Tagged: Astronomy

Episode 53: New Horizons Flyby with guest David Grinspoon

Today the Project is joined by Dr. David Grinspoon to break down the recent NASA flyby of Pluto for the New Horizons mission. How difficult is it to send a probe that distance? Is Pluto geologically active? Can anything impress Negative Norman? That’s no moon in this edition of The Mile High Sanity Project. References […]

DaVinci Skull
Episode 41: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 11

With Norm on hiatus, the Project calls in reinforcements to discuss episode eleven of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Must we die? What can survive in the vacuum of space? And is Earth a noisy interstellar neighbor? Keep calm and chive on with the Mile High Sanity Project. Featuring special guest Brittny Rosenow.   References and […]

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Episode 38: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 8

With Nick on a mini-vacation, Chalmer and Norm join returning guest and friend of the show David Grinspoon for episode eight of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Topics include experiencing the stars, light pollution, women in science, and scientific inspiration. Have women been marginalized in science? Can science be spiritual? Does it make sense to think of future generations? We are […]

Episode 36: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 6

Today the Project is back at full strength for a look at Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey Episode 6. What lurks within the micro world of a dew drop? How did early philosophers reason out atoms? And do neutrinos travel faster than light? Go deeper with this edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. References and […]