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Summer is coming and you know what that means – time for new shows during primetime on Fox 28! As May comes around we’ve got a bunch of our evening programs ending for the season, but what will be taking their places? We’ve got some new and returning shows to pick up the slack this summer and hopefully keep us all entertained over the next few months! In With the New So what new programs do we have to look forward to? First up is Gang Related, a new hour-long scripted drama starring Ramon Rodriguez, Cassius Green, Terry O’Quinn, and Tae Kim [...]
Tue, Apr 22, 2014
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The most recent episode of COSMOS focused on the science of light and how it has evolved over the centuries. Our viewing party this week didn’t feature a guest speaker BUT we did have a lot of fun playing astronomy-based Jeopardy. Did watching the episode or playing science Jeopardy spark your interest in learning more about these topics? Fabulous! Here is a brief list of books to get you started (with a note next to those that can be found on the shelves at some of our local, independent bookstores): Manipulating Light: Reflection, Refraction, and Absorption by Darlene R Stille “Provides an explanation of how [...]
Tue, Apr 08, 2014
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Last Sunday’s episode of COSMOS talked about the speed of light, gravity, black holes, and William Herschel, among other things. And Don, our speaker for the week at our COSMOS viewing party, talked about scientific myths and hoaxes. Did watching the episode and listening to the speaker spark your interest in learning more about these topics? Great! Here is a brief list of books to get you started (with a note next to those that can be found at some of our local, independent bookstores): An Introduction to Black Holes, Information and The String Theory Revolution; The Holographic Universe by Leonard Susskind and James [...]
Thu, Apr 03, 2014
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