Coonabarabran, Australia (PRWEB) May 07, 2012
Leading astronomy podcast AstroPodcast today announced a sponsorship deal with internet based telescope-on-demand service iTelescope that will see episodes featuring iTelescope announcements and special deals.
iTelescope.Net is the world’s premier network of Internet connected telescopes, allowing members to take astronomical images of the night sky for the purposes of education, scientific research and astrophotography. iTelescope.Net, Advancing Your Horizons in Astronomy.
AstroPodcast has proven to be a popular podcast with both professional and amateur astronomers and has been consistently ranking highly in the science categories of iTunes and other podcast providers. Recorded in the astronomy capital of Australia, AstroPodcast interviews astronomers and people in the astronomy world and releases episodes on a weekly basis.
"It made perfect sense to team up with iTelescope, they have amazing equipment that can be used by anyone, anywhere on the internet. My listeners will benefit from being able to use world class telescopes for a tiny amount of money - even less with the special deal that AstroPodcast and iTelescope has negotiated" said Allison Reynolds, presenter of AstroPodcast. "Why buy a telescope worth tens of thousands of dollars when you can just log on and instantly use one for a couple of dollars?"
The latest AstroPodcast interviews Richard Lane, an Australian astronomer working in Chile focussed on finding evidence of dark matter.