Professor Fred Watson

Professor Fred Watson

Astronomer At large/Author
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SN395: Origins Reversed: Black Holes Lead the Dance of Galaxies & SpaceX's Defense Dreams
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Become a supporter of this podcast: https://www.spreaker.com/podcast/space-nuts--2631155/support. Prepare to thrust into a celestial debate that flips conventional wisdom on its head! In this thought-provoking episode of Space Nuts, join Andrew Dunkley and the ever-astute Professor Fred Watson as they unravel a cosmic chicken...

#394: Gravitational Ballet: Unveiling the Secrets of Lagrange Points and Black Hole Mysteries
Space Nuts February 25, 2024
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#394: Gravitational Ballet: Unveiling the Secrets of Lagrange Points and Black Hole Mysteries

Join us for an intergalactic conundrum that will stretch your mind to the far reaches of the universe! In this enlightening episode of Space Nuts, your hosts Andrew Dunkley and Professor Fred Watson are navigating the cosmic highways and byways, tackling some of the most perplexing questions out there. First stop: the mysteri...

#393: The Death Star Doppelgänger: Diving into Mimas's Mysteries and Martian Microbes
Space Nuts February 22, 2024
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#393: The Death Star Doppelgänger: Diving into Mimas's Mysteries and Martian Microbes

Prepare for a cosmic exploration that takes us from the realm of science fiction to the frontiers of science reality! In this thrilling episode of Space Nuts, join Andrew Dunkley and Professor Fred Watson as they delve into the mysteries of our very own solar system Death Star. No, it's not about to obliterate a planet; it's ...

#392: The Spin Cycle of the Cosmos: Unraveling Universal Mysteries
Space Nuts February 18, 2024
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#392: The Spin Cycle of the Cosmos: Unraveling Universal Mysteries

Strap in, Space Cadets, for another interstellar journey with the Space Nuts podcast! This week, Andrew Dunkley and Fred Watson tackle the cosmic curiosities that baffle even the brightest minds. From the perplexing simplicity overlooked by space agencies to the dizzying dance of celestial bodies, we're delving deep into the ...

#391: Chasing 'Oumuamua: The Interstellar Pursuit and the Pancake Planets Puzzle
Space Nuts February 15, 2024
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#391: Chasing 'Oumuamua: The Interstellar Pursuit and the Pancake Planets Puzzle

This eisode of Space Nuts is brought to you by Incogni. It's all about your online security and safety. To get the special deal Andrew talks about and endorses, just vist incogni.com/spacenuts Prepare to embark on an astronomical chase like no other! In this riveting episode of Space Nuts, we delve into the ambitious plans to...

#390: Wormholes, Black Holes, and Blue Giants: Your Space Questions Answered
Space Nuts February 08, 2024
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#390: Wormholes, Black Holes, and Blue Giants: Your Space Questions Answered

Are you ready to uncover the mind-bending secrets of our universe? Join us as we reveal the unexpected truth about the formation of habitable planets and the potential for multiple habitable worlds within a single solar system. You won't believe how many habitable planets could exist in the perfect cosmic sweet spot. And as w...

#389: Ingenuity's Incredible Martian Journey: Helicopter Makes History Before Bittersweet Ending
Space Nuts February 01, 2024
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#389: Ingenuity's Incredible Martian Journey: Helicopter Makes History Before Bittersweet Ending

Are you eager to uncover the secrets of space exploration and gain expert insights? Ready to grasp complex concepts and challenges in the realm of astronomy and astrophysics? I've got just the solution to enhance your understanding and satisfy your curiosity. Let's dive into the Space Nuts podcast and unravel the mysteries of...

#388: Galacticide
Space Nuts January 25, 2024
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#388: Galacticide

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#387: Dark Energy Survey Sparks New Questions About the Universe
Space Nuts January 18, 2024
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#387: Dark Energy Survey Sparks New Questions About the Universe

If you're feeling frustrated by the lack of understanding dark energy, despite hours spent researching and reading about it, then you are not alone! Despite your efforts to grasp the concept, you may feel like you're still no closer to unraveling the mysteries of the universe. The confusion and uncertainty may be leaving you ...

#386: Is Our Solar System Still Full of Surprises?
Space Nuts January 11, 2024
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#386: Is Our Solar System Still Full of Surprises?

For our exclusive NordVPN deal (as explained by Andrew) simply visit www.nordvpn.com/spacenuts - you'll be glad you did! Timestamped summary of this episode: 00:00:00 - Introduction and Peregrine Moon Lander Andrew Dunkley introduces the episode and discusses the recent launch of the Peregrine moon lander, which has encounter...