Category: News and Such

Various updates and information about Walkabout the Galaxy.

January 28, 2020 / News and Such

If you’re new to Walkabout the Galaxy, we generally suggest you start with the most recent since we frequently talk about recent news. But here, in no particular order, are a few episodes you might…

September 10, 2019 / News and Such

The astroquarks revisit the importance of H2O on the Moon, even if it is tied up inside rocks, before taking a visit to the realm of the Milky Way’s gigantic bubbles of plasma emanating, it…

August 12, 2019 / Astrophysics

The astroquarks take a stroll through the extrasolar planetary zoo where there are new members of the close-to-Earth-sized club and a peculiar Neptune-y thingy orbiting super close to its star. Meanwhile there are rapid developments…

March 19, 2019 / Earth

Sometimes it seems like you can’t count on anything, and now the Earth’s north pole is on the move at a dramatically accelerated rate, more than 30 miles per year. Of course, that’s not the…

February 3, 2018 / News and Such
January 10, 2018 / Astrophysics

Join the astroquarks for a look back at a remarkable year. There were lots of exciting discoveries in the cosmological realm to distract us from our more terrestrial concerns, and boy did we need them!…