Travelers In The Night

Series produced by Al Grauer

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Travelers In The Night is your unique source of insider Information from the Asteroid Hunting and Space Communities.
The music is "Eternity" by John Lyell.

“Travelers in the Night” has more than 3,000 PRX free purchases as well as 361,000 downloads and plays with 21,900 followers on the internet.

It features an engaging and informative series of two minute, factual episodes about asteroids, comets, spacecraft, and other objects in space.

The script and a list of references for each program piece can be found on travelersinthenight.org.

The pieces are "evergreen" in that they are current but not dated.

The Travelers In The Night Pieces are written and produced by an observing member of the Catalina Sky Survey Team at the University of Arizona.

The Catalina Sky Survey has discovered nearly half of the Earth approaching objects known to exist.


517 Pieces

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Look for and find a celestial Traveler In The Night.

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  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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A newly discovered near Earth object is either a huge asteroid or a comet. We will just have to wait and see.

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  • Added: Jun 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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NASA RADAR Telescopes obtain spectacular images of a Potentially Hazardous Asteroid.

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  • Added: Jun 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Our Moon has many fascinating features which can be observed with a small telescope or binoculars.

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  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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The NASA Juno Spacecraft is on its way to Jupiter. It will provide clues to the nature of the largest planet in our solar system.

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  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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For the second time in a month, a Potentially Hazardous Asteroid literally comes out of nowhere as it brightens and approaches the Earth's orbit.

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Recent observations indicate, that an asteroid which appeared to be the most serious risk of Earth impact, will safely miss the Earth for many years.

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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A remarkable Potentially Hazardous Asteroid orbits the Sun on a roller coaster type ride.

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  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Asteroids with orbits which are in orbits very different from main belt asteroids may be interesting even if they do not make close approaches to E...

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  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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A very large Potentially Hazardous Asteroid suddenly appeared by brighting 250 times as it rounded the Sun and crossed the Earth's orbit. It is an ...

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  • Added: May 29, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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The NASA funded Catalina Sky Survey 60 inch telescope was used to discover 29 potentially Earth Approaching objects.

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  • Added: May 29, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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The NASA Hubble Space Telescope was used to take images of the most distant galaxies ever observed. This view takes us back in time to shortly aft...

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  • Added: May 23, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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The Earth has been struck by objects from space many times in the past. Could asteroid impact craters be the place to search for evidence of life o...

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  • Added: May 23, 2014
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A visit to the asteroid Psyche will provide clues as to the nature of the Earth's core.

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  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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The Kepler Space Craft has discovered an Earth like planet which may have conditions which may allow life as we know it to exist. Can we imagine w...

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  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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On Earth Day, Astronauts revealed that the Earth is struck by small asteroids more often than previously thought. They propose to build and launch...

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  • Added: May 08, 2014
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Learn to navigate the night sky with your naked eye and find the place where the NASA Kepler Space Craft has found an Earth like planet at the righ...

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  • Added: May 08, 2014
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Measurements of its rate of spin and shape reveal that the asteroid Itokawa has a very odd structure.

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  • Added: May 01, 2014
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Data obtained from automobile dash cams has enabled scientists to understand the airburst which occurred when a small asteroid entered the Earth's ...

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  • Added: May 01, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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One million human lifetimes ago an asteroid impact was at least partially responsible for eliminating the dinosaurs. The asteroid hunting community...

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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