Ever wonder about radio astronomy? Join us at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, WV for fascinating interviews with astronomers who are using the largest fully steerable telescope in the world: The Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telelscope. Each episode is about 20-30 minutes in length.
Not only does Andy Harris (U. Maryland) search for distant galaxies, but he designs his own equipment with which to do it. Learn more about Harris' work on a Z machine that will enable him and others to search for the most distant galaxies.
What a Gem! During a recent spring-cleaning at the local radio station, a recording of a 1996 interview with the father of radio astronomy, Grote Reber was found. Enjoy learning about the science AND the man!
Astronomer Yuri Kovalev, chats about growing up in Russia and using the largest telescope on Earth to image radio jets in the most distant objects in the universe: quasars. You'll also hear from amateur astronomer Bob Anderson who describes the January-February night sky.