Walkabout the Galaxy Posts

June 2, 2014 / Astrophysics

In this, our silliest episode yet, Josh, Addie and Tracy discuss the following two YouTube videos: Chimpanzee Riding on a Segway Hamster on a Piano. Incidentally, they also discuss the following two astronomical stories: –Jupiter’s…

May 26, 2014 / Episodes

Learn more about the history of the Earth’s climate and climate modeling at these online resources to go along with Episode 6 of Walkabout the Galaxy, our special Memorial Day discussion of global climate change.…

May 19, 2014 / Episodes
May 15, 2014 / Episodes

Addie and Josh discuss two of Saturn’s 60-plus moons, and one of them may not even be a moon. Yet. Intrigued? Check out Episode 4, available now, to hear about the discovery of the subsurface…

May 3, 2014 / Episodes

In Episode 3, now available on iTunes, we welcome Professor Tom Statler (University of Ohio and University of Maryland) who tells the fascinating story of how sunlight can make an asteroid literally fly apart, and…

April 28, 2014 / News and Such

Episodes 3 and 4 are in the bag (or the solid state drive on my computer, to be exact). Episode 3 features special expert guest Professor Tom Statler, Visiting Professor of Astronomy at University of…