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By Rob Sparks on October 9, 2012 in
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Date: October 9th, 2012 Title: The Dark Energy Camera Podcaster: Rob Sparks Organization: NOAO Links: www.noao.edu, www.nso.edu Description: One of the biggest puzzles in astronomy and physics is the mysterious substance called dark energy which is causing the expansion of the universe to accelerate. In this podcast, CTIO’s Andrea Kunder described the Dark Energy Camera (DECam) […]

By Rob Sparks on September 11, 2012 in
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Date: September 11th, 2012 Title: A New Dark Energy Experiment Podcaster: Rob Sparks and Arjun Dey Organization: NOAO Links: www.noao.edu, www.nso.edu Description: One of the biggest puzzles in astronomy and physics is the mysterious substance called dark energy which is causing the expansion of the universe to accelerate. In this podcast, NOAO’s Arjun Dey talks about […]

By Rob Sparks on August 14, 2012 in
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Date: August 14th, 2012 Title: The Kitt Peak Research Experience for Undergraduates Podcaster: Rob Sparks Organization: National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) Link: www.noao.edu ; www.nso.edu Description: The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program brings summer students to Kitt Peak National Observatory and the National Solar Observatory for a summer research experience. In this podcast, the 2012 […]

By Rob Sparks on July 10, 2012 in
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Date: July 10, 2012 Title: The Advanced Technology Solar Telescope Podcaster: Rob Sparks Organization: National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) Link: www.noao.edu Description: Solar astronomy is about to take a big leap forward. The Advanced Technology Solar Telescope is currently under construction on the island of Maui. ATST Project Manager Joseph McMullin describes the ATST and […]