FYI: During the Moon’s moonthly orbit around Earth, sometimes it’s closer and sometimes it’s farther, ranging in size from a 16 inch pizza down to a 14 inch pizza. Over time, all phases experience all sizes.
Congratulations to Jimmy Carter for Best Spoken Word at the #GRAMMYs — his THIRD! In 2015, I spoke with President Carter on @StarTalkRadio about his heroic efforts to eradicate the Guinea Worm. [Audio: 50min] https://t.co/vl1Zhb1xgd
After the #GRAMMYs (or now) discover the geeky side of @katyperry. On @StarTalkRadio she and I chatted about extraterrestrials, prisms, music, curiosity, the pursuit of knowledge & more [Audio: 50min] - https://t.co/C7XSRuAgz4.
After the #GRAMMYs (or now) learn another side of @JanelleMonae. We chatted along with author @margotshetterly during our @StarTalkRadio episode on the film “Hidden Figures.” [Audio 50min]: https://t.co/Eg9rtRyB3r
Good luck to @CourtneyBVance tonite. Nominated for Best Spoken Word #Grammy, narrating my recent book "Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics & the Military". Stiff competition, though — including @TiffanyHaddish & @questlove.
His passing has left an intellectual vacuum in his wake. But it's not empty. Think of it as a kind of vacuum energy permeating the fabric of spacetime that defies measure. Stephen Hawking, RIP 1942-2018.