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Date: September 25th, 2012 Title: Free Astronomy Software 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://youtu.be/lgYPHNvtOiU Description: TelescopeMan discusses several software programs for the beginner amateur astronomer. The software discussed is free to download and very useful in the Astronomy hobby. Bio: Joe […]

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Date: September 24th, 2012 Title: Encore: Podcaster: Mike Simonsen Organization: American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) THis podcast originally aired on May 7th, 2009 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2009/05/07/may-7th-variable-stars-and-the-stories-they-tell/ Description: In this episode of Restless Universe we discuss why variable stars are so important to astronomers and the impact variable star research has had on all aspects of astronomy. […]

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Date: September 23rd, 2012 Title: Encore: Discovering the Beauty of the Sky Podcaster: Alexis Dwyer, Janet Barajas, Drew Olvey, and Micol Christopher Link: www.mtsac.edu Description: Three introductory astronomy students share their own personal encounters with the beauty of the sky. Alexis Dwyer describes her experience stargazing away from the lights of the city; Janet Barajas discusses […]

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Date: September 22nd, 2012 Title:  Encore: Discovering the Beauty of the Sky Podcaster: Alexis Dwyer, Janet Barajas, Drew Olvey, and Micol Christopher Link: www.mtsac.edu This podcast originally aired on September 8,2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/09/08/september-8th-discovering-the-beauty-of-the-sky/ Description: Three introductory astronomy students share their own personal encounters with the beauty of the sky. Alexis Dwyer describes her experience stargazing away from the lights of the […]

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Date: September 21st, 2012 Title: Math Power! Podcaster: Bob Hirshon and Barbie Organization: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Link: www.aaas.org Description: Ever ask your beleaguered mathematics teacher “What am I going to DO with this stuff in real life?” Mathematician Scott Turner, at the Johns Hopkin Applied Physics Laboratory, has no end of […]