The Dish
November 12, 2020
228
00:41:3057.06 MB

The Dish

Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

Space Nuts Episode 228 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley


  • The Parkes Radio Telescope, made famous by the movie ‘The Dish’ is in the news. Fred explains why…
  • The Galah Project has thrown up some interesting new data. Fred has the latest on the project’s findings…
  • Did an extra planet exist in our solar system at one stage?
  • Listener questions – Adam poses an interesting one, what if Jupiter ignited and became a star? And Paul asked about orbiting mechanics. Fred has answers…

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