Monthly Archives: April 2012

Astronomy Seminar of the Week (2012 April 29)

2012, Week 18 Audio: Part 1 (MP3, 29Mb), Part 2 (MP3, 28Mb) Dark Mysteries: What is the Universe Made of? Presenter: Dr. George Djorgovski MICA Director, Professor of Astronomy and Co-Director of the Center for Advanced Computing Research at Caltech … Continue reading

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Astronomy Seminar of the Week (2012 April 22)

2012, Week 17 Audio (MP3, 58Mb) In Fire and In Ice: The Death of Stars Presenter: Dr. Rob Knop Professor of Physics, Quest University, Canada Stars live for millions or billions of years, but they don’t live forever. When a … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to the new Asterisk blog! This venue was set up by Alice Allen, one of Asterisk’s volunteers as well as the editor for one of its components: ASCL, the Astrophysics Source Code Library. As this site is not part … Continue reading

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