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By StarStryder on December 29, 2012 in

Podcaster:  Diane Turnshek but Recorded by Matt Turnshek Organization: Carnegie Mellon University Physics Department

By Mat Kaplan and Bruce Betts on September 27, 2009 in

Date: September 27, 2009 Title: The Phobos LIFE Experiment Podcaster: Mat Kaplan and Bruce Betts Links: Description: Mat Kaplan and Bruce Betts discuss the Planetary Society’s Phobos LIFE Experiment: Living Interplanetary Flight Experiment that will take organisms to Mars’ moon Phobos and back again. Bio: Mat Kaplan hosts and produces Planetary Radio, the […]

By Holly Larson Capelo on August 24, 2009 in

Date: August 24, 2009 Title: The Reemergence of Planetary Science: Revisiting Percival Lowell Podcaster: Holly Larson Capelo from Columbia Astronomy Organization: Columbia University Astronomy Description: At the turn of the 20th Century, Percival Lowell published a series of books promoting the notion that there were advanced civilizations on Mars. His writing was particularly compelling […]

By Augusto Valdés on August 12, 2009 in

Date: August 12, 2009 Title: Ancient Astronomy; The Mayans Podcaster: Augusto Valdés Organization: Instituto de Astronomía UNAM Description: A brief introduction on how the Mayans took advantage of their geographical location in order to study Venus, how they knew about other objects and the significance of their calendar. (and, briefly, how the world is […]

By Mat Kaplan on July 19, 2009 in

Date: July 19, 2009 Title: A Visit with Ray Bradbury Podcaster: Mat Kaplan of The Planetary Society Links: Planetary Radio Ray Description: A very recent conversation with the beloved author, poet, dramatist and visionary, Ray Bradbury. In these excerpts, Mat asks Ray to look back forty years to the Apollo 11 landing on the […]

By Nancy Atkinson on June 14, 2009 in

Date: June 14, 2009 Title: The Mars Global Surveyor Podcaster: Nancy Atkinson Organization: Universe Today: Nancy’s website: Description: For almost a decade, the Mars Global Surveyor sent back information from its orbit around Mars. To celebrate this landmark mission, Nancy provides information and an original song about the little spacecraft that has changed […]

By Susan Murph on May 22, 2009 in

Date: May 22, 2009 Title: Mars Exploration: A Quick History Podcaster: Susan and Amanda Murph Organization: Susan and Amanda Murph from How to Grow Your Geek: Parenting and More! Description: In honor of the Mars Solstice, Susan Murph and her 9 year old daughter Amanda give us a quick history lesson on what we […]

By John C. Snider and Carlos Aranaga on March 30, 2009 in

Date: March 30, 2009 Title: Robert Zubrin on Why We Must Go to Mars Podcasters: John C. Snider and Carlos Aranaga Organization: Description: Robert Zubrin, the world’s most enthusiastic booster for human conquest of the Red Planet, makes the case for why Earthlings need to establish a foothold on our planetary neighbor sooner rather […]