EarthSky meets its first crowd-funding campaign goal in one day

Web users help support the popular science website, citing “the value and impact of science education,” “science and beauty” and “sharing the wonder” as reasons.

EarthSky weather blogger in Final Four of national weather forecasting competition

Matt Daniel – featured blogger at – finished in the Final Four in the 2013 WxChallenge for weather forecasting.

EarthSky says goodbye to radio

After 22 years of being a clear voice for science on radio, June 2, 2013 will be the last broadcast for Austin-based EarthSky. But the website will continue.

EarthSky to cover ALMA Telescope Inauguration on March 13

EarthSky was recently awarded the opportunity to cover the inauguration of ALMA, the most powerful telescope yet built.

EarthSky featured blogger in Best Science Writing Online 2012

EarthSky Lifeform of the Week blogger has a post included in the 2012 edition of Best Science Writing Online. Congratulations, Alex! We are proud of you.

Updated times for Voice of America broadcasts of EarthSky in Asia

EarthSky airs on international editions of Voice of America’s Daybreak Asia and Crossroads Asia. Check this post for updated broadcast times.

EarthSky video schedule on Galavision’s Détras del Saber summer 2012

The two- to three-minute EarthSky en Español videos are being broadcast on the popular program Detrás del Saber at 8:30 p.m. Central Standard Time, and with multiple broadcast times thereafter in 2012.

EarthSky 22 wins award for communications excellence

EarthSky 22 now airs on 40 radio stations and online. It features interviews with scientists, reports on Global Night Sky and Weird Science, and a rockin’ Song of the Week.

A whole lotta love for your 22 minutes of science and music, EarthSky 22

Check out EarthSky 22 – the best new science podcast on the Internet – featured today through the weekend on NSF’s Science360 news service.

EarthSky’s Jorge Salazar named among top 100 scientists on Twitter

EarthSky’s Jorge Salazar joins Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye the Science Guy and other science communicators chosen for their great work on Twitter.

EarthSky video schedule on Galavision’s Détras del Saber spring 2012

Want more EarthSky? Speak Spanish? New EarthSky en Español video segments premiere weeknights, April 30 through May 21, 2012 on the Galavisión program Detrás del Saber.

EarthSky videos premiere on popular Galavisión program Detrás del Saber

EarthSky en Español video segments premiere this week on Galavisión (USA), on the popular program Detrás del Saber. Check here for a schedule.

EarthSky space blogger on-air in South Africa

EarthSky space blogger Laura Dattaro will be live on ImpactRadio from Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday, February 1, 2012 at 17:30 UTC.

Gavin Schmidt is the EarthSky Science Communicator of the Year

Dr. Gavin A. Schmidt of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York is EarthSky’s Science Communicator of the Year for 2011.

EarthSky wins Global Media Award for population reporting

EarthSky has been named Best Radio Show of 2011 by the Population Institute for its excellence in population reporting.

70,000+ EarthSky friends on Facebook!

With 18,000 friends on Facebook for EarthSky en Espanol and 52,000 friends on our English-language Facebook page … the party is just starting.

18,000+ EarthSky en Español Facebook friends!

As of early January 2012, EarthSky en Espanol had earned 18,000 friends on Facebook … and counting!

Deborah Byrd and EarthSky receive major award for science advocacy

The CCAS Arts & Sciences Advocacy Award honors an individual or organization demonstrating exemplary advocacy for the arts and sciences,

12,000+ EarthSky Twitter fans!

EarthSky tweets don’t just offer science news. They also lead our Twitter followers to posts featuring the voices of scientists themselves. Join us!

Listeners hear EarthSky 22 on 35 stations, and counting

EarthSky 22 – your 22 minutes of science and music weekly – is now broadcasting on 35 radio stations across the U.S.