Big Picture Science – Weather Vain: Alan Robock / Weather Modification

November 21, 2016

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! BiPiSci – Weather Modificationclick to listen (trt 13:30) Part 4 of Weather Vain, featuring Alan Robock, meteorologist and climatologist at the Department of Environmental Sciences at Rutgers University and IPCC lead author, discussing past attempts at, and the current […]

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Big Picture Science – Weather Vain: Steven Miller / Bermuda Hex-clouds

November 21, 2016

BiPiSci – Bermuda Hex-cloudsclick to listen (trt 6:41) Part 3 of Weather Vain, featuring Steven Miller, meteorologist at hte Colorado State University Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere, describing how the Science Channel misrepresented his analysis of hexagonal clouds over what is commonly known as “the Bermuda triangle”.

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Big Picture Science – Weather Vain: Peter Moore / Early Meteorology

November 21, 2016

BiPiSci – Early Meteorologyclick to listen (trt 8:43) Part 2 of Weather Vain, featuring Peter Moore, author of “The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future.”

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Big Picture Science – Weather Vain: Cliff Mass / Weather Forecasting

November 21, 2016

BiPiSci – Weather Forecastingclick to listen (trt 10:17) Part 1 of Weather Vain, featuring Cliff Mass, professor of atmospheric sciences at the University of Washington, discussing the current state of weather forecasting.

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Big Picture Science – Aliens – The Evidence

November 14, 2016

Big Picture Science: Aliens – The Evidence Once again the aliens have landed … in theaters. It’s no spoiler to say that the latest cinematic sci-fi, Arrival, involves extraterrestrials visiting Earth. But for some folks, the film’s premise is hardly shocking. They’re convinced that the aliens have already come. But is there any proof that […]

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Big Picture Science – Aliens – The Evidence: Jill Tarter / Interesting Phenomena

November 14, 2016

BiPiSci – Interesting Phenomenaclick to listen (trt 12:02) Part 4 of Skeptic Check: Aliens – The Evidence, featuring Jill Tarter, scientist, Board member, and Bernard M. Oliver Chair for SETI, at the SETI Institute, describing the magnitude of the search, and discussing two intriguing recent astronomical discoveries.

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Big Picture Science – Aliens – The Evidence: Paul Davies / Expanding the Search

November 14, 2016

BiPiSci – Expanding the Searchclick to listen (trt 10:18) Part 3 of Skeptic Check: Aliens – The Evidence, featuring Paul Davies, physicist, Director of the Beyond Center at Arizona State University, and author of The Eerie Silence: Renewing Our Search for Alien Intelligence.

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Big Picture Science – Aliens – The Evidence: Ben Radford / U.F.O.s

November 14, 2016

BiPiSci – Ben Radford / U.F.O.sclick to listen (trt 9:34) Part 2 of Skeptic Check: Aliens – The Evidence, featuring Ben Radford, Research Fellow with the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry and managing editor of “Skeptical Inquirer Science Magazine”, discussing the evidence he’s been presented of the existence of U.F.O.s.

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Big Picture Science – Aliens – The Evidence: Seth Goes to AlienCon

November 14, 2016

BiPiSci – Seth Goes to AlienConclick to listen (trt 2:38) Part 1 of Skeptic Check: Aliens – The Evidence, featuring a visit to the San Francisco Bay Area’s 2016 AlienCon, where Seth interviewed a couple of attendees about their interest in alien visitation.

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Big Picture Science – And To Space We Return

November 7, 2016

Big Picture Science – And To Space We Return Earth may be the cradle of life, but our bodies are filled with materials cooked up billions of years ago in the scorching centers of stars. As Carl Sagan said, “We are all stardust.” We came from space, and some say it is to space we […]

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