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This week on the Daily Beat: Astronomer Jim Jackson, head of the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Newcastle in Australia, joins the show to talk all things astronomy, from black holes to alien life, as well as China’s recently completed Five-hundred meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), now the world’s largest.
Today on the Daily Beat, Thursday October 20, 2016: Jim Jackson discusses the possibility of finding aliens with FAST, developing moon and Mars capabilities, and the international astronomy landscape.
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
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Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen