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#370: Chipping Away at the Puzzles: Understanding the Complexities of Dark Energy, Black Holes, and Dark Matter
Space Nuts September 21, 202300:50:2146.15 MB

#370: Chipping Away at the Puzzles: Understanding the Complexities of Dark Energy, Black Holes, and Dark Matter

Step into the enigmatic world of dark energy, black holes, and dark matter, where the universe's secrets lay hidden. Unraveling the mysteries, we stumbled upon a captivating theory: could black holes be the elusive source of dark energy? It was a revelation that sent our imaginations soaring, envisioning a cosmic web expandin...

#355: Find Out About the Universe: Space Science Questions Answered
Space Nuts June 08, 202300:55:3750.97 MB

#355: Find Out About the Universe: Space Science Questions Answered

Thanks to Curiosity Stream and NordVPN for sponsoring today鈥檚 podcast. Go to https://curiositystream.com/SPACENUTS and use code SPACENUTS to save 25% today. Visit www.nordvpn.com/spacenuts for our special security deal designed for you and save big time. In this episode of the Space Nuts podcast, Professor Fred Watson and I a...

#354: Unlocking the Mysteries of Enceladus' Ice Geysers
Space Nuts June 01, 202300:45:4862.95 MB

#354: Unlocking the Mysteries of Enceladus' Ice Geysers

This episode is brought to you by Curiosity Stream For 25% off, use our special URL . www.curiositystream.com/spacenuts - you'll be glad you did. In this episode of Space Nuts, we take a look at the geysers on Enceladus. The James Webb Space Telescope has had another look at them after they've been previously seen elsewhere, ...

SN350: Questions Time
Space Nuts May 04, 202300:44:0640.43 MB

SN350: Questions Time

The Sun's Wobble: Unraveling the Mystery of Solar Movement If you're feeling frustrated and disheartened by reading countless articles and watching endless videos about black holes without gaining a deeper understanding of human proximity to them, then you are not alone! In this episode, you will be able to: Unravel the enigm...

Unlocking the Mystery of Exoplanet Magnetic Fields | E348
Space Nuts April 20, 202300:43:1439.64 MB

Unlocking the Mystery of Exoplanet Magnetic Fields | E348

As I discussed the potential of magnetic fields on exoplanets with Professor Fred Watson, I was surprised to learn that not all planets have them - a discovery that ignited my curiosity and passion to explore the universe and uncover the secrets of extraterrestrial life. What other unexpected revelations await me on this capt...

Unveiling Mars' Glacial Remains: A Water Game Changer? | Space Nuts 347
Space Nuts April 13, 202300:49:1545.14 MB

Unveiling Mars' Glacial Remains: A Water Game Changer? | Space Nuts 347

In this episode, you will be able to: Uncover the potential for water sources on Mars due to newly discovered glacial remains. Dive into the intricacies of ultra-massive black holes and their impact on gravitational lensing and event horizons. Grasp the complex issue of time travel and how Earth's motion affects pinpointing l...

Unlocking Moon Mysteries: Water-Rich Lunar Glass Beads | Space Nuts #346
Space Nuts April 06, 202300:45:4541.95 MB

Unlocking Moon Mysteries: Water-Rich Lunar Glass Beads | Space Nuts #346

In this episode, you will be able to: Unravel the intriguing results of the Chang'e 5 mission and its implications on lunar water resources. Investigate the peculiar characteristics of 'Oumuamua and its potential hydrogen propulsion mechanism. Mitigate Earth's asteroid threats by understanding the process of detecting perilou...

340: Uncovering the Dark Side: Is Dark Energy Coming from Black Holes?
Space Nuts February 23, 202300:47:0743.19 MB

340: Uncovering the Dark Side: Is Dark Energy Coming from Black Holes?

When listener Daniel poses a theory linking black holes to dark matter and dark energy, Andrew and Fred embark on an adventure to uncover the truth and explore the potential for a Nobel Prize, but must prove the revolutionary theory before time runs out. You will learn how to unlock the secrets of the mysterious dark energy t...

Active Mars // Square Kilometre Array // JWST Update // Questions & Answers
Space Nuts December 08, 202200:48:5367.17 MB

Active Mars // Square Kilometre Array // JWST Update // Questions & Answers

Thanks for joining us on Space Nuts, the podcast about astronomy and space science also heard on community radio across Australia. My name is Andrew Dunkley, your host. And coming up on this edition, we're going to be looking at the Square Kilometre Array. And the reason is because you can actually look at it because they've ...