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A weekly podcast looking at interesting and exciting events in astronomy with a fun and occasionally a slapstick approach...and we invite listener questions.

A weekly podcast looking at interesting and exciting events in astronomy with a fun and occasionally a slapstick approach...and we invite listener questions.
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Australia

Description:

A weekly podcast looking at interesting and exciting events in astronomy with a fun and occasionally a slapstick approach...and we invite listener questions.

Language:

English


Episodes

91: GRACE Follow-on - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

2/22/2018
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This episode of Space Nuts is brought to you by The Great Courses Plus. Learn from the greatest minds in the world at your leisure. And by using our special url, you can try all the courses for free for one whole month. You’re gonna love it...we certainly do. Just go to www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/nuts And we’d like to recommend you try out Inexplicable Universe with Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 91 of Space Nuts:...

Duration:00:33:59

90: The Tumbling, Tumbling Asteroid - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

2/15/2018
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This episode of Space Nuts is brought to you by The Great Courses Plus. Learn from some of the best minds in the world at your leisure. And by using our special url, you can try all the courses for free for one whole month. You’re gonna love it...we certainly do. Just go to www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/nuts And we’d like to recommend you try out Inexplicable Universe with Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 90 of Space Nuts:...

Duration:00:33:15

89: Trappist 1, Seas of Titan and Interstellar Travel - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

2/8/2018
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Space Nuts Episode 89 This episode of Space Nuts is brought to you by www.FredWatsonTours.com.au/tours .Find out more about a guided tour hosted by Fred taking in The UK, Scotland and more with a train and science focus. Fred explains more in the show...and remember to mention Space Nuts if you book and you’ll get $100 off per person. Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 89 of Space Nuts: *Trappist 1 - the latest discoveries... *The seas of Titan.......

Duration:00:34:47

88: A Disco Ball, A Tesla and Dark Matter - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

2/1/2018
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 88 of Space Nuts: *A shiny disco ball in Space….but not everyone’s happy… *Elon Musk to launch his own car to Mars.. *A listeners question - The effect of Dark Matter on Gravitational Waves…. Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocket Casts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio, CastBox.fm,...

Duration:00:26:55

86: Exo planets in a musical orbit? - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

1/18/2018
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 86 of Space Nuts: * Exo planets found in musical orbit * AAO announces streams of stars discovered. * UK satellite to make movies in space... Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocket Casts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio, CastBox.fm etc. RSS feed:...

Duration:00:29:43

85: The Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

1/11/2018
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 85 of Space Nuts: * The first super blue blood moon eclipse in more than 150 yrs. * Construction of the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) begins. * The incredible stretching astronaut.... Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocket Casts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio, CastBox.fm etc. RSS...

Duration:00:29:37

84: New Horizon, Alien Research & Christmas - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

12/21/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 84 of Space Nuts: * The New Horizon probe may hit pay dirt * The Pentagon was investigating UFOs * Was the start of Bethlehem a real thing? Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocket Casts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio, CastBox.fm etc. RSS feed:...

Duration:00:30:43

53: Money, ABELL 370 & you - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 52

5/12/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 52 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * The Australian Government budgets more money for astronomy… * The Hubble Telescope photographs a galaxy far, far away. Just search for ABELL 370 to take a look. * Fred answers listener questions…if you’d like to submit a question for answering on future shows, just email us at spacenuts@bitesz.com , or leave us a question on Facebook or twitter. Subscribe,...

Duration:00:28:02

52: NASA's BIG balloon - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 51

5/2/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 51 of Space Nuts we look at the following stories: * A Balloon launched to try and better understand sub atomic particles * Cassini starts its final manoeuvres before being absorbed by Saturn * May the 4th be with you Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Overcast,...

Duration:00:20:37

51: Monitoring volcanoes from space - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 50

4/25/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 50 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Monitoring volcanoes from space * A strange phenomenon called Steve * Light travels different distances around a super nova Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including Apple Podcasts (formerly iTunes) (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio, 60db etc. RSS feed:...

Duration:00:19:50

50: Solar sails, black holes and football - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 49

2/13/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 49 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Using solar sails to slow down a micro spacecraft when it reaches Proxima Centauri * A black hole that took 11 years to devour a star * A Super Bowl football pass in space that traveled over 500 kilometers Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including iTunes (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts,...

Duration:00:25:55

49: Juno vs Jupiter - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 48

2/2/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 48 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Jupiter …as seen from Juno. Amazing! * Apollo 1 - 50 years on…. * Exo planets ‘seen’ for the very first time… Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including iTunes (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio etc. RSS feed: https://audioboom.com/channels/4639279.rss Join our...

Duration:00:29:13

48: Pan-STARR - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 47

1/25/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 47 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * The Pan-STARR digital star mapping project * Put this one in your diary – star collision coming in 2022. * An asteroid collision near miss…that no-one saw coming… Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including iTunes (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio etc. RSS feed:...

Duration:00:27:02

47: VLT - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 46

1/19/2017
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Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 46 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Finding nearby exoplanets…the Breakthrough Listen project * Colliding galaxies photographed. * Watching over rain-forests…from space. Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps, including iTunes (featured in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Overcast, Tunein Radio etc. RSS feed:...

Duration:00:24:26