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By kortney.hogan on May 6, 2012 in
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Date: May 6, 2012 Title: Encore: Are There Alternative Universes? Podcaster: Stuart Clark This podcast originally aired on November 18, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/11/18/november-18th-are-there-alternative-universes/ Description: Are there alternate universes? If so, are they merely far away or in different dimensions altogether? Bio: Dr Stuart Clark is an award-winning astronomy author and journalist. His books include The Sun […]

By kortney.hogan on May 5, 2012 in
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Date: May 5, 2012 Title: Encore: Were the Fundamental Constants of Physics Different in the Early Universe? Podcaster: Rob Knop Links: My home page – http://www.sonic.net/~rknop MICA – http://www.mica-vw.org MICA Public Events – http://www.mica-vw.org/wiki/index.php/MICA_Events This podcast originally aired on May 23, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/05/23/may-23rd-were-the-fundamental-constants-of-physics-different-in-the-early-universe/ Description: The Theory of Relativity is an extremely well-tested theory. However, it […]

By kortney.hogan on May 2, 2012 in
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Date: May 2, 2012 Title: OSIRIS-REx Target Asteroids Campaign Podcaster: Peter Lake Organization: AARTScope Blog Links: http://aartscope.blogspot.com http://youtube.com/n6UJ6p3Vq4E Description: Last week, 16th April 2012, NASA Goddard Space Center and the University of Arizona announced that the next new-frontiers mission would be to Asteroid (101955) 1999 RQ36. They have called for Amateur Astronomers to play a […]

By kortney.hogan on May 1, 2012 in
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Date: May 1, 2012 Title: Encore: It’s All About the Reference Frames Podcaster: Kenneth Johnston Organization: United States Naval Observatory Links: The podcast originally aired on July 29th, 2009 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2009/07/26/july-26th-gravity-wave-astronomy/ Description: We’re all used to finding directions here on Earth. We orient ourselves based on our local experience of “up-down”, “left-right”, “front-back”. But how do […]

By kortney.hogan on April 30, 2012 in
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Date: April 30, 2012 Title: Stars Podcasters: Jeffrey Tang & Susan Tang Organization: Astronomy For Kids Links: www.astronomyforkids.com.au Description: In this podcast created especially for kids we will take a look at stars, starting with our closest star, the sun. We talk about the structure of the sun and how photons are created. We then […]

By kortney.hogan on April 29, 2012 in
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Date: April 29, 2012 Title: Encore: Astronomical Lessons for Life Podcaster: Mark Jones Links: Mark’s website, Astronomy Mark: www.astronomymark.com Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health: www.ecrh.org Neurofeedback San Antonio: www.neurofeedbacksanantonio.org Dazzling and Devine: www.dazzlinganddivine.com This podcast originally aired on February 10th, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/02/10/february-10th-astronomical-lessons-for-life/ Description: Five astronomical lessons for life. Mark reflects on his experiences with […]

By kortney.hogan on April 28, 2012 in
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Date: April 28, 2012 Podcaster: Mike Simonsen Links: AAVSO – http://www.aavso.org/ Simostronomy – http://simostronomy.blogspot.com/ Slacker Astronomy – http://www.slackerastronomy.org/wordpress/ This podcast originally aired on March, 1st 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/03/01/march-1st-our-nearest-variable-star/ Description: Today I’m going to talk about something that is not far, really far or uber-far away. I’m going to talk about the Sun, our nearest variable star. […]

By kortney.hogan on April 27, 2012 in
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Date: April 27, 2012 Title: Why We Should Care About Space Weather Podcasters: Tony Rice with Neal Middle School Space Weather Apprenticeship Organization: Citizen Schools at Neal Middle School in Durham, NC Description: Sixth graders show off their impressive comprehension of difficult astronomy and physics concepts. Bio: Tony Rice is a volunteer for the NASA […]