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Episode 44 - The Night Watch

The Wow! Signal Podcast

Release Date: 01/22/2020

Episode 49 - Existential Risk show art Episode 49 - Existential Risk

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Co-hosts Paul Carr and Daniela DePaulis are joined by author Thomas Moynihan. The subject is the idea of human extinction and how it evolved into our present day understand of Existential Risk.

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Episode 48 - Chelsea Haramia on the Ethics of METI show art Episode 48 - Chelsea Haramia on the Ethics of METI

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Co-hosts Paul Carr and Daniela De Paulis engage philosopher Chelsea Haramia on the ethics of sending signals into space that might be received by intelligent beings in the cosmos.

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Episode 47 - Arthur C. Clarke, Godfather of Satellites show art Episode 47 - Arthur C. Clarke, Godfather of Satellites

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Co hosts Paul Carr and Daniela De Paulis welcome space historian David Skogerboe to talk about the pro-space activism of Arthur C. Clarke.

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Episode 46 - Extraterrestrials show art Episode 46 - Extraterrestrials

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Author and podcaster Wade Roush talks about his forthcoming book from MIT Press, Extraterrestrials. The book covers astrobiology, SETI, the Fermi paradox and more for a literate but non-specialist audience.

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Episode 45 - Among the Space People with Paola Castaño show art Episode 45 - Among the Space People with Paola Castaño

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Co-hosts Paul Carr and Daniela DePaulis welcome Dr. Paola Castaño to talk about her research among the science teams working on the international Space Station.

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Burst 33 - Astronomer David Blank Comments on Episode 41 show art Burst 33 - Astronomer David Blank Comments on Episode 41

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Astronomer David Blank responded to our invitation to comment on the Villarroel+ paper we covered in Episode 41, which he describes as "very fascinating."

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Episode 44 - The Night Watch show art Episode 44 - The Night Watch

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Astronomer Stella Kafka of the AAVSO

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Episode 43 - Adam Dipert Moves in Zero G show art Episode 43 - Adam Dipert Moves in Zero G

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Adam Dipert is a veteran circus performer and dancer who recently received his PhD in physics from Arizona State University.  Her has brought his various interests together by researching human movement in microgravity. We are going to let him tell you all about that.

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Episode 42 - Moon bouncing with Julia DeMarines show art Episode 42 - Moon bouncing with Julia DeMarines

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Co-hosts Daniela DePaulis and Paul Carr welcome Julia DeMarines (@LifeNSpace) to talk about bouncing radio signals off the moon.

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Episode 41 - The Vanishing Sources with Beatriz Villarroel show art Episode 41 - The Vanishing Sources with Beatriz Villarroel

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Released: 15 November 2019 Duration: 42 minutes, 24 seconds Our guest on  in 2016, , returns to give us an update on the vanishing star, following the release of detailing a much more ambitious project along the same lines that finds a number of new candidate objects. For more information, please visit Links: Villarroel+:  (work of fiction that mentions the earlier research) Credits: Host and Producer: Paul Carr Music: DJ Spooky and Jason Robinson Announcer: Erin Carr This podcast is released under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-alike license.

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Released: 22 January 2020

Live recording: 20 January 2020

Duration:  66 minutes 45 seconds

Thread: Astronomy and Astrophysics

 

Host Paul Carr along with Daniela De Paulis and Ciro Villa welcome astronomer Stella Kafka, director of the American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO). We talk about the recent and possibly unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse, among many other astronomy topics. 

For complete show notes, please visit https://wowsignalpodcast.com

 

Credits:

Host and Producer: Paul Carr

Panelists: Daniela De Paulis, Ciro Villa

Music: Claudio Nuñes, Felipe Sarro (playing Ravel)

Software: Zoom, OBS, Auphonic, Reaper, OS X Mojave

Hardware: Apple, Shure, Focusrite, Cloud, Elgato, Logitech