closing the gap between a clunky chatbot, and a believable digital human that can think and feel for itself? Greg Cross shares the story of Soul Machines, a company creating digital people who can react to human input.

Space Law

Space Law

The race to build a permanent base on the Moon is happening right now, but it raises a bunch of questions about how space is governed. So how do we balance the commercial interests of private enterprise with the desire to have space be for the benefit of all humanity?

Finding Water on the Moon

Finding Water on the Moon

NASA recently announced that they found water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. In this episode we find out what they actually discovered, and explore what impact this has on our plans for future space exploration.

Can we preserve humans?

Can we preserve humans?

The idea of cryonic preservation has been around for more than 50 years. But what do we actually know about freezing humans? Will we ever be able to cryopreserve a human and revive