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Conversations: Greg Brennecka, "Impact: How Rocks from Space Led to Life, Culture, and Donkey Kong"

On this edition of Conversations, Greg Brennecka, PhD talks with host Dan Skinner about “Impact: How Rocks from Space Led to Life, Culture, and Donkey Kong.” Brennecka is a staff scientist and cosmochemist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. His research has appeared in Science, Nature, and Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.


Conversations: Jeffrey Kluger, "Holdout"

On this edition of Conversations, Jeffrey Kluger talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest novel, “Holdout.” Kluger is a respected space journalist who has written more than 40 cover stories for “Time” magazine. His previous books include the best-selling “Apollo 13,” which became a movie, “Apollo 8,” and two novels for young adults.


Conversations: Kate Hope Day, "In the Quick"

On this edition of Conversations, Kate Hope Day talks with host Dan Skinner about her latest novel, “In the Quick.” It's the story of a young woman astronaut striving to find her place in the world, working to save a lost crew, and dealing with the complications of falling in love with a fellow astronaut. Her previous novel, “If, Then” has been optioned for the Apple Plus video streaming service. 


Conversations: Arik Kershenbaum, "The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal About Aliens - and Ourselves"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Arik Kershenbaum talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Zoologist’s Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal About Aliens – and Ourselves.” Dr. Kershenbaum is a zoologist who has done extensive field work on animal communication.

Conversations: Neil deGrasse Tyson, "Cosmic Queries: StarTalk's Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, and Where We're Going"

On this edition of ConversationsNeil deGrasse Tyson talks with host Dan Skinner about “Cosmic Queries: Star Talk's Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, and Where We’re Going.” Tyson is an astrophysicist and Director of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History. He is the host of the podcast, "StarTalk," and two seasons of the television show, "Cosmos."


Conversations: David Aguilar, "Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond"

On this edition of Conversations, David Aguilar talks with host Dan Skinner about “Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond.” Aguilar is an internationally recognized astronomer and the author and space artist of 12 award-winning books about space. He is also the former Director of Science Information for the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. 


Conversations: Zack Weinersmith, "Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve and/or Ruin Everything"

On this edition of Conversations, Zach Weinersmith talks about Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve and/or Ruin Everything. Zack is the cartoonist behind the popular geek webcomic Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal. He co-authored the book with Dr.

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