Archive | January, 2010

Kepler First Science

This is the morning of Kepler. I’m currently sitting in a the Marriot Ballroom watching the speaker, William J Borucki (NASA/Ames) gear up to announcing planets. This amazing mission has been imaging the same rich stellar field over and over looking for planetary transits: the slight dimming of light from a star that comes from […]

UStream Feed Live! (Press Conferences)

Streaming .TV shows by Ustream Press briefings are scheduled for following dates and times. You are invited to attend all events on the Astronomy Cast UStream Press Conference Channel. Please feel free to embed this channel on your own webpage! Mon., Jan. 4 10:00 a.m. Battling Black Holes 1:00 p.m. Kepler Early Science 2:30 p.m. Exploding Stars Tues. […]