NASA http://kpcw.org en Cool Science Radio - July 24, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/cool-science-radio-july-24-2014 <p>On this episode of KPCW's Cool Science Radio, hosts John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek are airing a rebroadcast of a couple of archived interviews, including a conversation with NASA's Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum. She joined the show to talk about the Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory satellite; it's part of their mission to improve forecasting of extreme weather events. Author Sam Keane also joined the show to talk about his new book <em>The Tale Of Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History Of The Human Brain As Revealed By True Stories Of Trauma, Madness And Recovery</em>. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:28:41 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek & Mike & John Wells 16373 at http://kpcw.org Cool Science Radio - July 24, 2014 Cool Science Radio - April 10, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/cool-science-radio-april-10-2014 <p></p><p>Lynn and John talk about the Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory satellite with Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum of NASA. Part of the mission's goal is to improve forecasting of extreme events that cause natural disasters. This leads to the next guest, Jacob Lowenstern, Scientist in charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory. Yellowstone National Park sits atop one of the world's largest super-volcanos.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:49:17 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek & John Wells 12076 at http://kpcw.org Cool Science Radio - April 10, 2014