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Date: October 9th, 2012 Title: The Dark Energy Camera Podcaster: Rob Sparks Organization: NOAO Links: www.noao.edu, www.nso.edu Description: One of the biggest puzzles in astronomy and physics is the mysterious substance called dark energy which is causing the expansion of the universe to accelerate. In this podcast, CTIO’s Andrea Kunder described the Dark Energy Camera (DECam) […]

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Date: October 8th, 2012 Title: Starting Astrophotography Hobbies Podcaster: The Telescope Man, a.k.a. Joe Lalumia Organization: Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas, TX Links: Joe’s website: www.telescopeman.org Original file: http://archive.org/details/YelescopeMan_JOhn_Davis Description: TelescopeMan interviews John Davis a world class astro-photographer. Interview conducted on March21, 2011. Bio: Joe Lalumia, also known as The Telescope Man, is the President of […]

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Date: October 7th, 2012 Title: Encore: Basic Spectroscopy for Amateurs, part 2 Podcaster: Mark DeVito and Tom Field This podcast originally aired on December 23rd, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/12/23/december-23rd-basic-spectroscopy-for-amateurs-part-2/ Description: A brief discussion of basic spectroscopy. Part 1 of this podcast aired on Dec. 8, 2010. Bio: Mark is an amateur astronomer in Fredericksburg, Virginia and just getting […]

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Date: October 6th, 2012 Title: Encore: Basic Spectroscopy for Amateurs Podcaster: Mark DeVito Original podcast aired on December 8th, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/12/08/december-8th-basic-spectroscopy-for-amateurs/ Description: A brief discussion of basic spectroscopy. Bio: Mark is an amateur astronomer in Fredericksburg, Virginia and just getting into amateur spectroscopy. Today’s Sponsor: No one. Please consider sponsoring an episode of 365 Days of Astronomy […]

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Date: October 5th, 2012 Title: Observing With Webb in October 2012 Podcaster: Rob Webb Organization: Physics teacher at Pequea Valley High School Link: http://mrwebb.podbean.com https://sites.google.com/site/mrwebbonline/ Description: This podcast discusses the events, planets, and constellations that can be seen in the night sky during the month of October and prepare yourself for Orionid meteorshower. Bio: Rob Webb […]