Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum

Cool Science Radio - January 19, 2017

Jan 19, 2017

Lynn and John’s first guest this morning is Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum, Research Physical Scientist and GPM Applications Scientist at NASA Goddard. GPM stands for the Global Precipitation and Measurement Satellite. The GPM is an international satellite mission to provide next-generation observations of rain and snow worldwide every three hours. The 2nd guest this morning is Bill Andrews who is the Senior Associate Editor for Discover Magazine. Every year at this time Discover publishes their pick of the top 100 science stories of 2016.

Cool Science Radio - July 24, 2014

Jul 24, 2014

On this episode of KPCW's Cool Science Radio, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells 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 The Tale Of Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History Of The Human Brain As Revealed By True Stories Of Trauma, Madness And Recovery.

Cool Science Radio - April 10, 2014

Apr 10, 2014

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.