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AFM’s York∞Universe – ShowNotes – Meteorite Madness

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Show Notes for the 5th of February 2013

Hosts: Ryan, Paul

This week in space/astronomy history:
4 February 1906 – Clyde Tombaugh is born – discovered Pluto (1930) @ Lowell Observatory
5 February 1971 – Apollo 14 lands on the moon (Sheppard, Roosa, Mitchell)
4 February 2004 – Ulysses makes closest approach to Jupiter

Major Topics Covered:


AFM’s York∞Universe! 012113 Orion’s Bullets, GeMS in space

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

YorkUniverse showNotes: 21 January 2013

Follow the York Observatory Tweeps on twitter:
Jesse Rogerson – @jesserogerson
Ryan Marciniak – @AstroinAction
Lianne Manzer – @liannemanzer
YorkUniverse – @YorkUniverse
York University Astronomical Observatory – @YorkObservatory

Hosts Tonight: Jesse, Ryan, and Pat


AFM’s York∞Universe! 121211 Moore Canucks in SPACE!

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Hosts: Jesse, Ryan, Paul (‘The Dean’)
Guest: Randy Attwood
Tweet: We’re live! @astronomyFM. @jesserogerson, ‘the dean,’ and special Guest Randy Attwood (cc: @spaceref)


AFM’s Event^Horizon 2011.11.19: Bob Lunsford – American Meteor Society @ 100 Years of Looking Up!

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

On “The Event^Horizon!” hosts Nick Evetts and Marty Kunz are again joined by Astronomy.FM’s newest SkyGuide – John Schroer (former Planetarium Director of the Detroit Science Center, and host of the TV show “Astronomy for Everyone”)

Tonight we welcome a special guest – Bob Lunsford of the American Meteor Society, on the occasion of their centenary!  Bob talks about observing, recording, and submitting your meteor observations.

Also discussed tonight:

Join the Astronomy.FM Team

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011


Astronomy.FM is an all-volunteer organization dependent upon the enthusiasm of people like you. Our team delivers free Astronomy and Space Science content to tens-of-thousands of people across the world, encouraging the joy of discovery and a deeper understanding of our planet and the Universe.

We also believe that everyone has something to offer and that there is great reward, both personally and globally, in encouraging others to look up and wonder! Why not share your passion for the night sky by joining our team? You can contribute as little or as much as you like, you can work around your own schedule, and you can be part of a group that includes both amateurs and professionals working together as one united team.


We Welcome:

Social media managers to communicate Astronomy and Space-Science content, as well as AFM*Radio updates, via the Astronomy.FM Facebook and Twitter accounts

Writers to provide regular Astronomy and Space-Science reading content on the Astronomy.FM website

Radio personalities to record regular Astronomy and Space Science listening content for our AFM*Radio listeners


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Astronomy, Out & About 2011.08.16 Apps, Radio Astronomy and Donations

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Tonight hosts Becca & Jeff Setzer talk radio astronomy, new astronomy apps, helping 365 Days of Astronomy and our very own star party! All this LIVE at 9pmEDT

MeerKat Telescope Reaches Milestone

SETI Plans To Resume Listening For Aliens Next Month, Thanks To Donations

Can You Help 365 Days of Astronomy Get Thru to 2012?

Join us Tomorrow Night at Lac Lawrann Conservancy for a Star Party!

Win a New iPhone Astronomy App: AstroView

SkySafari 3 App by Southern Stars