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What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Space, Science & Technology news, along side news from the world of Sci-Fi, whether it be on the big screen, small screen or in print, we will cover it.We hope to bring you guests & Co-hosts from the Space, Science, Technology & Sci-Fi community to help "Edutain" our listeners.We also aim to bring you content from places of interest & social events related to Space, Science,Technology & Sci-Fi, from The National Space Centre to Movie collectors fairs, we will be there.

What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Space, Science & Technology news, along side news from the world of Sci-Fi, whether it be on the big screen, small screen or in print, we will cover it.We hope to bring you guests & Co-hosts from the Space, Science, Technology & Sci-Fi community to help "Edutain" our listeners.We also aim to bring you content from places of interest & social events related to Space, Science,Technology & Sci-Fi, from The National Space Centre to Movie collectors fairs, we will be there.
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What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Space, Science & Technology news, along side news from the world of Sci-Fi, whether it be on the big screen, small screen or in print, we will cover it.We hope to bring you guests & Co-hosts from the Space, Science, Technology & Sci-Fi community to help "Edutain" our listeners.We also aim to bring you content from places of interest & social events related to Space, Science,Technology & Sci-Fi, from The National Space Centre to Movie collectors fairs, we will be there.

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Episodes

TGP NOMINAL 5.2

11/24/2018
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Apologies for this episode being so late. We hope you enjoy it none the less. In this episode Mark Taylor and John Berger bring you the usual, Trans-Atlantic banter that you expect from TGP Nominal, as they discuss everything from DIY Retro Gaming Consoles to the possible discovery of the planet Vulcan. "So Buckle Up & Let's Launch This Episode Into The Podisphere" Visit http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts for more information about the episode

Duration:01:12:29

TGP NOMINAL Xtra - November Skies 2018

11/2/2018
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Ross Hockham from UK Astronomy is back for another episode of TGP NOMINAL Xtra, joining Mark Taylor for his unique look at the Cosmos for November. Not only that, Ross takes us on a tour through The Milky Way with and without astronomy gear and chats with Mark about what has been happening for UK Astronomy,? since he was last on the show. So Buckle Up! and lets get this episode, launched into the Podisphere For More Information about Items featured in this episode visit:...

Duration:00:36:33

TGP NOMINAL 5.1 - World Space Week 2018

10/4/2018
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In this Special episode of TGP NOMINAL, Mark Taylor, John Berger and Ross Hockham are not only celebrating World Space Week, but they are celebrating the start of the 5th Season of the Podcast. That's Right, TGP NOMINAL is Five years old! (They grow up so fast) Ross returns to the main show in his UK Astronomy capacity to bring his unique look at the cosmos as he guides us through October Skies. Mark and Alan Taylor-Shearer interview the Space and Rock community during the inaugural Space...

Duration:02:37:03

TGP NOMINAL 4.13

9/25/2018
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Welcome to the last show for season 4 of TGP Nominal #Podcast. It's proving to be a Total Fusion Fest! International Podcast Day Co-Founder 'Dave Lee' comes on board as a Guest Co-host. And Mark Taylor goes on another road trip as he visits the workshop at Rogue Creations Special Effects. to meet up with Special effects Guru Mike Peel. "So Buckle Up & Let's Launch This Episode Into The #Podisphere" http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:01:39:45

TGP NOMINAL XTRA - September Skies 2018

9/8/2018
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Ross Hockham is back for another episode of TGP NOMINAL Xtra to join Mark Taylor with his unique look at the Cosmos for September. Ross also advises everyone about the safest way to observe the sun. The guys discuss recent events that both UK Astronomy and TGP NOMINAL were involved with during August. And finally they reveal a Fun Feature for both TGP NOMINAL listeners and UK Astronomy Facebook group members to take part in. http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:00:47:03

TGP NOMINAL 4.12 - Wycombe Film & TV Con 2018

8/18/2018
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Welcome to TGP Nominal Podcast for the usual Trans-Atlantic banter that you expect from Mark & John. Plus, Alan Taylor-Shearer joins Mark on a Road Trip to High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, for the inaugural Wycombe Film & TV Convention. So Buckle Up! & lets get Episode 4.12 launched into the Podisphere http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:01:28:20

TGP NOMINAL XTRA - August Skies 2018

8/1/2018
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Can you believe it's August already? Well, August proves to be an exciting month in the Astronomical Calendar, and Ross Hockham from UK Astronomy joins Mark Taylor to explain why. Along the way the guys discuss everything from: Comets and Meteor Showers to Astronomy Traditions and Spacecraft that should be Dinosaurs. So come on board as we launch this episode of TGP NOMINAL XTRA, into the Podisphere! http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:00:46:36

TGP NOMINAL 4.11

7/21/2018
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There has been a distinct lack of Science Fact related content in the show over the last couple of months. So in honour of the Apollo 11 mission, Mark Taylor and John Berger, put on their space suits, and launch themselves into the Podisphere. Buckle Up! and brace yourself, because the usual Trans-Atlantic banter of TGP NOMINAL Podcast is about to clear the tower. http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:01:34:46

TGP NOMINAL XTRA - July Skies 2018

7/7/2018
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Welcome to the launch of the all new TGP NOMINAL XTRA Podcast. In the past, we have used TGP Nominal XTRA to bring you"time specific" special episodes of the podcast, usually in collaboration with our friends at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. We have now decided to bring you the UK Astronomy Monthly Guide To The Skies via TGP NOMINAL XTRA also. The reason for this, is that depending when the main podcast is launched, sometimes listeners do not hear about astronomical events that happen...

