EarthSky 22: Moon halos as Sandy passed, plus November meteors
Lead Producer and Host: Mike Brennan
Science news of the week:
Superstorm Sandy struck U.S. mainland October 29
Lunar halos seen all across U.S. in late October
New study used computer modelling to shed light on origin of sight in animals, including humans
A beluga whale named NOC imitated the voices of humans
Song of the week:
The Boxing Lesson‘s “Better Daze.” Check out their new video, above.
Lunar Halos and Meteor Showers Deborah Byrd and Michael Brennan talk about lunar halos, seen in late October all over the U.S., and about several upcoming meteor showers coming up in November.
LWood and the Spice Boys‘s “Yellow Mountain”
Paul Ehrlich Jorge Salazar speaks with biologist Paul Ehrlich about population growth and preserving critical resources.
Thanks for listening in to your 22 minutes of science and music!
This week’s musical contributors: