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Ice and Organic Goo On Mercury

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Date: December 10th, 2012 Title: Ice and Organic Goo On Mercury Podcaster: Bob Hirshon Organization: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Link: www.aaas.org Description: In a series of papers published in Science, scientists from the MESSENGER Mission to Planet Mercury announced the discovery of water ice and organic volatile compounds on the surface […]

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Encore: Life on Titan

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Date: December 9th, 2012 Title: Encore: Life on Titan Podcaster: Chris Impey Organization: University of Arizona Links: http://www.chrisimpey.com http://www.thelivingcosmos.com http://www.thebookofendings.com http://www.amazon.com/Chris-Impey/e/B001IZXGTS This podcast has been aired on 31st January, 2011  http://365daysofastronomy.org/2011/01/31/january-31st-life-on-titan/ Description: Titan may be the most fascinating destination in the Solar System. After describing Saturn’s large moon, the evidence for liquid lakes, volcanism, and […]

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Encore: Was Einstein Correct?

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Date: December 8th, 2012 Title: Encore: Was Einstein Correct? Podcaster: Stuart Clark This podcast originally aired on April 17th, 2010 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2010/04/17/april-17th-was-einstein-correct/ Description: Was Einstein right to explain gravity as a distortion in the fabric of space-time? Bio: Dr Stuart Clark is an award-winning astronomy author and journalist. His books include The Sun Kings, and the highly […]

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December 7th: Observing With Webb in December 2012

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Date: December 7th, 2012 Title: Observing With Webb in December 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 December and prepare yourself for Geminid meteorshower. Bio: Rob Webb […]

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Dear Cheap Astronomy – Episode 3

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Date: December 6th, 2012 Title: Dear Cheap Astronomy – Episode 3 Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy Links: http://cheapastro.com Description: Cheap Astronomy fields some questions on relativity physics – which involve a mix of fast and curve balls. Bio: Cheap Astronomy has a poke around in the sub-atomic world and (who would have thunk it) finds […]

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