ArkanScience!

de Christina Lynn

Science news and interviews in the Natural State

Episodios

Comets with Darrell Heath

por Christina Lynn

In honor of the sungrazing comet ISON, I talked with Darrell Heath, president of the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society, about the hopefully spectacular comet of 2013.

The ArkanScience! Mathematical Zombie Apocalypse Survival Special

por Christina Lynn

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Joined by Nathan Scott James and Professor Justin Turner, we discuss the mathematical chance of

surviving a zombie apocalypse.  

This episode is a bit unconventional, but a lot of fun.

Here's a link to the resources we discussed: 

http://mysite.science.uottawa.ca/rsmith43/zombies.htm

Enjoy!

The Rocket Experience

por Christina Lynn

Music for the Heart

por Christina Lynn

Admittedly, I exercised a bit of a confirmation bias regarding the study on heart health, but it was a scientific study nonetheless.

Any, my heart says it's okay:)

Here's one of the links on cardiovascular health & music:

 http://www.isciencetimes.com/articles/5985/20130902/music-helps-cardiovascular-system-heart-disease-patients.htm

This week's track listing:

1. Mars Needs Women -Peter Wolf

2. The Quantum World -Symphony of Science

3. The Meaning of Life Galaxy Song -Monty Python

4. Robot High School -My Robot Friend

5. Galactic Seahorse -Fable Cry

6. Space Oddity -David Bowie

7. Lost In Space -Starkey (feat. Charlie XCX)

* Special thanks to Jason Tedford of Wolfman studios for producing this podcast.


8. Mir -Ashtray Babyhead

Perseids!

por Christina Lynn

The Day the Earth Smiled - Astronomers Without Borders

por Christina Lynn

Science news, new music, & sci-fi spotlight, "Pacific Rim."

Mike Simmons for Astronomers Without Borders on the Cassini portrait of Earth.

http://astronomerswithoutborders.org/

July Astronomy Highlights with Darrell Heath

por Christina Lynn

A special live episode in the KABF studio.

Darrell Heath, president of the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society, tells us about astronomy highlights in July.

www.caasastro.org

ArkanScience! - Jim Fisher Talks Light Pollution

por Christina Lynn

Interview with Jim Fisher, Arkansas Chapter Leader of the International Dark-Sky Association on issues surrounding light pollution.

www.darksky.org
Jim on Twitter twitter.com/TheStarHound

ArkanScience! - News Special

por Christina Lynn

A news-focused episode this week. Plus we examine the new trailer for Ender's Game in our Sci-Fi Spotlight.

ArkanScience! Darrell Heath on Supermoons, June Sky Preview

por Christina Lynn

This show gets silly fast. YOU ARE WARNED.

Sci-Fi Spotlight - Curiosity Game's Big Reveal

Interview - Darrell Heath from the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society gives us a preview for the night sky in June. www.caasastro.org/

Glowing Plants, Europa Report Trailer, Matt Christenson on Demography

por Christina Lynn

We discuss the prospects of glowing plants for research and as a light source. Plus we debut our new segment "Sci-Fi Spotlight". This week's Sci-Fi Spotlight is the trailer for Europa Report. www.youtube.com/watch?v=w2BfobyYOmU If you haven't seen this, do it now!

Interview: Matt Christenson on the "Demographic Winter".

ArkanScience! 5/17/13 Joel Gordon, Booyah! Dad

por Christina Lynn

Interview: Joel Gordon of the Museum of Discovery on 3D Printing
museumofdiscovery.org/

Local Track: Boo Yah Dad - Say You Love Me
booyahdad.bandcamp.com/

ArkanScience! 5/8/13 Kyle Sanders, Bear Colony

por Christina Lynn

Interview: Kyle Sanders on Skepticism

Local Track: Bear Colony - Flask Retort

ArkanScience! 5/3/13 TJ Colvin, Darrell Health, Colin vs. Adam

por Christina Lynn

INTERVIEWS - Amateur Astronomer TJ Colvin
Darrell Heath of the Central Arkansas Astronomical Society

http://www.caasastro.org/

LOCAL ARTIST - Colin vs. Adam "Deadweight"

https://soundcloud.com/collinvsadam/deadweight