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November 13th: Project Astro

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Date: November 13th, 2012 Title: Project Astro Podcaster: Rob Sparks Organization: NOAO Links: www.noao.edu, www.nso.edu Description: In this podcast Chuck Dugan describes Project Astro, a nationwide astronomy education program developed by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. He described NOAO’s Project Astro program, the other national sites and their publication the Universe At Your Fingertips. […]

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November 12th: Fixing Hubble

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Date: November 12th, 2012 Title:  Fixing Hubble Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy Links: www.cheapastro.com Description:  This podcast looks at the five Hubble Servicing missions and what was achieved in each one. It also explains why, due to NASA’s standard mission numbering complexities, the fifth and final mission was called Hubble Servicing Mission 4. Bio: […]

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November 11th: Encore: The Truth in Science and Astronomy

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Date: November 11, 2011 Title: Encore: The Truth in Science and Astronomy Podcaster: Elmar von Agris, Castrop-Rauxel, Germany This podcast has been aired on September 11th, 2011 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2011/09/11/september-11th-the-truth-in-science-and-astronomy/ Description: This is an enjoyable philosophical 10-minute review about theories in science and especially astronomy. Can scientists prove that a theory is “true”? Maybe they can’t. And […]

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November 10th: Encore: Wolf-Rayet Stars

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Date: November 10th, 2012 Title:  Encore: Wolf-Rayet Stars Podcaster: RapidEye Organization: RapidEye Observatory – a private observatory in rural Lee County, NC http://www.rapideye.us/astro/RapidEye-ClearSky.html This podcast originally aired on February 24th, 2009 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2009/02/24/february-24th-wolf-rayet-stars/ Description: A discussion about Wolf-Rayet Stars and how to observe NGC 2359 “Thor’s Helmet Nebula”, a Wolf-Rayet star powered Nebula. Bio: I’ve been captivated by astronomy […]

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November 9th: Introducing Astronomy through Citizen Science

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Date: November 9th, 2012 Title:  Introducing Astronomy through Citizen Science – an interview with Dr. Pamela Gay Podcaster: Avivah Yamani Organization: langitselatan Links: http://langitselatan.com Description: an interview with Pamela Gay about herself and why she choose astronomy and what is citizen science project Bio:Avivah Yamani, is an astronomer, blogger, writer and a communicator in langitselatan […]

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