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UW Madison Astronomers build new instrument for the 4th edition of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS)
Neptune experiences the highest winds ever recorded in the solar system! How are these winds produced? Does it have something to do with diamond rain? Listen to find out!
There will be a lot of fireworks going off this week and some people are starting to notice an environmental impact. Tune in on July 4 to learn about the impact of 20 years of Rhythm & Booms on the Warner Park wetland. Julia Cechvala, author of an Isthmus article on the topic, will host […]
What is Uranus made of? Why is Uranus tilted? Can the Radio Astronomers keep a straight face while reporting on Uranus? Listen to find out!
Saturn is up tonight on Radio Astronomy! Listen now!
June 20th’s summer solstice show is produced and hosted by Kaitlin. It’s about ‘Lab Lit,’ or science in novels. This was inspired by a December 2012 New York Times article by Katherine Bouton, which can be found here: www.nytimes.com/2012/12/04/science/in-lab-lit-fiction-meets-science-of-the-real-world.html And this website: http://www.lablit.com/ The show and the above article focus on Barbara Kingsolver’s recent book, […]