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By WSH team on December 8, 2017 in

BIG SCIENCE is a proposed television series about pioneering research sites around the world.

By Ricardo Garcia on October 26, 2016 in

A discussion about astronomy evolution in 50 years with George Miley

By Roz Brown and Dennis Ebbets on July 23, 2009 in

Date: July 23, 2009 Title: Everything Old is New Again Podcaster: Roz Brown and Dennis Ebbets from Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Organization: Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Description: The final servicing repair mission to the Hubble Space Telescope was a 13-day undertaking in May 2009 that proved still more successful than NASA had […]

By Edward and Haley Gomez on July 2, 2009 in

Date: July 2, 2009 Title: Herschel and Planck Set Sail into the Cold Universe Podcaster: Edward and Haley Gomez Organization: Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope and Cardiff University Description: Herschel and Planck set sail into the cold Universe. The successful launch of the Herschel Space Observatory and Planck satellite on 18 May this […]

By Sue Ann Heatherly on June 19, 2009 in

Date: June 19, 2009 Title: A Modest Black Hole Podcaster: Sue Ann Heatherly Organization: NRAO: Description: According to UCLA astronomer Mark Morris, the black hole at the center of our Galaxy might be modest, but it isn’t shy! From stars whizzing around it, to flares coming from it, listen as Mark describes some of […]

By Rob Knop on January 21, 2009 in

Date:  January 21, 2009 Title:  Observing Quasars with Nature’s Telescope Podcaster:  Robert Knop Organization: The Meta Institute of Computational Astronomy Description:   Gravity affects the motion of objects– apples fall, planets orbit.  Even light, when passing a massive object, will have its path deflected.  A massive galaxy in front of another more distant massive galaxy can bend […]