astronomy podcasts

The Solar System’s Wild Ride

Do solar systems move? That’s what Levan wants to know. NASA astronomer Stefanie Milam shares how technology has...

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The Solar System’s Wild Ride

Do solar systems move? That’s what Levan wants to know. NASA astronomer Stefanie Milam shares how technology has...

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The Quest of the Alien Hunter with Seth Shostak

Are we alone in the universe, or are there other life forms out there? That's what Daniel, a listener from New...

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Exploring the cosmos with gravitational waves

Recent discoveries usher in a new era of multimessenger astronomy

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476. Holiday Diary (Part 3) Astronomy, Astrology & Flat Earth Conspiracy Theory

In this episode I talk about visiting the fantastic Griffith Observatory and then ramble about Astronomy vs Astrology...

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The End of Night

Kat and Chris are turning the lights down low in search of darkness. 80% of Europeans and Northern Americans now...

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The End of Night? - Naked Astronomy 16.12.25 -

As we enter the darkest depths of winter, the days get shorter and the nights get longer. Or at least that's how it's...

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The End of Night?

As we enter the darkest depths of winter, the days get shorter and the nights get longer. Or at least that's how it's...

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Astrofest Live!

Space Boffins are live on stage at Astrofest 2019 in London with a stellar line-up of guests to discuss landing on...

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Lighting up Dark Matter

This month we're diving into dark matter, that unknown stuff that makes up a quarter of the Universe. Where is it,...

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Fire Clouds and Ice-teroids

Small bodies will hit the big time next year; a sample return from asteroid Bennu and the launch of both the DART and...

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Skeptic Check: Astrology Ascending

The fault is in our stars.  And according to astrology, so is our destiny, our moods, and our character.  Mars may be...

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Skeptic Check: Astrology Ascending

The fault is in our stars.  And according to astrology, so is our destiny, our moods, and our character.  Mars may be...

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Hubble and Beyond

The universe is not just expanding; it’s accelerating. Supermassive black holes are hunkered down at the center...

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Musical Universe

ENCORE  In space, no one can hear you scream, but, using the right instruments, scientists can pick up all types of...

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Born Legacy

ENCORE  We know how the stars shine, but how do you make a star?  We take an all-night ride on a high-flying jet – an...

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Skeptic Check: Nibiru! (Again!)

Will your calendar entry for November 19th  be your last? Some people say yes, predicting a catastrophic collision...

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Wonder Women

We’re hearing about harassment of, and barriers to, women seeking careers in politics and entertainment. But what...

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Geology is Destiny

ENCORE  The record of the rocks is not just the history of Earth; it’s your history too.  Geologists can learn about...

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Space: Why Go There?

It takes a lot of energy and technology to leave terra firma. But why rocket into space when there’s so much to be...

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