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By Rob Sparks on January 14, 2017 in
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Supermassive black holes formation & its role in galaxy evolution.

By Rob Sparks on December 10, 2016 in
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Many people enjoy watching meteor showers. Digital cameras make it possible to capture photos of meteors in the night sky. In this podcast, you will learn how to capture meteors using a DSLR.

By Rob Sparks on November 12, 2016 in
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What you can expect when you visit Kitt Peak National Observatory?

By Rob Sparks on October 8, 2016 in
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The Gemini Observatory is an international collaboration that runs twin 8.1 meter telescopes. Today, Dr. Verne Smith discusses the collaboration, the Gemini telescopes and their instruments.

By Rob Sparks on September 10, 2016 in
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Adaptive Optics systems are used on telescopes around the world to remove the blurring produced by Earth’s atmosphere. In this podcast, Megan Nieberding talks about Robo AO, a robotic adaptive optics system that has been installed on the 2.1 meter telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory.

Podcaster: Rob Sparks, Megan Nieberding

Title:Robo AO

By Rob Sparks on August 13, 2016 in
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Podcaster: Rob Sparks, Myles McKay, Sarah Kovac, Honor Hare and Logan Jensen

Title: Citizen CATE and the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

By Rob Sparks on July 9, 2016 in
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Podcaster: Rob Sparks & Dr. Arjun Dey

Title: Proto Galaxy Clusters In The Early Universe

By Rob Sparks on June 11, 2016 in
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Podcaster: Rob Sparks & Dr. David James

Title: KELT-S