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Encore: Dr. Debunko

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Date: December 16th, 2012 Title: Encore: Dr. Debunko Podcaster: Mark W. and Katie from Adler Planetarium, also joined by Dr. Mark Hammergren Organization: Adler Planetarium – www.adlerplanetarium.org/ www.adlerplanetarium.org/podcasts Description: Just what is the science behind all of those outrageous stories? Dr. Mark Hammergren gets the tough questions about crop circles, Nibiru, 2012, and more! This podcast […]

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Encore: The Science of Sunshine

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Date: December 15th, 2012 Title: Encore: The Science of Sunshine Podcaster: Rob Berthiaume Organization: York Observatory – www.yorkobservatory.com Link: www.youdontfreezeinspace.com This podcast has been aired on May 6th, 2011 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2011/05/06/may-6th-the-science-of-sunshine/ Description: Sunshine drives the global water cycle, allows plants to photosynthesize, and creates warm spots by the window where my cat likes to sleep. But just […]

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Testing Einstein

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Date: December 14th, 201 Title: Testing Einstein Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy Links: http://cheapastro.com Description: Cheap Astronomy runs through the classic experiments that delivered strong evidence to support Einstein’s theories of special and general relativity. Not surprisingly they are all about astronomy. Bio: Cheap Astronomy has a poke around in the sub-atomic world and […]

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All About Two Inch Eyepiece

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Date: December 13th, 201 Title: All About Two Inch Eyepiece 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://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cqvBK36se0&feature=share&list=UUN5crzsUHII4BpDkBozCcYQ Description: TelescopeMan introducing 2 inch eyepiece to all the beginners Bio: Joe Lalumia, also known as The Telescope Man, is the President of the […]

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Astronomy Word of the Week : CME

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Date: December 12th, 2012 Title: Astronomy Word of the Week : CME Podcaster: Dr. Christopher Crockett Organization: United States Naval Observatory Link: http://christophercrockett.com http://earthsky.org/team/christophercrockett Description: Every so often, the sun unleashes powerful plasma waves upon the solar system.  When aimed at the Earth, we experience a geomagnetic storm.  The astronomy word of the week is […]

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