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Now displaying: August, 2015

The show notes here at Libsyn are only a rough draft. For the most refined and complete set of show notes, please go to unseenpodcast.com . Thanks for listening.

Aug 29, 2015

Recorded: 28 August 2015

Released: 29 August 2015

Duration: 89 minutes, 24 seconds

 

Host James Garrison welcomes Mateusz Macias and Patrick Festa to discuss Mars One, and the balance of risks in colonizing Mars. Does Mars One have a good plan, or a plan at all? Can they admit they are wrong? This spins off into a tangent about atheism, skepticism, and religion. 

 

Links:

Mars One

Mars One debate at the Mars Society

Mistakes Were Made, but Not by Me 

Pamela Gay: This I Believe

The Wow! Signal

 

Credits:

Host: James Garrison

Panelists: Mateusz Macias, Patrick Festa

Producer: Paul Carr

Music: DJ Spooky

Website and Promotion: Mateusz Macias

Software: Reaper 5.01, Google Hangouts, Soundflower,Line In, Auphonic.com

 

 

 

Aug 22, 2015

Recorded: 21 August 2015

Released: 22 August 2015

 

Cohosts Paul Carr and Adam Smith welcome special guest, astronomer Pamela Gay. Dr. Gay is well known in the astronomy community for AStronomy Cast and her direction of Cosmoquest.org. We asked her about Cosmoquest, women in science, and much more.

 

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Credits

Hosts: Paul Carr and Adam "Synergy" Smith

Producer: Paul Carr

Panelists: Antonio Paris, Ciro Villa, Mateusz Macias, and Patrick Festa

Music: DJ Spooky and George Hrab

Aug 15, 2015

Recorded: 14 August 2015

Released: 15 August 2015

Duration: 88 minutes, 52 seconds

 

Host Paul Carr with Adam "Synergy" Smith, Ciro Villa and Patrick Festa discuss some recent discoveries in the exoplanet world, among other things.

 

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Credits:

Host and Producer: Paul Carr

Panelists: Adam Smith, Ciro Villa, PA\atrick Festa

Aug 8, 2015

Recorded: 7 August 2015

Released: 8 August 2015

Duration:93 minutes 48 seconds

 

Host Paul Carr is Joined by Patrick Festa, James Garrison, and Nick Nielsen. We discuss Nick's latest blog entry on Folk Tales and Scientific Progress, then move on to discussing science literacy and critical thinking. We make fun of Deepak Chopra and have praise for Brian Cox.  

 

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Aug 1, 2015

Recorded: 31 July 2015

Released: 1 August 2015

Duration: 82 minutes, 36 seconds

 

Host Paul Carr welcomes a panel of five for an unscripted discussion of the new Breathrough Listen SETI program, Duncan Forgan's new paper on looking for self-destructed civilizaionts, and much more.

 

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