Category: Episodes

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August 10, 2017 / Episodes

The Sun doesn’t just shine, it rings like a bell, or a drumhead wrapped into a ginormous ball of incandescent plasma. The astroquarks talk about how helioseismology¬†tells us about the interior of the Sun, and…

July 30, 2017 / Episodes

That asteroid is rogue, and that’s hyperbolic, but not hyperbole. The astroquarks welcome Dr. Dan Durda to discuss the first detection of a planetary object passing through our solar system that definitively came from another…

July 21, 2017 / Episodes

Dr. Kristen John of NASA’s Johnson Space Center joins the astroquarks for a wide-ranging discussion on topics from Jupiter’s Great Red Spot to teleportation (yes, it’s a real thing) and just what that means (not…

July 9, 2017 / Episodes

The astroquarks are joined by Dr. Phil Metzger who spends a lot of time thinking about how our civilization can make the great leap into space. We may not be that far away from truly…

June 28, 2017 / Episodes

Planet 9, also known as Egotron in honor of its supporters, has never been seen. A new statistical analysis of a deep sky survey suggests that’s because it doesn’t exist. The object’s existence has been…

June 21, 2017 / Episodes

The astroquarks take a look at new indications of water ice on the Moon, evidence that Jupiter formed in less than a million years, and the third detection by LIGO of gravitational waves from a…