EarthSky 22: Last Venus transit in our lifetimes!
Science news of the week:
Biologists discover how to disable the bacteria that cause cholera
Venus transit – on June 5 and 6 – last one for 21st century
Lake Huron on the rebound?
Astronomer Jill Tarter makes a case for benevolent aliens
June 1 marks the start of hurricane season in the Atlantic
Song of the week:
Song of the Week is “It’s not too late” is from The Echocentrics Sunshadows album, featuring Natalia Cavalier on vocals.
This week’s featured stories:
Global Night Sky Deborah Byrd explains the Venus transit on June 5 and 6. Oh, and the partial lunar eclipse on June 4. Will the sky excitement never stop?
Exploring Mars Jorge talks with research geologist John Grotzinger about the Mars Science Laboratory, scheduled to land on the planet Mars on August 5.
Thanks for listening in!
This week’s musical contributors: