Interviews about Space Science

Interviews about space science, astronomy, rockets, planets, galaxies, stars...

07 July 2011

Should we ever want to visit our astronomical neighbours, we will first need to get over a lot of technological,...

07 July 2011

How do we spot planets in the glare of their parent star? Ben Oppenheimer is associate curator of astrophysics at the...

26 June 2011

Fact Impact: A high-speed run-down of facts about Galaxies

19 June 2011

The Square Kilometre Array, or SKA, should help us to answer some of the big outstanding questions about our universe...

05 June 2011

Although it’s a popular conversation topic – it’s very tricky to predict the English weather. But what about if you...

31 May 2011

What is round and measures 1 billionth of a millimetre across? Yes, you guessed it, it’s the electron. Theories have...

27 May 2011

Pulsar hunters search for tell tale repeated signals in masses of data - and sometimes they spot something unusual....

25 May 2011

Fact Impact: A high-speed run-down of facts about Mars...

19 April 2011

In this week's Planet Earth, Sue Nelson has been along to find out about a European Space Agency mission called...

25 March 2011

How do you communicate the concept of the Cosmic Microwave Background to families and children. Andrew Pontzen...

25 March 2011

Louise Ogden continues her series looking at our large telescopes by introducing the Chandra x-ray observatory...

25 March 2011

What goes on at an Institute of Astronomy open day? Carolin Crawford explains what happens once the doors are opened...