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Little Atoms Road Trip 10 – The BEYOND Center

June 26, 2012


In this episode, Neil pays a visit to the BEYOND Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. BEYOND is a pioneering center devoted to investigating the big questions of science and philosophy. Things like how the universe came to exist, where the laws of nature came from, how life began. The center is […]

Little Atoms Road Trip 03 – Kevin Hand

May 25, 2012


In this episode, Neil gets a guided tour of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, and talks to JPL scientist Kevin Hand. Kevin Hand is Deputy Chief Scientist of Solar System Exploration at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He is an astrobiologist and a planetary scientist, most concerned with studying the Jovian moon Europa. This has […]

Little Atoms Road Trip 02 – Seth Shostak

May 18, 2012


In the first Interview of the Little Atoms Road Trip series, Neil Denny travelled to Mountain View, In the heart of Silicon Valley, to the SETI Institute, to meet Seth Shostak. Seth Shostak is Senior Astronomer at the SETI (The Search for Extra-terrestrial Intelligence) Institute. He is a frequent presenter of the Institute’s work in the […]