Interviews about Space Science

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

29 May 2018

Is there life on the red planet? How can we find out?

29 May 2018

How would we find a suitable new planet? Are there any planets with atmospheres like ours?

29 May 2018

Would you leave Earth if you had to? Why would we need to leave at all?

22 May 2018

What does the space race have to do with better contact lenses and safer eye surgeries? This week's Down to Earth...

30 April 2018

How kit for searching for life on Mars has led to a mini pump used in a handheld explosives detector...

17 April 2018

How the space race spawned the selfie…

10 April 2018

The first evidence of a black hole swarm at the centre of our galaxy...

20 March 2018

How was Hawking grappling with these strange cosmic entities?

20 March 2018

Martin Rees explains Hawkings early work...

06 March 2018

How life found a way on one of the world's driest deserts...

06 March 2018

What does space travel have to do with efficient folding?

20 February 2018

Who will be The Naked Scientists' big brain of the week?

12 February 2018

Astronomers explore a planetary system very similar to our own.

12 February 2018

The most powerful rocket ever built takes to the skies.

06 February 2018

How a plasma drill in space can help us charge things faster here on earth.

23 January 2018

... The biggest and most advanced telescope dish ever made.

23 January 2018

What instruments will be on board the James Webb Space Telescope?

23 January 2018

How will this giant sunshield unfold in space?

23 January 2018

What are the challenges ahead of launch for JWST? Are astronomers ready?

23 January 2018

Imagine folding up a a giant telescope, like origami, squashing it into a rocket and blasting it one million miles into...

09 January 2018

What's on the horizon for space commerce in 2018?

19 December 2017

We celebrate 50 years since the discovery that changed astronomy forever

18 December 2017

Aritsts have given voices to the junk floating around in space...

12 December 2017

Is there an equivalent to The Force based in reality?