My interview with National Public Radio’s Science Friday on the 100th anniversary of the announcement that gravity bends light just as Einstein predicted, based on my book, Gravity’s Century
As mentioned yesterday, here is a link for my guest appearance on January 18’s Science Friday on NPR. For my tenth appearance on Science Friday, I discussed some of the stories I reported for Nature from the winter meeting of the American Astronomical Society. My stories are covered about 8 minutes into this audio link.
NPR’s Science Friday invited me to talk about exoplanets and the 2012 Winter meeting of the American Astronomical Society:
Kepler Telescope Spots Tiniest Exoplanets Yet
At a meeting of the American Astronomical Society, scientists talked about mapping dark matter, measuring the ‘graininess’ of spacetime, and discovering the smallest exoplanets ever, using the Kepler space telescope. Ron Cowen, who reported on the meeting for Nature, discusses those findings.
Go ahead and listen to me with Ira Flatow on the Science Friday Web site!