The Swift Song

The Swift Song is the theme song of the mission; an upbeat, catchy pop tune which teaches listeners about the math and science behind the elusive gamma ray bursts and the Swift satellite. It's a roller coaster gamma ray ride! The ChromaticsPerformed by The Chromatics as part of their AstroCappella educational project:

The Chromatics are an a cappella group of astrophysicists including Padi Boyd, Alan Smale, Karen Smale, Lisa Kelleher (all from NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center), John Meyer (JHU), Deb Nixon, and Paul Kolb.

Words and music by Padi Boyd (c) 1999.