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By Rob Webb on April 6, 2019 in

April is fairly non-eventful, except for the annual Lyrid meteor shower and some good close encounters between the Moon and Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn, and at least one rocket launch.

By Rob Webb on May 7, 2013 in

Podcaster: Rob Webb

By Gerry Santoro on October 26, 2009 in

Date: October 26, 2009 Title: Hot Tub Astronomy Podcaster: Gerry Santoro Organization: Central Pennsylvania Observers Description: On warm summer nights I love lying in my back yard and just looking at the sky. Turns out that there are many things an amateur astronomer can do with the naked eye. But late fall through late spring […]

By Sayward Duffano on September 14, 2009 in

Date: September 14, 2009 Title: The Starry Night Podcaster: Sayward Duffano Organization: Saywardstudio / ArtLab Description: A look at how the heavens have inspired artists throughout history. Bio: My name is Sayward Duffano. I live in Gulfport, MS, and am an artist and amateur astronomer. Since seeing The Starry Night when I was 5 […]

By Chad Moore on August 25, 2009 in

Date: August 25, 2009 Title: The Scenery of the Night Podcaster: Chad Moore Organization: U.S. National Park Service Description: Today is the 92nd Birthday of the US National Park Service (NPS). The U.S. National Park Service was established in 1916 “to conserve the scenery, the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein, and […]

By Jeff Wood on July 28, 2009 in

Date: July 28, 2009 Title: Opening Up the Sky to Kids Podcaster: Jeff Wood Organization: Description: I’m a backyard astronomer, with no training or special knowledge. But I have been successful at getting my kids interested in astronomy, and I’d like to share my methods about explaining the interconnections between the sun, the moon, […]

By Steve Nerlich on July 25, 2009 in

Date: July 25, 2009 Title: The Southern Cross Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Organization: Cheap Astronomy 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, […]

By Bruce Palmquist on May 23, 2009 in

Date: May 23, 2009 Title: A Cheap “Name a Star” Gift for College Graduates Podcaster: Bruce Palmquist Organization: Central Washington University Center of Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education, Description: As graduation time approaches, everyone is looking for the perfect gift – a gift that is easy to find, inexpensive, and long lasting. The […]