Space Nuts

Space Nuts

All things Space – astronomy, news, travel, discoveries, the mysteries and more…with world renown and respected Astronomer at Large Professor Fred Watson and Sci-Fi writer (and buff)/Broadcaster/Journalist Andrew Dunkley.
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Recent Episodes

Feb. 2, 2023

337: 2023-BU - A Near Miss for Planet Earth

We're back. Space Nuts. 2023. I'm Andrew Dunkley, your host, and joining me, as always, will be Professor Fred Watson, astronomer at large. Hi, Fred. Happy new year. Probably too late to say that, but anyway, it's the first time …

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Jan. 26, 2023

05: The Best of 2022 - Artemis-1

In early November 2022, Artemis-1 finally launched on it's inaugura mission after several false starts. A huge success, the mission gave us a glimpse of things to come....the future had arraived. Great excitment ensued. Fred gave us his epert overview...

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Jan. 19, 2023

04: The Best of 2022 | A Celebration

In April 2022, Space Nuts reached a milestone...the recording of the 300th episode. A celebration ensued. Enjoy! Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Best of 2022 E04 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Download from your...

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Jan. 12, 2023

03: Space Nuts Best of 2022 | First Image from the JWST

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts – The Best of 2022 E03 - with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Andrew: Hello. Andrew Dunkley here from Space Nuts. Hope you can join us on Best of 2022 episode where …

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Jan. 5, 2023

02: Questions & Answers - The Best of Space Nuts 2022

In this episode as part of our Best of 2022 series while Andrew and Fred take a break, we take you back to February 2022 for one of our favorite Q&A ask, we answer. Enjoy! Astronomy, Science, Space, and …

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Dec. 30, 2022

01: The Best Of 2022 - The DART Mission from the Inside

In the this, the first in our Best of 2022 series while Andrew and Fred take a break, we introduce our special guest Marie-Claire Mercier who was our eyes and ears on the ground at the historic DART Mission climax. …

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About the Hosts

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Andrew Dunkley


Science Fiction writer, podcaster, broadcaster and one half of the dynamic duo that makes up the Space Nuts podcast hosting team.

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Fred Watson


Astronomer at large, author and all round great there anything this man doesn't know?






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