Tonight’s hosts are Ryan, Jesse, and Harrison. They’ll be chatting about the Curiosity rover, that 2013 is the year of comets (how awesome is that!) and a couple of close calls on “This Week In History”! Plus, the York Universe Team’s take on the Russian Fireball!
Title: Sophia’s Quasar Hosts: Sophia, Jesse, Lianne, Paul Tonight we welcomed a new YorkUniverse host, Sophia Nasr, to our team as she discussed possible new theories on what Dark Matter might be. Lianne Manzer was back after a long hiatus! We chatted “This Week in History”, Curiosity, Chris Hadfield, the 50th anniversary of the first quasar, and much… much more! Happy birthday Darwin! Continue reading →
Unfortunately, our show was cut short today due to technical difficulties with the Astronomy.FM computer servers. The people at AFM are hard at work in order to bring the systems back up and running smoothly. Sorry to all who tuned in, we’ll see you next week!
Below are the notes we wrote before the show went on-air! Gives you an idea of what we were going to chat about.
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