Topic: Universo

Universo Radio Program to Cease Regular Production

July 6, 2011

The Spanish-language astronomy radio program Universo which has brought the heavens closer to millions of listeners for more than 15 years will cease regular production this month due to funding constraints.

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McDonald Observatory Introduces Dark Skies Initiative with Video, Radio Programs

June 22, 2010

The University of Texas at Austin McDonald Observatory is kicking off a campaign to promote awareness of the causes, effects and solutions to light pollution -- stray light shone into the sky where it's wasted, rather than down on the ground where it's useful.

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In the Know

March 29, 2010
In the Know

The March 29 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Universo Radio Celebrates 15 Years on Airwaves

March 25, 2010

The science radio program Universo will celebrate its 15th anniversary of daily Spanish-language broadcasts on skywatching and astronomy on April 1.

The program includes a special focus on the contributions of Latino scientists and the skylore of Mesoamerican cultures.

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Universo Radio Program Airs 5,000th Episode, Brings Astronomy and Skylore to Spanish-Speaking Audience

Nov. 25, 2008

On Dec. 7, radio stations across the United States, Mexico, and Central America will broadcast the 5,000th episode of Universo to its 2.22 million listeners nationally and internationally.

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