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Ep. 390: Occam’s Razor and the Problem with Probabilities

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) I’m not saying it’s aliens, but it’s aliens. Actually, it’s almost certainly not aliens, or a wormhole, or a multiverse. When scientists discover something unusual, they make guesses about what’s happening. But Occam’s Razor encourages us to...

Ep 387: Water on Mars… Again

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) Have you heard the big news? NASA has reported that Mark Watney is alive and well on the surface of Mars. No, wait, they’ve reported that there’s water on Mars. Didn’t they already report this? Today we’ll update you on the latest discovery and...

Ep 386: Orbiting Observers

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) The atmosphere keeps us alive and breathing, but it really sucks for astronomy. Fortunately, humanity has built and launched space telescopes that get above the pesky atmosphere, where the skies are really clear. Let’s take a look at the past, current...

Ep 385: Rovers on the Run

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) Taking pictures of distant worlds is great and all, but the best science happens with boots on the ground. Or in this case… wheels. This week we’ll talk all about robotic rovers and the places they rove. Download the show [MP3] | Jump to...

Ep. 384: Escaping Probes

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) The gravity of the Earth is a tough thing to escape, but breaking free from the gravity of the Sun is on a whole other level. But humans have achieved this amazing accomplishment, and right now there are several spacecraft leaving the Solar System and...

Ep. 375: The Search For Life in the Solar System

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) With the discovery of water ice in so many locations in the Solar System, scientists are hopeful in the search for life on other worlds. Guest Morgan Rehnberg returns to Astronomy Cast to explain the best places we should be looking for life. Download the...

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