Fred Watson

Professor

Astronomer at large and Space Nuts Podcast Host

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Earth Sized Rogue Planets Discovery

July 21, 2021

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 83 *Discovery of four Earth-sized rogue planets all alone in the night A new study has found tantalising evidence for a mysterious population of “free-floating”...

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A New Study of the Distant Oort Cloud

June 11, 2021

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 66 *A new study of the distant Oort cloud Astronomers have undertaken a new analysis of the Oort cloud – the sphere of some 100 billion comets and chunks of icy debri...