Dawn Hinton (Saginaw Valley State University) discusses the lack of African-American candidates in the 2020 presidential race and what the candidates are doing (or failing to do) to court the black vote. Plus, Dr. Stephanie Duggan (Ascension Michigan) talks to us about the coronavirus and the impact it could have here at home if it continues to spread.
8/3/20 - Jupiter & Saturn at Their Prime
Jupiter and Saturn both recently made close approaches to Earth, which makes them prime for observing.
7/31/20 - Seeds from China; Electronics Recycling
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is warning residents not to open or plant unsolicited seeds from China.
7/27/20 - A Good Week for Lunar Observing
We begin the week of July 27 with the moon at First Quarter, which looks half illuminated in the south after sunset. That sets the stage for an excellent week of lunar observing.