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Radio Astronomy: The mission to map the Milky Way

Tue May 22, 2018

This episode we speak to Prof Gerry Gilmore, principal investigator for the UK participation in a mission to map 1.7 billion stars in our Galaxy.

The team also discuss strange stars, the Stellarium online planetarium, noctilucent clouds and highlights from BBC Sky at Night Magazine's June '18 issue.

Clear skies!

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Podcast Archive

May 2015 podcast

Fri Apr 17, 2015

In this month’s BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we round up the latest news and get an insider’s view of the 2015 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition from judge Marek Kukula.

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April 2015 Podcast

Wed Mar 25, 2015

In this month’s BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we round up the latest news and find out how the Slooh Community Observatory caters to armchair astronomers.

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March 2015 podcast

Fri Feb 20, 2015

In this month’s BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we round up the latest news and find out how South Downs National Park hopes to gain international dark sky status.

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February 2015 podcast

Thu Jan 22, 2015

In this month’s BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we round up the latest news and speak to film director James Marsh about the Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything.

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January 2015 podcast

Fri Dec 19, 2014

In this month’s BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we speak to Ed Lu, former NASA astronaut and CEO of the Sentinel programme about his company’s efforts to protect Earth from the threat of asteroid impacts.

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December 2014 podcast

Thu Nov 20, 2014

In December's episode of the BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast we speak to Professor Christopher Russell about the Dawn spacecraft's arrival at Ceres.

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November 2014 podcast

Thu Oct 16, 2014

In November’s episode of the BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, astronaut Chris Hadfield reveals the details of his latest book, You Are Here, we give the latest astronomy news and more.

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October 2014 podcast

Thu Sep 18, 2014

In this month’s episode of the BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we speak to Gerhard Schwehm, former ESA project scientist on the Rosetta mission about how the spacecraft is fairing at this crucial stage of the operation.

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September 2014 podcast

Thu Aug 21, 2014

In September's episode of the BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we speak to Jonathan Chase aka Oort Kuiper about the rhythmical way he conveys the wonders of the Universe to the public.

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August 2014 podcast

Thu Jul 17, 2014

In August’s episode of the BBC Sky at Night Magazine podcast, we speak to Sy Liebergot, one of the NASA flight controllers responsible for leading the crew of Apollo 13 safely back to Earth.

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