What a great time to be alive. This week – smart electric grids to save energy and lower cost for 21st century electric consumers. Plus the already-legendary asteroid Apophis. Will it threaten Earth in 2036? And learning about biofuel from the stomach’s of cows. This week’s super science presentations come to you from EarthSky 22 host Jorge Salazar and from producers Deborah Byrd, Beth Lebwohl, Ryan Britton, Emily Howard and more … including …
Bill Meehan of ESRI talking about GIS and smart grid technology
Deborah Byrd on asteroid Apophis
Ryan Britton on parrot fish asleep in a mucus coccoon
Geneticist Eddy Rubin on how cows can help us build a better biofuel
Special thanks to EarthSky 22 lead producer Mike Brennan and to this week’s musical contributors:
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