Planetarium

"WMPG:Radio Astronomy" radio program

 

  "Live from the Orion-Cygnus Arm of the Milky Way Galaxy..."

A weekly half-hour radio program devoted to the night sky and Universe.

Broadcast every Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. on WMPG 90.9 FM

(To listen to past shows, scroll below.)

 

HOSTS:   

Bernie Reim 
Author of the "What's Up" column published by the Portland Press Herald and the Biddeford Journal Tribune.  Bernie also teaches the astronomy lab courses at the University of Southern Maine.  Each episode of "Radio Astronomy" begins with Bernie's report of "What's Up in the Night Sky!"

Edward Gleason
Manager of the Southworth Planetarium and writer of the "Daily Astronomer" blog.

PANELISTS:

Nat Anderson-Lippert
Nat runs the board and therefore makes the show possible.  He is also has become a contributor to the program, which infuses it with even more cheer.

Seth Lockman
Our show's founder has returned after a long absence during which time he distinguished himself in Trojan War, but then experienced lots of aimless wandering en route to Ithaca.     We're happy to have you back, Mr. Lockman!

 Clio the muse  A Brief History of "Radio Astronomy"