astronomy

astronomy

By Trent Gilliss January 29, 2014

Our interview with physicist and author brought about this fun and wide-ranging set of time-shift tweets. He brings an infectious excitement to the conversation about the frontiers of modern physics and how vital science is to understanding the nature of life and reality.

By Trent Gilliss October 15, 2013

A video that will inspire you to think more deeply about your place in the universe.

February 17, 2013

Quotations from Carl Sagan and rainbows in oil puddles are only the tip of the iceberg with this show. Visual notes to help you find ways in and remember.

February 16, 2013

Our interview with Natalie Batalha resulted in a wonderful set of time-shift tweets. We compile them for your pleasure.

May 15, 2012

Listen to these sounds of black holes merging and falling into one another and the "white noise" of the Big Bang. A TED Talk with Janna Levin that stirs the mind.

February 23, 2012

Gates shares with us a scientist's rich, connected way of looking at the universe, and we've captured him in Twitter form.

January 03, 2012

A meteor shower called the Quadrantids remind of us of the cosmic beauty of the heavens.

September 19, 2011

Looking for promo language.

April 06, 2010

A reflection on the priesthood from Jesuit Fr. Guy Consolmagno.

April 02, 2010

13.7 billion years scaled into one year helps makes sense of the universe's massive scale in this video + chart.

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February 25, 2010

Live from the studio, we captured Brother Guy and Father George's best lines and paired them with a video of The Colbert Report's interview with Brother Consolmagno.

September 17, 2009

Comments from two cosmologists and NASA's images from a refurbished Hubble.