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The 365 Days of Astronomy, the daily podcast of the International Year of Astronomy 2009

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The 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast is a project that is publishing one podcast per day, 5 to 10 minutes in duration, for all 365 days of the year. The podcast episodes are written, recorded and produced by people around the world. We are looking for individuals, schools, companies and clubs to provide 5 - 10 minutes of audio for the daily podcast. You can do as few as 1 episode or up to 12 episodes (one per month, subject to our editorial discretion). Our goal is to encourage people to sign up for a particular day (or days) of the year.

The 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast is a project that is publishing one podcast per day, 5 to 10 minutes in duration, for all 365 days of the year. The podcast episodes are written, recorded and produced by people around the world. We are looking for individuals, schools, companies and clubs to provide 5 - 10 minutes of audio for the daily podcast. You can do as few as 1 episode or up to 12 episodes (one per month, subject to our editorial discretion). Our goal is to encourage people to sign up for a particular day (or days) of the year.
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The 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast is a project that is publishing one podcast per day, 5 to 10 minutes in duration, for all 365 days of the year. The podcast episodes are written, recorded and produced by people around the world. We are looking for individuals, schools, companies and clubs to provide 5 - 10 minutes of audio for the daily podcast. You can do as few as 1 episode or up to 12 episodes (one per month, subject to our editorial discretion). Our goal is to encourage people to sign up for a particular day (or days) of the year.

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Episodes

Weekly Space Hangout - Guest: Paul MacNeal of JPL's Annual Invention Challenge

1/18/2019
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_wTLxSA3vI Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain ) Special Guest: Paul MacNeal, a mechanical systems engineer at JPL, created the Annual Invention Challenge twenty-one years ago after helping his son with an extra credit assignment. Since then, teams of high school students from around the world compete each year against JPL engineers to see who can design and build the smartest and most efficient machine. The objective of the 2018 Challenge, which took place on...

Duration:01:03:58

Space Radio Ep. 67: Dirty Space Bugs

1/17/2019
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http://www.pmsutter.com/shows/spaceradio/ Today on Space Radio: Little tiny space bugs of doom, Join the show recording every Thursday at 4pm ET by calling 888-581-0708. More info available at www.SpaceRadioShow.com. Support the show on Patreon. Follow on Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube. Big thanks to my top Patreon supporters this month: Robert R, Dan M, Evan T, Matthew K, Helge B, Justin, Matt W, Justin G, Kevin O, Duncan M, Corey D, Kirk B, Barbara K, Chris C, Tanya D,...

Duration:00:25:49

UNAWE Space Scoop - Lord of the Rings: The Two Galaxies

1/16/2019
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https://www.unawe.org/kids/unawe1823/ Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to discover a ring of black holes or neutron stars in the galaxy AM 0644-741 in the constellation Volans. While it doesn’t have the magical power to rule over mankind like in Tolkein's book, this ring of black holes covers an area three times larger than the Milky Way, making it the real Lord of the Rings! We've added a new way to donate to 365 Days of Astronomy to support editing, hosting, and...

Duration:00:05:56

Ask A Spaceman - Ep. 96: Hey! Who Took All The Antimatter?

1/15/2019
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Why are matter and antimatter symmetric? What happened in the early universe to make matter win? Do we have any clue as to why? What do puppies have to do with it? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman! Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/pmsutter All episodes: http://www.AskASpaceman.com Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/PaulMattSutter Like on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PaulMattSutter Watch on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/PaulMSutter Read...

Duration:00:25:22

Astronomy Cast Ep. 513: Stellar Fusion

1/14/2019
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygjZgqYnLh4 Streamed live January 11, 2019. The Sun. It's a big ball of fire, right? Apparently not. In fact, what's going on inside of the Sun took us some time and knowledge of physics to finally figure out: stellar fusion. Let's talk about the different kinds of fusion, and how we're trying to adapt it to generate power here on Earth. We've added a new way to donate to 365 Days of Astronomy to support editing, hosting, and production costs. Just...

