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Astronomy communicator and Project Director of 365 Days Of Astronomy.

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By Avivah Yamani on July 14, 2012 in
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Date: July 14th, 2012 Title: Encore: The Most Massive Neutron Star Podcaster: Dr. Rob Knop Organization: Quest University Canada Links: My home page : http://www.questu.ca/academics/faculty/rob_knop.php This podcast originally aired on November 22, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/11/22/november-22nd-the-most-massive-neutron-star/ Description: A few weeks ago, there was a paper published about the discovery of the most massive known neutron star. But […]

By Avivah Yamani on July 9, 2012 in
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Date: July 9th, 2012 Title: Encore: An Introduction to Active Galactic Nuclei Podcaster: Olaf Davis & Renee Hlozek Organization: Cosmic Web: www.cosmic-web.co.uk This podcast originally aired on February 21st, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/02/21/february-21st-an-introduction-to-active-galactic-nuclei/ Description: Active Galactic Nuclei (AGNs) are formed when enormous black holes consume material and spew out energy in jets many thousands of light-years long. […]

By Avivah Yamani on July 7, 2012 in
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Date: July 7th, 2012 Title: Encore: Symmetries in the Universe Podcaster: Renee Hlozek and David Marsh Organization: University of Oxford http://www-astro.physics.ox.ac.uk/~Hlozek/ This podcast is originally aired on November 14th, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/11/14/november-14th-symmetries-in-the-universe/ Description: Renée Hlozek interviews David Marsh about symmetries in the universe and how they affect our understanding of the fabric of space, time, of […]

By Avivah Yamani on April 25, 2012 in

Every year in April, the astronomy community celebrates Global Astronomy Month with many great activities to introduce people around the world to the joys of astronomy. There are several different types of activities both online and ‘in-person’ events where the public can meet astronomer. Excitingly, there is also a special offer which allows you to […]