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Planetary Radio brings you the human adventure across our solar system and beyond. We visit each week with the scientists, engineers, leaders, advocates and astronauts who are taking us across the final frontier. Regular features raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. Join host Mat Kaplan and Planetary Society colleagues including Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla as they dive deep into the latest space news. The monthly Space Policy Edition takes ...
 
19 years on Australian Public Radio (as StarStuff), 4 years of podcasting and counting. We have a lot of content to share with you. Recognized worldwide by our listeners and industry experts as one of the best and most thoroughly researched programs on Astronomy, Technology, Space, and Science News. Keep up-to-date and learn something new with every episode. 3 new episodes per week. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/spacetime.
 
Space Radio is your weekly guide to the universe, featuring the latest news in astronomy, physics, space travel, and discussions on the nature of science and the relationship between science and society. The best part: answers to your questions about space and time! Hosted by astrophysicist and "Agent to the Stars" Paul M. Sutter.
 
How can you avoid trespassing while playing Pokemon GO? Is "To Catch a Predator" entrapment? Can you use a spring gun in the fall? Lawyer Mike Meadows and his dude like brother-in-law Tommy Smirl tackle the pressing issues of the day in a legal podcast geared to educate and entertain lawyers and non-lawyers alike.
 
Spaced Out Radio is your premiere source for news and views regarding the Paranormal, Supernatural, Cryptozoological, Extraterrestrial, Ufological, Conspiratorial and more. Host Dave Scott talks to you LIVE, every Monday through Friday, starting at 9pm Pacific, 12am Eastern. We are always live, and always interactive. And every week we guarantee we are going to bring you the top guests in their fields. Our website is www.spacedoutradio.com
 
Take a step back from noisy political debates and tune in to rich conversations on India and the world. The Pragati Podcast is a weekly talkshow on public policy, economics and international relations. Science-geek-turned-policy-wonk Pavan Srinath talks to scholars and experts on everything from India's unique genetics to why China isn't really trying to take over the world. New episodes out every Thursday. The Pragati Podcast is the titular podcast of the online magazine Pragati, and has a ...
 
Altamar is dedicated to curating an informative discussion on how global issues impact all of us. The show avoids the typical Washingtonian US bias and talks about accelerating changes from a global perspective by featuring diverse guests on a range of foreign policy topics. We aim to rise above the polarization that detracts from the public’s understanding of crucial global issues. Hosted by political analyst Peter Schechter and columnist Muni Jensen.
 
America feels divided. From the most salient questions about our national identity and place in the world, to fundamental concerns about technology, religion, the economy, and public policy, Intelligence Squared U.S. is here to help. A respite from polarized discussions, we bring together the smartest minds to debate and dissect issues in depth, restoring civility and bringing intelligence to the public square in the process.
 
Legal Speak is a weekly podcast that makes sense of what's happening in the legal industry. Each episode tackles a subject that's worthy of a deep dive—from law firm profit hacks to Supreme Court showdowns to the most promising plays in legal tech. Hosted by Law.com Editor-in-Chief Zack Needles and Newsroom Innovation Director Vanessa Blum, Legal Speak offers straight talk from experts, plus an inside-the-newsroom perspective on market-shaping stories.
 
A weekly wrap-up of all the amazing stories happening at home and abroad, made especially for young children to help them understand the world around them. Join Ruby for News Time as she counts down the week’s most interesting news stories for pre-schoolers. Featuring stories about children, animals, special events, the natural world, and outer space, News Time invites little ones to engage with the wider world in a safe space, with a lot of fun along the way.
 
Welcome to A Football Podcast A weekly football show hosted by Devang Desai & David Gass, focused on Major League Soccer, Canadian Premier League and the rest of the World of Football. The 60 minute podcast features discussions on the top matches from the weekend, as well as all the big football fodder. Includes: Lot of fun and a ton of insight.
 
GonnaGeek.com Show is a weekly geek news video show (and weekly geek news podcast). Each week we get together to chat about the latest in the world of geek covering a variety of genres including tech news, gaming news, scifi news, science news and space news. Each episode also features a segment that talks about something else geeky such as tech reviews, geek television or even space information. Hosted by Stephen Jondrew, Chris Ferrell and Stargate Pioneer. We broadcast live on Mondays at 5 ...
 