Duration:00:33:02

Travelers in the Night Eps. 461 & 462: Brian's First & Our View

1/13/2019
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Dr. Al Grauer hosts. Dr. Albert D. Grauer ( @Nmcanopus ) is an observational asteroid hunting astronomer. Dr. Grauer retired from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2006. travelersinthenight.org Today's 2 topics: - Brian Africano discovered 570' diameter 2018 HQ, his first Potentially Hazardous Asteroid. - Modern technology provides us with stunning views of objects in the Universe in wavelengths invisible to our eyes, however, nothing is as moving and thought provoking as...

Duration:00:06:20

NOAO - The Last Night of the Dark Energy Survey

1/12/2019
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The Dark Energy Survey started in 2013 to map dark energy over 5000 square degrees of sky. It used a massive 500megapixel camera attached to the Blanco Telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. The survey concluded on January 9th, 2018 with its last night of observing. At the American Astronomical Society meeting in Seattle, they conferenced with observers on the last night. Listen to the conversation at the end of this journey. Website(s) you want to have a link to:...

Duration:00:31:55

Weekly Space Hangout - Lucianne Walkowicz

1/11/2019
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOvdLoS7qeI Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain ) Special Guest: Dr. Lucianne Walkowicz is an Astronomer at the Adler Planetarium. She studies stellar magnetic activity and how stars influence a planet's suitability as a host for alien life. She is also an artist and works in a variety of media, from oil paint to sound. Dr. Walkowicz holds a B.S. in Physics from Johns Hopkins University, and a M.S. and Ph. D. from University of Washington. She was the Kepler...

Duration:01:02:04

Space Radio Ep. 66: You Are Not A Hologram

1/10/2019
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http://www.pmsutter.com/shows/spaceradio/ Today on Space Radio: Do you want to build a snowman? Just when you thought landing on the moon would be boring, Join the show recording every Thursday at 4pm ET by calling 888-581-0708. More info available at www.SpaceRadioShow.com. Support the show on Patreon. Follow on Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube. Big thanks to my top Patreon supporters this month: Robert R, Dan M, Evan T, Matthew K, Helge B, Justin, Matt W, Justin G, Kevin O,...

Duration:00:26:35

UNAWE Space Scoop - Colliding Stars Spill Radioactive Waste into the Universe

1/9/2019
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https://www.unawe.org/kids/unawe1819/ In June of 1670, two stars, one of them likely a red giant, crashed together, hurling material into space, shown in orange in the image, and leaving behind a brand new star. The collision actually happened 2,000 years before that, but the light from the event only arrived here at Earth in 1670. The explosion was bright enough that it appeared as a bright new star that was visible to the naked eye in the night sky for several months. We've added a...

Duration:00:06:30

Cheap Astronomy - Escaping LEO

1/8/2019
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Hosted by Janet Dudley, written by Steve Nerlich. So, here we are. It’s now 45 years since astronauts last left low earth orbit, also known as LEO, aboard Apollo 17. Ever since then, US and Russian astronauts have continued flying to space and lately they’ve been rubbing shoulders with Canadians, Europeans and Japanese astronauts – and lately everyone’s been launching from Kazakhstan because that the only place we can currently launch people from. We've added a new way to donate to 365...

Duration:00:12:28

Astronomy Cast Ep. 512: Direct Imaging of Exoplanets

1/7/2019
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ftLon2n2CU Streamed live January 4, 2019. Finding planets is old news, we now know of thousands and thousands of the places. But the terrible irony is that we can only see a fraction of the planets out there using the traditional methods of radial velocity and transits. But the new telescopes will take things to the next level and image planets directly. Want to support CosmoQuest? Here are specific ways you can help: * Donate and challenge your friends...

Duration:00:29:50

Travelers in the Night Eps. 459 & 460: Falling Space Rock & TESS

1/6/2019
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Dr. Al Grauer hosts. Dr. Albert D. Grauer ( @Nmcanopus ) is an observational asteroid hunting astronomer. Dr. Grauer retired from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2006. travelersinthenight.org Today's 2 topics: - In the early evening of January 17, 2018, 674 observers in 11 States and Canada reported a fireball meteor streaking across the sky to the American Meteor Society. - The Transiting Exoplanet Satellite which will monitor more than 200,000 much brighter, nearby, stars...

