Saluting the Late Professor Frank Drake
Space Nuts September 08, 202200:42:5158.89 MB

Saluting the Late Professor Frank Drake

Professor Fred WatsonProfessor Fred WatsonHost
Andrew DunkleyAndrew DunkleyHost
Space Nuts Episode 321 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley
Andrew: Hello again. My name is Andrew Dunkley, the host of the Space Nuts podcast and joining me is Professor Fred Watson, astronomer at large. What’s on this episode Fred?
Fred: Magical episode as always, Andrew. We've got, the first exoplanet imaged by the James Webb Space Telescope. Really exciting to actually see directly the image of a planet for the first time. And we're going to talk about that well known asteroid impact experiment called DART, because we have news on that and some sad news as well about the passing of Professor Frank Drake of Drake Equation fame.
Andrew: Yes, indeed, very sad news there, but lots to talk about on the very next episode and some audience questions as well. So, I hope you can stay with us for episode 321 of Space Nuts.

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