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The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 127 *New mission to study the rock comet Phaethon Germany and Japan are developing a new mission to study the strange asteroid 3200 Phaethon. *Europa’s water plumes could originate in its crust A new study suggests water plumes erupting from Jupit…
 
Our Sun goes through a paradigm shift this week as solar flux tops 100 for the first time in several years! We also have more numbered bright regions on the Earth-facing disk than we've seen in a long time, with even more bright regions on the Sun's farside about to rotate into view. This meansBy Dr. Tamitha Skov
 
Space Nuts Episode 230 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley RIP Arecibo. Fred discusses the importance of the venerable site...and what it’s loss will mean. Listener questions galore...this episode we feature questions from listener Brian in Georgia, USA; Glyn from Albion, Victoria Australia; Snow from New Zealand and Damien Huxley. Fred has…
 
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The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 126 *Measuring the rotation of the Milky Way’s central black hole Astronomers have for the first time measured the rotational spin of the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way galaxy. *The Jovian ice moon Europa glows in the dark …
 
This week Chris joins Matt to talk about Crew Dragon, Copernicus Sentinel 6, Vega woes, Arecibo nightmare, Chang'e 5, Astroscal, UK Space and Sainsburys.Space Song playlist on Spotify bit.ly/spacesongsIf you enjoy the show please go over to www.Patreon.com/Interplanetary and become a Patron or even a producer of the show.If you enjoy why not join t…
 
According to a source within Number 10, Boris Johnson has ignored Michel Barnier's threat of pulling out of post-Brexit trade talks. The EU’s chief negotiator threatened to end talks unless London dramatically changed its negotiating stance. It’s believed the deal is close to being signed, yet significant roadblocks in policy are still to be ironed…
 
China has announced that from Saturday, it will impose taxes on Australian wine of up to 212%, in an escalation of trade tensions between the two countries. The decision comes on the back of the creation of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the world largest trading partnership, which includes both China and Australia, as well…
 
As around 70 percent of Americans consider themselves to be middle class, it’s no surprise that Democrat and Republican candidates spend a considerable amount of time on the campaign trail attempting to make themselves more appealing to this bloc of voters. One of the most enduring tales Americans tell about themselves is that America is the land o…
 
The pain caused by the pandemic has been revealed by a UK wide study into how families and individuals have coped with the deaths of loved ones during the coronavirus outbreak.Research carried out by Cardiff and Bristol universities found that 2.6 million people in the UK have suffered from ‘Covid grief.’ Family and friends bereaved by coronavirus …
 
The rapid development of coronavirus vaccines has heightened the hope for a world free of Covid-19. Governments have ordered millions of doses, health care systems are prioritising recipients, and businesses are drawing up post-pandemic plans. But despite these positive signs, many people still feel a sense of unease. One poll suggests nearly a qua…
 
In Essential Dads: The Inequalities and Politics of Fathering (University of California Press, 2020), sociologist Jennifer Randles shares the stories of more than 60 marginalized men as they sought to become more engaged parents through a government-supported “responsible” fatherhood program. Dads’ experiences serve as a unique window into long-sta…
 
Muslim Women’s Rights: Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada (Routledge 2019) By Tabassum Fahim Ruby follows the legal debates and public discussions that surrounded the proposed shari‘ah tribunals in Canada from 2003 to 2006. In her close readings and discourse analysis of the public and media scrutiny that followed this discussion, R…
 
Architecture can seem complicated, mysterious or even ill-defined, especially to a student being introduced to architectural ideas for the first time. One way to approach architecture is simply as the design of human environments. When we consider architecture in this way, there is a good place to start – ourselves. Our engagement in our environmen…
 
Ithamar Theodor's The Bhagavad-Gītā: A Critical Introduction (Routledge, 2020) is a systematic and comprehensive introduction to one of the most read texts in South Asia. The Bhagavad-gītā is at its core a religious text, a philosophical treatise and a literary work, which has occupied an authoritative position within Hinduism for the last millenni…
 
Parrots and snakes, wild cats and monkeys---exotic pets can now be found everywhere from skyscraper apartments and fenced suburban backyards to roadside petting zoos. In Animal Traffic: Lively Capital in the Global Exotic Pet Trade (Duke UP, 2020) Rosemary-Claire Collard investigates the multibillion-dollar global exotic pet trade and the largely h…
 
Ithamar Theodor's The Bhagavad-Gītā: A Critical Introduction (Routledge, 2020) is a systematic and comprehensive introduction to one of the most read texts in South Asia. The Bhagavad-gītā is at its core a religious text, a philosophical treatise and a literary work, which has occupied an authoritative position within Hinduism for the last millenni…
 
Andrea Pető's book The Women of the Arrow Cross Party: Invisible Hungarian Perpetrators in the Second World War (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020) analyses the actions, background, connections and the eventual trials of Hungarian female perpetrators in the Second World War through the concept of invisibility. It examines why and how far-right women in gene…
 
