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Learn a little about light in this short clip taken from Radio Astronomy 89.9 FM WORT Madison, Wi

Direct download: Radioastro_Jan22.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:09pm CST

In this short clip learn about the James Webb Space Telescope, the sucessor to the Hubble Space Telescope

Direct download: jwst.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:02pm CST

Why isn't Pluto a planet?  What is the definition of a planet?  Why is Pluto still super cool anyway!?  We'll answer these questions in this episode of 5 Minute Astronomy.  Clip taken from Radio Astronomy 89.9FM WORT in Madison, Wi.

Direct download: jul17pluto.mp3
Category:Pluto, Blakesley Burkhart -- posted at: 7:37pm CST

Saturn Graces our Summer Skies

Saturn graces the summar skies of Madison, Wi and the Northern Hemisphere.  Listen in to hear about Saturn, its ring, and its moons which could harbor life!  What does Saturn sound like?  Check it out in this short clip on Saturn!

 Clip from WORT 89.9 FM Radio Astronomy Summer 2013.

Direct download: saturn.mp3
Category:Saturn, Blakesley Burkhart -- posted at: 7:25pm CST

Vacation to Mars!

On this episode of Radio Astronomy we'll learn about what it might be like to take a vacation on Mars!

Direct download: mars.mp3
Category:Mars, Blakesley Burkhart -- posted at: 5:37pm CST

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