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By Carolyn Collins Petersen on April 29, 2009 in
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Date: April 29, 2009 Title: The Big Picture Podcaster: Carolyn Collins Petersen Link: Loch Ness Productions: http://www.lochnessproductions.com/index2.html. Description: One of the most significant images in astronomy hangs on permanent display at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, California. It’s called the Big Picture and this podcast takes you on an audio exploration of this image […]

By Sue Ann Heatherly on March 18, 2009 in
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Date: March 18, 2009 Title: Milky Way Just Got Bigger Podcaster: Sue Ann Heatherly Organization: National Radio Astronomy Observatory   http://www.nrao.edu/ Description: This podcast features an interview with Dr. Mark Reid of the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. He chats about his recently announced discovery that our Milky Way is bigger, faster, and more likely to collide with the Andromeda […]

By Constance Walker on March 6, 2009 in
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Date: March 6, 2009 Title: GLOBE at Night: Shed Light on Light Pollution Podcaster: Connie Walker Organization: Globe at Night    www.globe.gov/globeatnight/ Description: Two out of every three people in the United States cannot see the Milky Way galaxy arch across a pristinely dark night sky. Light pollution is obscuring people’s long-standing natural heritage to view stars. GLOBE at […]

By Katja Aglert on February 25, 2009 in
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Date: February 25, 2009 Title: One of Seven Stars of the Northern Dipper Podcaster: Sarah Kim for Katja Aglert Link: Katja Aglert’s website   http://www.katjaaglert.com Description: The content of this podcast is based on some of the research made for an ongoing art project with light pollution as point of departure by the Swedish artist Katja Aglert. The Podcast […]