All posts by Susan Murph

Susan is a life-long sci-fi, fantasy and science geek, and loves to incorporate her favorite hobbies into her current career of raising her two kids as a stay-at-home mom. She earned a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology, with specialties in Health Education and Behavioral Medicine. She stopped working when her first child was born, and has happily been at home ever since. She believes that including her kids in her hobbies not only strengthens her relationship with them, but also benefits their development of useful skills such as critical thinking, logic, creativity and reading comprehension, just to name a few. Susan currently hosts and produces the “How to Grow Your Geek” podcast.

By Susan Murph on May 22, 2009 in

Date: May 22, 2009 Title: Mars Exploration: A Quick History Podcaster: Susan and Amanda Murph Organization: Susan and Amanda Murph from How to Grow Your Geek: Parenting and More! Description: In honor of the Mars Solstice, Susan Murph and her 9 year old daughter Amanda give us a quick history lesson on what we […]

By Susan Murph on February 18, 2009 in

Date: February 18, 2009 Title: Pluto – The Planet that isn’t a Planet Anymore Podcaster: Susan Murph Organization: How To Grow Your Geek Description: Beginning with a convoluted discovery in 1930, then being named by an 11-year-old girl, Pluto got off to a rather non-traditional start as a planet. It continued to be largely uninvestigated until only […]