It’s Robert’s birthday! (Or it was, anyway, a couple days back.) So today we celebrate with some classic Krulwich radio and a backwards peek into the spirit and sensibility that, in many ways, drives our show.
For his birthday surprise we all listened to some old NPR pieces that Robert did in the 70s, 80s and early 90s — a news piece on the dawn of the ATM, a fake opera on interest rates, and the story of a family business splintered into relatives fighting to be first in the
How do different nations work together on the ISS?
The International Space Station is a structure of national modules built by America, Canada, Japan, the EU and Russia. Listen in as NASA astronaut Shannon Walker, who was on the ISS at the time, tells StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson how working in different national modules isn’t such a foreign concept.
If you like this track, be sure to check out the whole “The International Space Station: A Space Age Cathedral” […]
Podcaster: Steve Nerlich Title: Asteroid Mining, Part 1 Organization: Cheap Astronomy Links: http://cheapastro.com Description: Cheap Astronomy investigates how exactly asteroid mining might work Bio: Cheap Astronomy offers an educational website where you can tour the Universe in economy class. Today’s sponsor: This episode of “365 Days of Astronomy” is sponsored by — no one. We still need sponsors for many days in 2014, so please consider sponsoring a […]