Tagged: Cosmos


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Episode 44: Cosmos Reboot in Review, Series Recap

The Project is joined once again by David Grinspoon and Brittny Rosenow for a final look at the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. How was the series received overall? What is a scientific question? And did you spot the Funky Doctor in the original series? Come explore the “multiverse” with the Mile High Sanity Project. […]


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Episode 42: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 12

The Project is back at full strength for a look at this divisive penultimate episode to Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What is the evidence for humans causing Climate Change? Where does healthy skepticism become denialism? And what do we think this episode could have done better? Get ready for a positive feedback loop on the […]


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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 […]


Cosmos Reboot in Review
Episode 40: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 10

Greetings programs! Today we take a look at episode ten of the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. It was a smaller journey, with huge implications. Who was the “electric boy”? What is the relationship between light and electromagnetism? Where did the notion of “fields” originate in science? It’s all part of what makes existence possible […]


Pangaea
Episode 39: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 9

The Project returns with a look at episode nine of the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What are the different planets of Earth’s past? Which lifeforms are the real “chosen people”? And could humanity one day find itself in The Halls of Extinction? Connect the dots with this edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. […]


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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 […]


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Episode 37: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 7

The Project is back with a look at the seventh episode of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What is the age of the Earth? Who discovered an invisible toxic menace lurking all around us? And how can vested interests negatively affect science? Get the lead out in this edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. References […]


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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 […]


Atom Orbitals
Episode 35: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 5

Today it’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, episode five. Follow the journey of astrophysics from camera obscura, to modern spectroscopy. What is light? How do we measure the spectrum? And what is an atomic bar code? Its all hidden in the light in this edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. References and Resources Additional download […]


Oldest Observed Galaxy
Episode 34: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 4

The Project returns from a short hiatus with a review for episode four of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Is the sky really full of ghosts? Can Chalmer explain photons to Norm? And why is the speed of light so crazy? Seeing is not believing in the edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. References and […]


Episode 33: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 3

Today we’re back in it with a review of episode three of the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What scientific literary masterpiece almost went unpublished? Who was Edmond Halley? And did Einstein ever really fail math? Nullius en Verba with the Mile High Sanity Project.


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Episode 32: Cosmos Reboot in Review, Ep. 2

The Project is back with a look at the second episode of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What’s the difference between Artificial and Natural Selection? Where are you on the Tree of Life? And will we one day join those in the Halls of Extinction? Let’s gather around the campfire and let Neil tell us a […]


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Episode 31: Cosmos Reboot in Review, Ep. 1

The Project embarks on a story nearly 14 billion years in the making, with a look at the continuation of a journey started by Carl Sagan. Today we review the first episode of the new Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey, hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson.  What is your cosmic address? Who was Giordano Bruno? And how […]