Researcher, writer and author Craig Nelson has had his writing appear in Vanity Fair, The New England Review, and Reader's Digest to name a few. Craig was a vice president and executive editor of Harper & Row and Random House, where he oversaw the publishing of twenty New York Times' bestsellers.
In the first half, author Craig Nelson talked about the history of the Atomic Age, from Marie Curie and Albert Einstein to the workers at the Fukushima plant. Currently, we're in the "twilight of the Atomic Age," he said. In the latter half, macro-astrologer, author and expert in the Mayan Calendar, Barbara Hand Clow, discussed her latest work on major astrological transits or cycles that affect people at different stages in their lives. The Saturn Return (every 29-30 years) refers to when the planet returns to the same point in the sky it was at when a person was born. ... More »Host: George Noory
Professor of Science Writing at MIT and award winning author, Marcia Bartusiak discussed the birth of modern cosmology that came with Edwin Hubble's announcement in 1925 that our universe was far larger than previously believed, and filled with other galaxies. Continued research by Hubble forced Einstein to reevaluate his own cosmic model and accept the idea that the universe was expanding. First hour guest, author Craig Nelson talked about the Apollo 11 moon landing & mission. ... More »Host: George Noory