Punk Astronomy on NPR

A producer for Wisconsin Public Radio’s program Here on Earth contacted Geneva13 yesterday looking for the guy that writes the astronomy column…that’s me. 24 hours later, and I’m scheduled to be their guest this Monday at 4pm EST. The show is broadcast all around Wisconsin and I guess in some contigious states, but you can…

Gifts from the Sky, or, Nerds on Mars

I. Every time you drink a glass of water, or pause by a clear creek to breath and listen and feel the coolness of the water emanating up, you’re literally appreciating a gift from the sky. Compared to the other planets, Earth has a lot more water, a challenge scientists have been trying to explain…