It was a great pleasure to do this podcast for the 365 Days of Astronomy some years back. Considering how close we are to the Winter Solstice*, I thought I’d repost the link to my (winter) contribution here:
Dancing in the Dark: Deities, Celebrations and the Bottom of the Year
Click here to go straight to the MP3 audio. Prefer a transcript? It’s here.
Some links for extra info about the subject of the podcast are here:
*If you’re reading this in 2016, it falls on December 21 at 10:44 GMT.