Astronomy http://nhpr.org en Sky Guys: An Astronomy Update http://nhpr.org/post/sky-guys-astronomy-update <p>We’ll check in about the latest from the International Space Station, talk about new planet finds by NASA, and look ahead to some highlights coming up to watch out for in the night sky.</p><p><strong>GUEST</strong><strong>S:</strong></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Exchange 44878 at http://nhpr.org Sky Guys: An Astronomy Update 2.8.14: Poison, Reptiles, Five Billion Years Of Solitude & Girl Model http://nhpr.org/post/2814-poison-reptiles-five-billion-years-solitude-girl-model <p></p><p>The Word of Mouth Saturday broadcast is your shining beacon of awesome at the end of a snowy week. Whether you're wearing headphones under your winter hat or you're listening in a snow-covered car, we have the segments that delight and enlighten. You may even forget we have six more weeks of winter! <strong>Listen </strong>to the full show, and scroll down for links and more.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 20:01:13 +0000 Word of Mouth 43113 at http://nhpr.org 2.8.14: Poison, Reptiles, Five Billion Years Of Solitude & Girl Model An Astronomy Update From The Sky Guys http://nhpr.org/post/astronomy-update-sky-guys <p>Our sky guys join us with the latest news on space - starting with how the shutdown affected our monitoring programs. We also talk about the Orionid meteor showers, two missions to Mars, and a new iPhone app for checking the location of spy satellites.</p><p></p><p> <strong><u>GUEST:</u></strong></p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 37009 at http://nhpr.org An Astronomy Update From The Sky Guys A Summer Astronomy Update http://nhpr.org/post/summer-astronomy-update <p>We’ll examine some of the latest headlines from Space Science.&nbsp; There’s a huge amount of excitement about the “Comet of the Century”, coming this fall.&nbsp; Also, NASA’s Mars rover “Curiosity” turns one year old and mysterious geysers on one of Saturn’s moons leads to speculation about the presence of water far out in Space.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><strong>Guests</strong></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 32680 at http://nhpr.org A Summer Astronomy Update An Astronomy Update http://nhpr.org/post/astronomy-update-1 <p>Twenty-thirteen has been dubbed the “Year of the Comet”, with three major visitors expected to give us a show.&nbsp;&nbsp; Also,&nbsp;there's new findings on Mars and on Jupiter’s moon Europa&nbsp;that are&nbsp;leading scientists one step closer to the possibilities of life elsewhere in our solar system.&nbsp; And a private venture hopes to send a husband and wife team to the Red Planet by twenty-eighteen.&nbsp; We'll look at the top stories from space.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 25091 at http://nhpr.org An Astronomy Update An Astronomy Update http://nhpr.org/post/astronomy-update-0 <p><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-bidi-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">The Voyager Two spacecraft that was &nbsp;launched in the late seventies reaches the very edges of our solar system. Ice has been found on Mercury.&nbsp;A planet has been found orbiting our closest star, and the Gemini meteor shower in mid-December is expected to impress. Mon, 10 Dec 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy & l 18167 at http://nhpr.org An Astronomy Update An Astronomic Update! http://nhpr.org/post/astronomic-update <p>Monday on the Exchange, we check in with our sky guys on all things astronomical.</p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 10099 at http://nhpr.org An Astronomic Update! An Astronomy Update http://nhpr.org/post/astronomy-update <p>We get the latest goings-on from space with our astronomical Sky Guys!</p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 2407 at http://nhpr.org An Astronomy Update