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January 5: The Seasons and Solar System Geometry

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Date:  January 5, 2009 Title:  The Seasons and Solar System Geometry Podcasters:  Doug Welch and Michael Koppleman from Slacker Astronomy Description:  Doug and Michael from Slacker Astronomy discuss the cause of the seasons here on earth and other aspects of the night sky as explained by simple geometry. Organization:  Slacker Astronomy     Bio:   Slacker Astronomy is […]

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January 4: Who Ordered the Dark Matter and Dark Energy?

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Date:  January 4, 2009 Title:  Who Ordered the Dark Matter and Dark Energy? Podcasters:  The Astronomy Cast team of Dr. Pamela Gay and Fraser Cain Description: Fraser Cain and Pamela Gay are the hosts of Astronomy Cast, a weekly astronomy podcast that follows a facts-based journey through the Universe. One of the common complaints they get […]

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January 3: Five Years of Spirit on Mars

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Date:  January 3, 2009 Title:  Five Years of Spirit on Mars Podcaster:  Emily Lakdawalla, from the Planetary Society Description:   The Mars Exploration Rover Spirit has been operating on Mars for an amazing five years as of today.  The robotic geologist has lived twenty times as long as its guarantee, driven up and down mountains, and […]

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January 2: Tips for Using Your First Telescope

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Date:  January 2, 2009 Title:  Tips for Using Your First Telescope Podcaster:  Jeff Setzer, Vice President, Northern Cross Science Foundation Description:   Did you receive a telescope over the holidays?  Great!  We’ll help you understand how to use it and point out some great things to look at. URL:  http://www.astrosetz.com Bio:  Jeff is the Technical Services […]

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Welcome to the 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast!

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Date:January 1st, 2009 Title: Welcome to the 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast! Description: We hear from the members of group working behind the scenes, making the 365 Days of Astronomy podcast possible.  They share ideas for would-be contributors on the types of podcasts they’d like to hear. URL: 365 Days of Astronomy Bio:The IYA 2009 New […]

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Happy New Year!

The International Year of Astronomy 2009 has begun! The podcast is locked and loaded and if you’ve subscribed like a good boy or girl you’ll have the first podcast soon! Check back here everyday for a new show, starting in just a few hours. Only 365 more days to enjoy the IYA! We better get […]

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AAS in Long Beach, CA

The American Astronomical Society is having a meeting in Long Beach, California the first full week in January 2009. We are presenting a poster on the podcast at that meeting. If you happen to be attending, please stop by! Wednesday, January 07, 2009 9:20 am – 6:30 pm Poster Session 465 : International Year of […]

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We Are Go for Launch

In roughly 48 hours the daily podcast will begin! Make sure you have subscribed. Look for the ever-present Subscribe! section to your left. You could also just set this site as your home page and listen on your computer every day. I think you know the drill. Contributors — thank you for the excellent stuff! […]

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