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December 18th: Galaxy Formation

Date: December 18, 2009 Title: Galaxy Formation Podcaster: Steve Nerlich, with Dr. Pamela Gay Organization: Cheap Astronomy: www.cheapastro.com Description: Prepare concentrated quark-gluon soup, sprinkle with quantum fluctuations, let cool for a few billion years and serve with a dark matter garnish. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where spending is not an option. Today’s […]

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December 15th: Anomalies

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Date: December 15, 2009 Title: Anomalies Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy Description: Strange things are happening to our spacecraft – or not. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where time might be money, but space doesn’t have to cost you. Today’s sponsor: This episode of “365 Days of Astronomy” is sponsored by The […]

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November 22nd: Go Up and Turn Right

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Date: November 22, 2009 Title: Go Up and Turn Right Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy: www.cheapastro.com Description: Planning a mission to Mars is a piece of cake on paper. Actually doing it – well, not so much. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where your financial situation is always looking up. Today’s sponsor: […]

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October 29th: The Deep Space Network

Date: October 29, 2009 Title: The Deep Space Network Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy: www.cheapastro.com Description: We’ve sent our plucky robot explorers out to get close up pics of the moons of Saturn, crawl around on the surface of Mars and even discover water on the Moon. But when they need to phone home […]

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October 25th: The TDRS System

October 25th: The TDRS System

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Date: October 25, 2009 Title: The TDRS System Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy – www.cheapastro.com Description: You know how when you’re in space, you can just go ‘Ah Houston…’ and there’s a team of people with PhDs ready to solve all your problems? Here’s how that works. Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website […]

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September 19th: Ed White’s Glove

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Date: September 19, 2009 Title: Ed White’s Glove Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy: www.cheapastro.com Description: Lots of things in astronomy just go around and around – which is also known as an orbit. Bio: Cheap Astronomy is an educational website that puts the economy back in astronomy. No ads, no profit, just good science. Today’s […]

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July 25th: The Southern Cross

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Date: July 25, 2009 Title: The Southern Cross Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy www.cheapastro.com Description: Cheap Astronomy gives a detailed expose on one of the best known features of the southern hemisphere’s night sky. Bio: Cheap Astronomy is an educational website that gives you more big bang for your buck. No ads, no profit, […]

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June 3: Why We Need Neutrino Telescopes

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Date: June 3, 2009 Title: Why We Need Neutrino Telescopes Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Links: Cheap Astronomy Description: Cheap Astronomy says ‘yes we can’ to all those skeptics who doubt the universe’s one second old baby photo can ever be observed directly. Bio: Explore the universe on a shoestring. Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where […]

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