An Astronomy Update From The Sky Guys

Oct 21, 2013

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.

The Sky Guys showing off their astronomy ties.
Credit Faith Meixell / NHPR


  • John Gianforte – Co-founder of the "Astronomical Society" of northern New England and astronomy instructor for Granite State College and UNH
  • Mal Cameron - Former Astronomy and space educator at the McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center and coordinator of its NASA Educator Resource Center