Naked Astronomy, from the Naked Scientists

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Naked Astronomy: the Naked Scientists' Astronomy and Space Science Podcast - audio that's out of this world...

2020 2020 Missions to Mars July 14, 2020
Mars is the destination of choice for three Mars missions this summer, with the US, China and the United Arab Emirates all preparing for launch...
Splashdown! June 15, 2020
Following the successful Crew Dragon launch, Apollo 8 commander Frank Borman talks about the terrors of splashdown...
Maiden Flight May 10, 2020
Astronauts are preparing for the first flight in the Dragon spacecraft...
Richard Hollingham celebrates Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden, who died in March.
The famous space telescope's 30th birthday, and 50 years since one of space's luckiest escapes...
New ways to study the sun and planets outside our solar system, and the show takes a philatelic slant...
Recorded live at European Astrofest 2020, space law, lunar ownership and the James Webb Space Telescope...
Shuttle astronaut Mike Mullane recounts stories of space sexism, toilets, and M'n'Ms...
On the tenth anniversary of Naked Astronomy, physicist Ben McAllister asks what's changed in astronomy over the last decade?
Seamstresses to the stars: the team who made Neil Armstrong's spacesuit
Moving to Mars Nov. 10, 2019
What would a house on Mars look like?
Virgin Orbit, Sweden's contribution to space, and an interview with the world's first spacewalker...
Boffins on Mars Sept. 10, 2019
The Boffins learn how to keep Mars safe from Earth-bugs. Plus: two Mars rovers, and a quarantine facility...
Boffins on Mars Sept. 9, 2019
How clean is really clean? This month, as Europe's Rosalind Franklin Mars rover leaves the UK, Space Boffins visit the clean room to discover the effort needed to keep Mars safe from Earth-bugs. With guest NASA Curiosity mission scientist Sanjeev ...
Space Boffins Richard Hollingham and Sue Nelson with a TinTin style headline for this month's podcast: lunar heritage and the lost meteorites of Antarctica. Recorded at the recent Bluedot festival, Space archaeologist and co-deputy chair of Austra...
Recorded at the recent Bluedot festival; preserving the Apollo sites and latest meteorite mission.
Continuing the anniversary celebration - and featuring the only woman in launch control for Apollo 11...
This is a Space Boffins podcast to blow your minds. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings, it features the only woman in launch control for Apollo 11, JoAnn Morgan, talking about her work as an instrumentation controller and coping wi...
The Boffins celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings...
As mankind celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings, Space Boffins Sue Nelson and Richard Hollingham are joined by bestselling Apollo 11 author David Whitehouse at the British Interplanetary Society. Universal Pictures' highly anticipa...