Podcasts

RSS Feed
This Month's Podcast

Episode 5: So long, Schiaparelli

Tue Nov 8, 2016
This month: The unlucky end for ExoMars lander Schiaparelli, Chinese space station ambitions, and why this month’s full Moon is a special one.
00:00 / 00:00
Download
Podcast Archive

Episode 4: Farewell Rosetta

Mon Sep 26, 2016

This month the team discuss Rosetta’s mission end and newly-discovered exoplanet Proxima Centauri b. Plus, The Sky at Night’s Pete Lawrence looks at lunar occultations and Ezzy hears from Cardiff University’s Dr Annabel Cartwright about whether life may have begun on Venus.

00:00 / 00:00
Download

Episode 3: Juno at Jupiter

Tue Aug 9, 2016
This month: The latest on the new mission to Jupiter, tips for observing the famous Perseid meteor shower, and how research in Antarctica could take us to Mars
00:00 / 00:00
Download

Episode 2: Einstein’s Vindication

Mon Jul 11, 2016
This month: The magic of the Moon illusion, how astronomy has changed the world we live in, and the second detection of gravitational waves
00:00 / 00:00
Download

Radio Astronomy, Episode 1: Astronaut driving lessons

Fri Jun 10, 2016

This month: Tim Peake tries his hand at driving a rover from the ISS, comedian Ben Miller on aliens and an unfortunate weasel at CERN.

00:00 / 00:00
Download

Feb 2016: Planet 9 in outer space?

Wed Feb 17, 2016
This month: Tim Peake’s ISS mission, the ninth planet, the opposition of Jupiter and how to track comet C/2013 US10 Catalina.
00:00 / 00:00
Download

Jan 2016: Tim Peake’s Tea

Wed Jan 20, 2016

This month: Making a brew on the ISS, the spots of Ceres explained, Martian concrete (yes, really) and advice on viewing Jupiter

00:00 / 00:00
Download

Dec 2015: Colin Pillinger’s legacy

Wed Dec 9, 2015

This month: Jon Culshaw discusses Colin Pillinger’s legacy, advice on imaging the Geminids and why Mars may lose a Moon.

00:00 / 00:00
Download

What next for Patrick Moore’s house?

Mon Nov 2, 2015
This month: the jets of Enceladus, the fate of Patrick Moore’s home in Selsey, plus a handful of IAPY winners give us their astrophoto advice.
00:00 / 00:00
Download

October 2015 podcast

Tue Sep 29, 2015

orbital rover tests, the spots of Ceres, illusions on Mars and a chat with IAPY judge Ed Robinson.

00:00 / 00:00
Download

September 2015 podcast

Thu Aug 20, 2015

This month: the latest agricultural efforts onboard the ISS and death of the Universe.

00:00 / 00:00
Download
We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. Cookies perform functions like recognising you each time you visit and delivering advertising messages that are relevant to you. Read more here