Duration:00:06:20

Observing With Webb - January 2019

1/5/2019
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20th-21st TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE – Full Moon – A FANTASTIC eclipse for North and South America! Late night, but not super late night, the night before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day! Here’s how to watch it: - Get outside on the night of January 20th and find the full Moon. - At 10:10 p.m. EST, the penumbral portion will start. You probably won’t see anything happen though, since this is the lighter portion of the Earth’s shadow, and it barely dims the Moon’s surface. - At 10:34 p.m. EST,...

Duration:00:17:41

Weekly Space Hangout - Weekly Space (News) Roundup

1/4/2019
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lfiqaXyj714 Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain ) This week we catch up with a roundup of news from the past 2 weeks! Regular Guests: Dr. Paul Matt Sutter ( http://www.pmsutter.com/ & @PaulMattSutter ) Dr. Morgan Rehnberg ( http://cosmicchatter.org/ & @MorganRehnberg ) Dr. Kimberly Cartier ( http://KimberlyCartier.org & @AstroKimCartier ) This week's stories: - New Horizons arrives! - The "Father of X-ray astronomy". - The "Mother of Hubble" dies. - The...

Duration:00:55:15

Space Radio - Ep. 65: Stupid Red Dust

1/3/2019
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http://www.pmsutter.com/shows/spaceradio/ Today on Space Radio: Next stop, Ultima Thule Join the show recording every Thursday at 4pm ET by calling 888-581-0708. More info available at www.SpaceRadioShow.com. Support the show on Patreon. Follow on Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube. Big thanks to my top Patreon supporters this month: Robert R, Dan M, Matthew K, Evan T, Justin G, Kevin O, Chris C, Helge B, Barbara K, Matt W, Kirk B, jmautobot, George, Tim R, Neil L, Nikolas W,...

Duration:00:26:29

Awesome Astronomy - January Episode Part 1

1/2/2019
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Paul Hill, Ralph Wilkins and Jenifer Millard host. Damien Phillips and John Wildridge produce. The Discussion: Festive cheer, academic hiatuses, magnificent cheeses, a surfeit of meat, space themed presents and listeners’ emails. The News: Rounding up the space and astronomy news this month we have: - The Milky Way gives birth to around 7 stars per year - Watching a star being born from a nearby massive star - A new way to map the dark matter in our universe - Where’s the methane on...

Duration:01:05:42

Ask A Spaceman Ep. 95: Does Light Experience Time? (And Other Mysteries)

1/1/2019
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What does ‘time’ mean for light? What is the real lesson of the twin paradox? How can we all agree on the true age of the universe? Why is it all so technical? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman! Support the show: http://www.patreon.com/pmsutter All episodes: http://www.AskASpaceman.com Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/PaulMattSutter Like on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PaulMattSutter Watch on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/PaulMSutter Go on an...

Duration:00:29:59

Astronomy Cast - Ep. 511: Predictions For 2019, In Space

12/31/2018
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lowSMFlR9C8 Streamed live Dec 28, 2018. We did it, we made it through 2018 in space. Now let's look forward to the incredible launches, discoveries and astronomical events happening in 2019. Want to support CosmoQuest? Here are specific ways you can help: * Donate and challenge your friends to donate too! https://tiltify.com/+cosmoquest-suppo... * Donate! (Streamlabs link) https://streamlabs.com/cosmoquestx * Buy stuff from our Redbubble ...

Duration:00:35:08

Travelers in the Night Eps. 457 & 458: 30 Years of FIreballs & Large and Close

12/30/2018
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Dr. Al Grauer hosts. Dr. Albert D. Grauer ( @Nmcanopus ) is an observational asteroid hunting astronomer. Dr. Grauer retired from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2006. travelersinthenight.org Today's 2 topics: - Fireballs are meteors which become brighter than the planet Venus and can sometimes be seen in the daytime. They are caused when small space rocks occasionally exceeding 3 feet in diameter enter our atmosphere and burn up high above us. - My Catalina Sky Survey...

Duration:00:06:20