Episodes

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

April 26, 2017

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 differe…

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

Feb. 13, 2017

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 blac…

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

Feb. 3, 2017

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 …

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

Jan. 26, 2017

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 c…

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

Jan. 19, 2017

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…

46: Cosmic Radio Bursts - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 45

Jan. 12, 2017

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 45 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Mysterious Cosmic Radio bursts…a mystery solved. * Cosmic dust found on roofs…you may even …

45: Red dwarf to impact our solar system - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 44

Jan. 5, 2017

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 44 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Red dwarf to impact our solar system. * Antimatter discovery. * Nature Astronomy magazine a…

44: China and national security in space - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 43

Dec. 30, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 43 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * China and national security in space. * The Passing Of Vera Ruben. * NASA researching Inter…

43: Jet stream under the Earth’s surface - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 42

Dec. 23, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 42 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * The Jet stream that's under the Earth’s surface. * Ceres covered in ice * Dwarf moon Peggy…

42: Remembering John Glenn - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 41

Dec. 16, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 41 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Remembering the late John Glenn…a true hero and extraordinary man. * Japan to test a giant …

41: Life on Mars? - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 40

Dec. 8, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 40 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * Why isn't the rotation of Earth slowing down as fast as it should be? * NASA may have found…

40: Aliens - A Warning from Stephen Hawking - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 39

Nov. 28, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 39 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * A meteorite discovery utilising a new technology. * A warning about aliens from none other…

39: An out of this world ocean - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 38

Nov. 22, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 38 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * An Ocean on one of Pluto’s moons…what’s that all about? * The Dinosaur asteroid created a t…

38: Is there anybody out there? - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 37

Nov. 10, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 37 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: * The latest in the search for extraterrestrials. Is there anybody out there? * The pillars o…

37: Welcome home! - Space Nuts with Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 36

Nov. 5, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In Episode 36 of Space Nuts we chat about the following stories: *The return of astronauts from the ISS Expedition 49 *The strange hexagonal cloud shape on Sa…

36: Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley - Episode 35

Oct. 25, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). In episode 35: *The Schiaparelli Lander on Mars *Studying Super Massive Black Holes *China occupies it's very own Space Station. Subscribe, rate and review S…

35: Journey To Mars...But - Space Nuts with Dr.Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 34

Oct. 18, 2016

Stream episodes of Space Nuts on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Subscribe, rate and review Space Nuts via all good podcatcher apps including iTunes (featuring in New & Noteworthy), audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocket…

34: Sorry - we haven't found alien life...yet - Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 33

Oct. 12, 2016

Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Hi everyone...Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 33 and Fred has returned from his overseas trip so we have a bit of Space news to catch up on. *Sorry...…

33: Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 32 - China's Jade Rabbit Mission

Sept. 1, 2016

Stream this and previous episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Hi everyone...Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 32. In this episode Fred and I discuss: *China's Jade Rabbit Mission. Not a lot is he…

32: Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 31 - Back to the moon!

Aug. 25, 2016

Stream on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Hi everyone, Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 51. In this episode we discuss the following: *Moon Express have received approval to take us back to the moon. F…

31: Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 30 - Why Are We Here?

Aug. 17, 2016

Stream on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly) Hi every one, Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 30. In this episode I put Fred on the spot with one of the biggest questions out there...why are we here? Discussi…

30: Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 29 - Mercury

Aug. 9, 2016

Stream on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Hi everyone...Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 29. And in this episode we take a look at and discuss the following: *Mercury- New findings are suggesting there …

29: Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 28 - Look, up in the sky!

Aug. 2, 2016

Stream on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly) Hi everyone, Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 28: Stories we discuss in this episode include: * Its a big month for backyard astronomers with five planets in pl…

28: Space Nuts with Dr. Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley Episode 27 - Space Junk!

July 27, 2016

Hi everyone, Andrew with the Show Notes for Episode 27 of Space Nuts. We open this episode with a definition clarification...that thing you saw in the sky...was it a meteor or a meteorite, or maybe something else? We set th…