Radio Astronomy-logo

Radio Astronomy

Science Podcasts

The monthly astronomy podcast from the makers of BBC Sky at Night Magazine See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The monthly astronomy podcast from the makers of BBC Sky at Night Magazine See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The monthly astronomy podcast from the makers of BBC Sky at Night Magazine See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Language:

English


Episodes

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 16 to 22 May 2022

5/15/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 16 to 22 May 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:08:34

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 9 to 15 May 2022

5/8/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 9 to 15 May 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:11:34

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 2 to 8 May 2022

5/1/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from 2 to 8 May 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:11:44

Hubble, James Webb and life beyond Earth

4/29/2022
NASA’s Dr Richard Barry discusses the science of space telescopes, the hunt for distant worlds and why finding life beyond Earth is an inevitability. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:36:43

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 25 April to 1 May 2022

4/24/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 25 April to 1 May 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:14:37

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 18 to 24 April 2022

4/18/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 18 to 24 April 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:11:28

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 11 to 17 April 2022

4/11/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 11 to 17 April 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:15:47

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 4 to 10 April 2022

4/4/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 4 to 10 April 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:14:22

What happens if someone dies in space?

4/1/2022
Who upholds the law in space? Are astronauts governed by the same laws as those of us on Earth? Do we need a new cosmic constitution to cover future missions to the Moon or Mars? This episode, space law expert Prof Chris Newman talks post-launch legislation. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:32:29

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, 28 March to 3 April 2022

3/28/2022
A run down of all the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's sky from the 28 March to 3 April 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:12:39

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, March 2022

2/28/2022
What's coming up in the night sky in the month of March 2022. Transcript. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:22:09

Interview: The science of exploding stars

2/22/2022
Astronomer Or Graur reveals how studying exploding stars - known as supernovae - can reveal the secrets of the Universe, past present and future. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:36:35

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, February 2022

1/29/2022
What's coming up in the night sky in the month of February 2022. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:30:35

Astronomy events of the 21st Century

1/19/2022
January 2022 marks the 200th issue of BBC Sky at Night Magazine. To celebrate, astronomers Pete Lawrence and Paul Abel look back on their favourite memories of observing the night sky since issue #1 launched in 2005. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:28:18

Interview: Astrobiologist Nicol Caplin

12/30/2021
European Space Agency astrobiologist and Deep Space Exploration Scientist Dr Nicol Caplin discusses the search for life beyond Earth, and how our planet's microorganisms are helping humans push further into space. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:38:29

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, January 2022

12/23/2021
What's coming up in the night sky in the month of January 2022.Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:23:57

Launch of the James Webb Space Telescope

12/20/2021
As the James Webb Space Telescope prepares to launch on 22 December, we take a look at what the telescope has to offer. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:37:02

Interview: Astronaut Nicole Stott

12/2/2021
The former NASA astronaut ponders the fragile beauty of our home planet. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:39:04

Star Diary: What’s in the night sky, December 2021

11/25/2021
BBC Sky at Night Magazine's guide to the best things to see in the northern hemisphere's night sky in December 2021. Transcript See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:30:02

Deflecting asteroids with NASA's DART mission

11/18/2021
Can we stop an asteroid from hitting Earth? That's what NASA's DART mission is about to investigate See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:19:30