In the mid-1980s, Goa witnessed mass demonstrations, violent protests and political mobilising, following which Konkani was declared the official language of the Goan territory. However, Konkani was recognised only in the Devanagari script, one of two scripts used for the language in Goa, the other being the Roman script. Set against this historica…
 
In her new book Engaged: Designing for Behavior Change (Rosenfeld Media, 2020), Amy Bucher analyzes both the barriers and levers to achieving behavioral change. Among the barriers are cognitive biases, like a Status Quo Bias, as well as growing both emotionally and mentally exhausted by changes that require too much willpower on behalf of the user.…
 
Parrots and snakes, wild cats and monkeys---exotic pets can now be found everywhere from skyscraper apartments and fenced suburban backyards to roadside petting zoos. In Animal Traffic: Lively Capital in the Global Exotic Pet Trade (Duke UP, 2020) Rosemary-Claire Collard investigates the multibillion-dollar global exotic pet trade and the largely h…
 
The Restoration of the Stuart monarchy in 1660 changed the lives of English republicans for good. Despite the Declaration of Breda, where Charles II promised to forgive those who had acted against his father and the monarchy during the Civil War and Interregnum, opponents of the Stuart regime felt unsafe, and many were actively persecuted. Neverthe…
 
Harvey Araton’s new book Our Last Season: A Writer, a Fan, a Friendship (Penguin, 2020), reads like a mix between Tuesdays with Morrie and a sequel to his book When the Garden was Eden (which chronicled the New York Knicks’ early-70s title teams). It’s a book about friendship, aging and of course, basketball. Harvey Araton is one of New York's--and…
 
Despite the tremendous gains of the LGBT movement in recent years, the history of gay life in this country remains poorly understood. According to conventional wisdom, gay liberation started with the Stonewall Riots in Greenwich Village in 1969. The 1970s represented a moment of triumph -- both political and sexual -- before the AIDS crisis in the …
 
In the mid-1980s, Goa witnessed mass demonstrations, violent protests and political mobilising, following which Konkani was declared the official language of the Goan territory. However, Konkani was recognised only in the Devanagari script, one of two scripts used for the language in Goa, the other being the Roman script. Set against this historica…
 
On this episode of the New Books Network, Dr. Lee Pierce (s/t) Dr. Dannagal Goldthwaite Young (s/h) about why liberals love satire and conservative love outrage and how the two are merging and diverging in today’s world of media consolidation and political polarization. In Irony and Outrage: The Polarized Landscape of Rage, Fear, and Laughter in th…
 
Alex Matsuo is a paranormal investigator, podcast host, and blogger of all things ghostly. Her website, www.alexmatsuo.com is where you can find her vlogs, blogs and great paranormal information. Recently, she wrote a blog called '15 Things Paranormal Investigators Should Stop Making a Big Deal About'. It's a positively critical review of how the p…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1963. Archaeological excavation, Lemnäset, Lesjön, Ångermanland, Sweden http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow 2/2: Europeans have two Neandertal ancestors and East Asians have three. No Denisovans. Ann Gibbons @Evolutionscribe @Science…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1958. Archaeological excavation of a prehistoric mound. An archaeologist from the Swedish National Heritage Board at work. ..Arkeologisk undersökning av en förhistorisk gravhög. En arkeolog från Riksantikvarieämbetet i arbete. ..Parish (socken): Häggum.Province (landskap): Västergötland.Municipality (komm…
 
Image: Miniature of Peter the Hermit leading the People's Crusade (Egerton 1500, Avignon, 14th century) Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets…
 
Image: View of Jerusalem from the Grotto of Jeremiah Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets with the bodies of eastern Christians and Turks. A…
 
Image: American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums of London to the …
 
Image: Silk manufacture American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums …
 
Image: 1790 House, Woburn. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slu…
 
Image: William Skinner's Silk Mill, Holyoke, Mass., U.S.A. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a…
 
Image: Leland Stanford. Public domain. The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photography, anticipating and making possible motion pictures. He was the first to capture time and play it back for an audience, giving birth t…
 
Image: The Horse in Motion by Eadweard Muybridge: The horse Sallie Gardner, owned by Leland Stanford, running at a 1:40 pace over the Palo Alto track, 19 June 1878. Frames 1–11 used for animation; frame 12 not used. Public domain. [Eadweard Muybridge, Animation: Nevit Dilmen — Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division; http://hdl.loc.gov/…
 
Image: Albumen silver print photograph of Muybridge in 1867 at base of the Ulysses S. Grant tree "71 Feet in Circumference" in the Mariposa Grove, Yosemite, by Carleton Watkins The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photog…
 
Image: Eadweard Muybridge The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photography, anticipating and making possible motion pictures. He was the first to capture time and play it back for an audience, giving birth to visual medi…
 
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