All posts by Alan Perkins

Alan Perkins is an amateur astronomy/planetary science enthusiast. Dr. Leonard Sklar of the Department of Geosciences at San Francisco State University.

By Alan Perkins on June 10, 2018 in
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NASA’s Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex to bounce RADAR beams off of the asteroid Florence & exploring the concept a fully mechanical rover for Venus

By Alan Perkins on November 5, 2009 in

Date: November 5, 2009 Title: Earth and Sky: Together at Last! Part 2 Podcaster: Alan Perkins Organization: Department of Geosciences at San Francisco State University: http://tornado.sfsu.edu/ Description: The disciplines of astronomy and geology, which used to be separate, are working together in the new field of planetary science. The episode also discusses how discoveries in […]

By Alan Perkins on October 30, 2009 in
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Date: October 30, 2009 Title: Sky and Earth: Together at Last! Part 1 Podcaster: Alan Perkins Organization: Department of Geosciences at San Francisco State University. http://tornado.sfsu.edu/ Description: The disciplines of astronomy and geology, which used to be separate, are working together in the new field of planetary science. The episode also discusses how discoveries in […]