EarthSky 22: Our shared cosmology

Jorge Salazar speaks with an astrophysicist about why it’s important for humans to have a shared story about the creation of the universe. Plus new music!

Host: Jorge Salazar
Lead Producer: Mike Brennan

ES 22 Producers: Deborah Byrd, Ryan Britton, Emily Howard

This week:

Our Shared Cosmology. Jorge Salazar speaks with astrophysicist Joel Primack about his new book The New Universe and the Human Future and why it’s important for humanity to have a shared story about the creation of the universe.

See 5 planets between now and 2012 Veteran skywatcher Deborah Byrd tells you what to look for in late December in your night sky.

Hydrogen fuel from the sun? CalTech chemist Nate Lewis discusses the potential for humans to create clean energy the way that plants do.

Image Credit: darkpatator

This week’s musical contributors:

The Sour Notes

The Black and White Years

One Hundred Flowers

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