Episodes

October 21, 2021

Audience Questions

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 275 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Another questions, questions, questions episode. ●Today we have questions about gravitational waves, red shift, ramjet travel and more. ●Plus…a...

October 14, 2021

Younger Than Expected

A podcast about Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 274 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The age of Moon Rocks – the Chang’e 5 findings. ●Mysterious radio signals have been discovered coming from distant stars. So...

October 07, 2021

In A Galaxy Far Far Away

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 273 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Beat that Star Wars, the discovery of a planet in galaxy far far way that orbits three stars. ●BepiColombo has been sending back some pretty...

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September 30, 2021

The Legend of Sodom

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 272 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●How the Biblical story of Sodom may have been inspired by an astronomical catastrophe ●The giant red spot on Jupiter – is it speeding up?...

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September 23, 2021

Evidence of Dark Energy?

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 271 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Has the University of Cambridge accidentally stumbled across evidence of Dark Energy? Maybe. ●A 2200 year old observatory that’s been discovered...

September 16, 2021

Questions, Questions, Questions...

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 270 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The one where too many audience questions is never enough. The whole show is devoted to them…including one very clever submission. As usual, no...

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September 09, 2021

Success on Mars

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 269 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Success on Mars… ●Also on Mars, Ingenuity’s life has been extended… ●A new method for investigating the atmosphere of other planets.. ●Brown...

September 02, 2021

Galactic Pollution on a Massive Scale

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 268 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●How star making galaxies cause galactic pollution on a massive scale… ●Stars that are eating their own planets…as a consequence, there are...

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August 26, 2021

Fast, Very Fast!

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 267 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The fastest orbiting asteroid ever seen… ●A space launch from Australia that only cost a few hundred dollars. So how did they do it and what...

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August 19, 2021

Measuring the Mass of a Super Black Hole

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 266 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●A new way to measure the mass of a supermassive black hole. ●A delay to the NASA Moon mission. And the launch of Boeing’s Starliner. ●The Mars...

August 12, 2021

Spreading the Goo

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 265 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Time to tackle your questions again. From around the globe, our listeners have the darndest questions. ●Everything from life to quantum...

August 05, 2021

About That Incident with the ISS

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 264 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●All about that dramatic incident on the International Space Station. ●The search for the origin of the asteroid that finished off the dinosaurs....

July 29, 2021

A Warning From NASA

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 263 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●A warning from NASA – the moon could lift our high tide levels in the near future. ●The latest on Mars Quakes and the core of the red planet...

July 22, 2021

Plasma Jet

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 262 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●A quick discussion about the successful launch of Jeff Bezos into space… ●Astronomers have obtained detailed images of a plasma jet from a...

July 15, 2021

One Big Ancient Star Explosion

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 261 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●News from Andrew for Space Nuts fans as the podcast’s universe expands ●An ancient star explosion that appears to be more powerful than any...

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July 08, 2021

The Race Is On

Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 260 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The race is on…who will get into Space first, Jeff Bezos or Richard Branson? ●Water on Mars. Are there lakes under the South Pole? Latest...

July 01, 2021

Good News

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 259 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Some good news about the Square Kilometer Array. Fred has the...

June 24, 2021

Venus - Geologically Active?

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 258 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Venus – Geologically active? ●A new discovery about the colossal...

June 24, 2021

Venus - Geologically Active?

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 258 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Venus – Geologically active? ●A new discovery about the colossal...

June 17, 2021

Asteroid 16 Psyche - Not What We Thought

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 257 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The Chinese Mars mission update…including discussion on that...

June 17, 2021

Asteroid 16 Psyche - Not What We Thought

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 257 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●The Chinese Mars mission update…including discussion on that...

June 11, 2021

The One About MAVIS

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 256 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●MAVIS - a planned observatory more powerful than Hubble. Fred has...

June 03, 2021

Houston, We Have A Problem...and a Question or Two

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 255 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●In this episode Fred and Andrew battle through internet connection...

May 27, 2021

Heavy Metal

For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: https://linktr.ee/biteszHQ Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff. Space Nuts Episode 254 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley ●Heavy Metals discovered in vapor trails of comets ●Where we live…in...

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