Duration:00:35:48

TGP NOMINAL 4.10 - Feel The Force Day 5

6/19/2018
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Welcome to this special edition of TGP NOMINAL, as we celebrate one of the highlights of our social calendar. Joining Mark Taylor and John Berger, from somewhere up the M1 is Cosplayer and Feel The Force Day Veteran 'Liz Springs' to help re-live the atmosphere of Feel The Force day 5. Alan Taylor-Shearer fires up his microphone, is let loose on the public and takes to the queues and halls whilst talking to the people that make the event possible, while Mark chats with some of the special...

Duration:02:32:46

TGP NOMINAL 4.9

5/14/2018
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In this double length episode of TGP NOMINAL. John Berger along with with his trusty Zoom recorder makes his annual pilgrimage to Boston Massachusetts for the East Coast Penny Arcade Expo or PAX East as it's more commonly known. John guides us through some of the more unusual video games on show during the event and chats with the developers involved with them. As always, our Resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' from UK Astronomy joins us, to guide us through May...

Duration:03:02:44

TGP NOMINAL 4.8 - Yuri's Night 2018

4/11/2018
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Welcome on board TGP Nominal as we join with people across the globe to celebrate Yuri’s Night, one of the most important occasions in the space community calendar. Mark Taylor, John Berger and Ross Hockham are your hosts for TGP NOMINAL’s annual Yuri’s Night Podcast. Joining the crew for a chat is ‘Alexander Milas’, Co-Founder of an amazing event called SPACE ROCKS. Which takes place at the Indigo at the O2 Arena, London on Sunday April 22nd, 2018. SPACE ROCKS is a celebration of...

Duration:02:25:47

TGP NOMINAL 4.7

3/3/2018
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Join Mark Taylor and John Berger as they discuss everything from 3D printing to Spacex Falcon Heavy. Honorary Crew Member 'Dr Ryan Kobrick' answers your questions from the Mars Desert Research Station. The guys are joined by 'Dave Littmann' NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) Project Manager for a chat. And last but by no means least, their Resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' returns to guide us through March skies and reveals the Object Of The Month for...

Duration:02:13:41

TGP NOMINAL 4.6

2/4/2018
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Join 'Mark Taylor' and 'John Berger' for episode 4.6 of TGP NOMINAL, for the usual Trans-Atlantic banter as they discuss everything from Space Drones to Augmented Reality Gadgets Our Resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' also returns to guide us through February skies. http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:01:25:50

TGP NOMINAL 4.5

1/13/2018
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Ross Hockham joins Mark Taylor and John Berger to chat about Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Mark also catches up with Liz Springs at the Milton Keynes Odeon IMAX Last Jedi Premier Event. Ross returns in his official capacity as TGP NOMINAL's Resident Astronomer to advise us about what is happening in the sky for January. If you have questions that you want to ask Ryan Kobrick and the Mars Desert Research Station crew, then get in touch:...

Duration:01:45:47

TGP NOMINAL 4.4 [Holiday Special 2017]

12/23/2017
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For our 2017 Holiday Special, we take you to Syracuse in New York State, as John Berger accepts his Début TGP NOMINAL Mission at a very special event. John talks us through interviews that he conducted with organisers, guests and attendees of 'Cripping The Comic Con 2017', which is a comic book symposium created by an amazing team at the Disability Cultural Center, based at Syracuse University. Along with the usual Trans-Atlantic banter you come to expect from the TGP NOMINAL crew, there...

Duration:01:55:24

TGP NOMINAL Xtra - Dr Amber Straughn

12/12/2017
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Joining Mark Taylor and John Berger from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland is Astrophysicist 'Dr Amber Straughn. We chat about her career, The Geminid Meteor Shower, Space Telescopes, Hubble's New Festive Image and all things astronomy http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:00:19:13

TGP NOMINAL 4.3

12/8/2017
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Join 'Mark Taylor' and 'John Berger' for episode 4.3 of TGP NOMINAL Podcast, as they discuss everything from celestial cigars to discovering life in space (kind of) Our Resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' also returns for the final time in 2017 to guide us through December skies http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:01:46:43

TGP NOMINAL 4.2

11/8/2017
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Join 'Mark Taylor' and 'John Berger' for episode 4.2 of the show, as they discuss everything from Raining Diamonds to Lipstick Rockets. Our Resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' also comes on board to guide us through November skies and to ask a little favour: http://tgpnominal.weebly.com/podcasts

Duration:02:06:37

TGP NOMINAL 4.1 - World Space Week 2017 Podcast

10/10/2017
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Join 'Mark Taylor' and 'John Berger' for their fourth annual podcast celebrating World space Week and TGP NOMINAL Podcast's Third Anniversary. Along with the guy's unique mix of Space News and Trans - Atlantic banter, there will be an Astronomy guide from their resident Astronomer 'Ross Hockham' creator of the UK Astronomy Group. Joining the crew, from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is Planetary Scientist 'Noah Petro' to chat about all things Lunar in the lead up to International...

Duration:02:02:29