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By StarStryder on December 29, 2012 in
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Podcaster:  Diane Turnshek but Recorded by Matt Turnshek Organization: Carnegie Mellon University Physics Department

By Nancy Atkinson on December 28, 2012 in
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Date: December 28th, 2012 Title: Mission Accomplished for GRAIL Organization: NASA Lunar Science Institute Links: NLSI, GRAIL mission website, GRAIL team Description: It’s mission accomplished and mission success for the twin GRAIL (Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory) spacecraft, Ebb and Flow. David Lehman, GRAIL Project Manager joins Nancy Atkinson to take a look back at the […]

By StarStryder on December 27, 2012 in
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Date: December 27th, 2012 Title: Physicist Kip Thorne Tells How Carl Sagan Opened a Wormhole Podcaster: Mat Kaplan Organization: The Planetary Society Links: Planetary Society: http://planetary.org http://www.planetary.org/multimedia/planetary-radio/show/2012/20121112-celebrating-carl-sagan.html Description: On November 9th of this year, the anniversary of his birth, friends and colleagues gathered to celebrate Dr. Carl Sagan. Among them was famed CalTech physicist Kip Thorne. […]

By StarStryder on December 26, 2012 in
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Date: December 26th, 2012 Title:: Winter Observing Highlights Podcaster: Katie Peterson Organization: Adler Planetarium Links: www.adlerplanetarium.org and www.adlerplanetarium.org/podcasts Description: There’s a whole lot happening in the night sky over the next few months. Larry and Katie of the Adler Planetarium talk about what to look for and how to find it! Bio: The Adler Planetarium – […]

By Christopher Crockett on December 25, 2012 in
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Date: December 25th, 2012 Title: Astronomy Word of the Week : Wolf-Rayet Podcaster: Dr. Christopher Crockett Organization: United States Naval Observatory Link: http://christophercrockett.com http://earthsky.org/team/christophercrockett Description:Numbering only in the hundreds, the most massive and brightest stars known are also among the most rare.  And they make our sun look like a candle next to a searchlight.  The […]

By StarStryder on December 24, 2012 in
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Date: December 24th, 2012 Title: NASA Spinoffs: From Andy Warhol to Stem Cells Podcaster: McKenna Roberts and Kate Roberts Links: ER-200431 Fact Sheet.” 2010. 9 Dec. 2012 http://www.serdp.org/Program-Areas/Environmental-Restoration/Contaminated-Groundwater/Persistent-Contamination/ER-200431 Fire-damaged paintings – NASA.” 2012. 9 Dec. 2012 http://www.nasa.gov/offices/oct/home/tech_life_oxygen.html NASA – An Atomic Innovation for Artwork.” 2012. 9 Dec. 2012 http://www.nasa.gov/offices/oct/home/tech_life_oxygen_prt.htm Description: This podcast is about NASA spinoffs. […]

By StarStryder on December 23, 2012 in
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Date: December 23rd, 2012 Title: Encore: CMB: Origin of the Universe Podcaster: Thomas Hofstätter Organization: :: The Hidden Space Project :: www.hidden-space.at.tf Description: There have been several efforts for searching for the age of the earth and the universe. Most of them were absolutely wrong and based on very few information. The Cosmic Microwave Background is […]

By StarStryder on December 22, 2012 in
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Date: December 22nd, 2012 Title: Encore: Impact! Podcaster: Megan Argo Links: Dr Who: http://www.bbc.co.uk/doctorwho/ The Jodcast: http://www.jodcast.net This podcast orginally aired on July 6th, 2011 http://365daysofastronomy.org/2011/07/06/july-6th-impact/ Description: Could Dr. Who go back in time to view a meteor impact on Earth? Following on from “Doctor Who and the SIlver Spiral,” which was a short science-inspired story […]