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By kortney.hogan on May 19, 2012 in
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Date: May 19, 2012 Title: Encore: Helium and the Sun Podcasters: Susan and Amanda Murph Organization: How to Grow Your Geek Podcast http://www.howtogrowyourgeek.net/ This podcast originally aired on August 18th, 2009 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2009/08/18/august-18th-helium-and-the-sun/ Description: In honor of the anniversary of the discovery of Helium, Susan Murph and her 9 year old daughter Amanda give us a […]

By kortney.hogan on May 18, 2012 in
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Date: May 18, 2012 Title: Galaxies Podcaster: Mel Blake Organization: UNA Planetarium Links: http://www.una.edu/planetarium http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/UNA-Planetarium-and-Observatory/222205024255 @unaplanetarium Description: An exploration of galaxies Bio: Dr. Mel Blake. I am from Newfoundland, Canada. I received a PhD from York University is Toronto, Canada and I am currently director of the University of North Alabama Planetarium and Observatory. I […]

By kortney.hogan on May 17, 2012 in
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Date: May 17, 2012 Title: Encore: The Sound of Strings: An Idea of Design Podcasters: Micol Christopher & Matthew Graham Link: This podcast Originally aired on August 22nd, 2010: http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/08/22/august-22nd-the-sound-of-strings-an-idea-of-design/ Description: Matthew Graham will describe some of the basics of string theory and provide his own insight into the creationist/science discourse. Bios: Micol Christopher is […]

By kortney.hogan on May 14, 2012 in
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Date: May 14, 2012 Title: Diamond Planet Finder Is A Star Podcaster: Michael Greenwell Links: http://michaelgreenwell.wordpress.com/ and http://exitstageright.wordpress.com/ Description: Last year, after making an enormously publicized discovery astronomer Matthew Bailes used his moment of fame to defend his scientific colleagues and to try to point us in the direction in which we need to be […]

By kortney.hogan on May 13, 2012 in
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Date: May 13, 2012 Title: Encore: Exploring Space from Space Podcaster: Kenneth Renshaw Links: Solar System Ambassador Website: http://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/ambassador/profiles/Kenneth_Renshaw.htm Saturn Observation Campaign Website: http://soc.jpl.nasa.gov/members-state.cfm?state=AR This podcast originally aired on April 12th, 2009 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2009/04/12/april-12th-exploring-space-from-space/ Description: Kenneth Renshaw is a college music instructor, piano teacher/tuner/technician, church choir director/pianist, photographer and videographer from the small town of Piggott, […]

By kortney.hogan on May 12, 2012 in
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Date: May 12, 2012 Title: Encore: Our Place in Space Podcaster: Pamela Gay Organization: Astronomy Cast, Star Stryder This podcast originally aired on May 18th, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/05/18/may-18th-our-place-in-space/ Description: From the surface of the Earth, it is easy to feel safe, and in control because we have the knowledge to understand the universe. But we are […]

By kortney.hogan on May 10, 2012 in
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Date: May 10, 2012 Title: Twinkle Twinkle little star …… How I wonder FS Aur? Podcaster: Peter Lake Organization: AARTScope Blog Links: http://aartscope.blogspot.com http://vitaly.neustroev.net/research/observing-campaigns/ http://www.twitter.com/fs_Aur http://www.aavso.org Description: FS Aur is one of the most strangest and erratic variable Stars. Peter Lake reports on the data collected as part of the broader work with Dr Vitaly […]

By kortney.hogan on May 8, 2012 in
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Date: May 8, 2012 Title: What is Black Podcaster: Rob Sparks & Dr. Steven Pompea Organization: NOAO Links: www.noao.edu Description: Most people think of black as a color, but black is really the absence of light. Truly black surfaces reflect almost none of the light that falls on them. In this podcast, Dr. Stephen Pompea […]