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By cosmic on August 16, 2019 in
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In this Apogee Podcast, Cosmic discusses historical observations of the center of the Milky Way, and what current observations tell us about this fascinating and enigmatic object.

By Fraser Cain on August 14, 2019 in
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Did you hear that the Universe has 10x the number of galaxies? How did astronomers discover this, and what does it mean for the number of stars?

By Rob Sparks on August 10, 2019 in
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In this podcast, Dr. Knut Olson describes the SMASH survey & the citizen science project to analyze data from the SMASH Survey.

By Fraser Cain on July 26, 2019 in
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We know there’s dark matter, and there are galaxies, but are there galaxies entirely made up of dark matter? Astronomer Sarah Pearson joins Fraser to talk about what’s out there.

By AwesomeAstro Pod on July 25, 2019 in
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In this podcast extra episode we talk to Karen Masters from Haverford College, Pennsylvania about The Hubble Tuning Fork and Galaxy classification.

By cosmic on July 23, 2019 in
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Podcaster: Cosmic

By Paul M. Sutter on May 23, 2019 in
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The first stars were weird. What’s the connection between the first stars and giant black holes? Was every galaxy once a quasar?

By Fraser Cain on April 25, 2019 in
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One of the most beautiful and scientifically interesting objects in space are the globular clusters, containing hundreds of thousands of stars. What are they and where did they come from?