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Encore: Life on Titan

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Date: December 9th, 2012 Title: Encore: Life on Titan Podcaster: Chris Impey Organization: University of Arizona Links: http://www.chrisimpey.com http://www.thelivingcosmos.com http://www.thebookofendings.com http://www.amazon.com/Chris-Impey/e/B001IZXGTS This podcast has been aired on 31st January, 2011  http://365daysofastronomy.org/2011/01/31/january-31st-life-on-titan/ Description: Titan may be the most fascinating destination in the Solar System. After describing Saturn’s large moon, the evidence for liquid lakes, volcanism, and […]

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Astronomy Word of the Week : Retrograde

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Date: December 4th, 2012 Title: Astronomy Word of the Week : Retrograde Podcaster: Dr. Christopher Crockett Organization: United States Naval Observatory Link: http://christophercrockett.com http://earthsky.org/team/christophercrockett Description: Planets loop back in their orbits, moons go the wrong way around their home worlds, and entire solar systems are turned around backwards.  The astronomy word of the week is “retrograde”. […]

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