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Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where you’re only as cheap as the telescope you’re looking through.

By Steve Nerlich on December 22, 2010 in
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Date: December 22, 2010 Title: The Stay-at-Home’s Guide to the Galaxy Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: Tour the galaxy from the comfort of your own back yard. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website helping you to get from A and B – even if B is in lateral motion perpendicular […]

By Steve Nerlich on December 2, 2010 in

Date: December 2, 2010 Title: 21st Century Thinking Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: So, here we are, ten years in to the 21st century. And now that the novelty is wearing off -how are we travelling? Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website giving you more big bang for your buck. […]

By Steve Nerlich on November 26, 2010 in

Date: November 26, 2010 Title: The Space Shuttle Enterprise Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: The distinction between science fiction and reality sometimes blurs. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where cost isn’t an issue, it’s an event horizon. Today’s sponsor: This episode of “365 Days of Astronomy” is sponsored by […]

By Steve Nerlich on November 8, 2010 in

Date: November 8, 2010 Title: Powering Deep Space Missions Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: Maintaining electric power to spacecraft is vital if you want them to do anything, like take scientific measurements or take photos – and then transmit all that data back to Earth. Unless you’ve got a very long […]

By Steve Nerlich on October 14, 2010 in

Date: October 14, 2010 Title: The Outer Limits Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: This podcast is about the various objects which are part of our solar system, but lie way out past Neptune’s orbit. Some of them we know about and some of them we are still guessing about. Bio: Cheap […]

By Steve Nerlich on October 5, 2010 in

Date: October 5, 2010 Title: Your Stellar Neighborhood Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: To the naked eye, the night sky is full of nearby stars that might not look that bright and more distant stars that look really bright – but only because they are so luminous. So which ones are […]

By Steve Nerlich on September 27, 2010 in

Date: September 27, 2010 Title: Greenhouse Earth Part 2 – The Restless Planet Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: This is the second of two podcasts on what astronomy can tell you about climate change and global warming. This one focuses on climate change over geological time scales – where Earth’s climate […]

By Steve Nerlich on September 21, 2010 in

Date: September 21, 2010 Title: More Australian Archaeoastronomy Podcaster: Steve Nerlich with Duane Hamacher Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: Steve catches up with Duane Hamacher, an astronomy PhD student studying in Sydney Australia, who last appeared on 365 days on 29 January 2010 – telling us about a meteor crater he’d found by following […]