Walkabout the Galaxy Posts

March 19, 2019 / Aliens
March 19, 2019 / Astrophysics

Science Fiction great Joe Haldeman (“The Forever War”, “Marsbound”, “The Hemingway Hoax”, “Worlds”) joins the astroquarks for a wide-ranging discussion from microwave-plasma-grapes to cosmic rays, science in science fiction, and the latest space news including…

March 19, 2019 / Earth

Sometimes it seems like you can’t count on anything, and now the Earth’s north pole is on the move at a dramatically accelerated rate, more than 30 miles per year. Of course, that’s not the…

February 7, 2019 / Aliens

The astroquarks welcome Professor Mohamed Noor from Duke University, author of “Live Long and Evolve” to talk about evolution of humans and aliens, interspecies sex, and what we can learn about the big questions of…

January 24, 2019 / Earth

Hold on to your solar system, the Milky Way may be in store for a galactic collision sooner than anticipated. And speaking of collisions, evidence from craters on the Moon as well as an apparent…

January 20, 2019 / Astrophysics

Space Reporter Brendan Byrne from WMFE 90.7, home of NPR in Central Florida, joins the Astroquarks to look at NASA’s new exploration programs for the Moon and Mars. We have our first listener contribution with…