Astronomy Podcasts

10 May 2016

This month the Space Boffins get to grips with general relativity...

25 April 2016

On 9 May, Mercury will be seen as a black dot silhouetted against the Sun...

10 April 2016

Sue Nelson and Richard Hollingham bring news of space sofas and Martian sunsets...

25 March 2016

This month, we turn our instruments inwards and look back at planet Earth...

10 March 2016

The legendary Apollo 11 astronaut reveals his thoughts on the red planet...

25 February 2016

Gravitational waves are beginning to unlock the secrets of the universe...

10 February 2016

This month on Space Boffins, it's all things rovers...

25 January 2016

When did time begin? Was it with the Big Bang or was there something before?

10 January 2016

What happens when you need surgery but are living aboard the International Space Station?

10 December 2015

Prepping for Tim Peake's launch with Britain's first astronaut Helen Sharman...

10 November 2015

British astronaut, Tim Peake, bares all, from gravity and guitars to missions to Mars...

10 October 2015

On June 16, 1963 Valentina Tereshkova became the first female cosmonaut.

10 September 2015

Now that the probe has reached the perihelion, Space Boffins ask what's next?

12 August 2015

In a first for the Space Boffins podcast - an interview with astronauts in space! NASA...

13 July 2015

Recent rocket fails; a village on the moon and is space exploration good for all?

10 June 2015

Eileen Collins talks of flying shuttles and how female astronauts are treated by the media

10 May 2015

Six months after the historic landing the Space Boffins catch up with the Rosetta team.

16 April 2015

Space Boffins visit the original Apollo 10 craft; Skylon's spaceplane and ExoMars mission.

10 March 2015

How NASA's Space Launch System is getting along and Europe's new mission to Mercury....

10 February 2015

Why we should rescue Beagle 2; why Uranus should be next on the agenda; and space music..

10 January 2015

Space Boffins look forward to the most exciting missions of 2015...

10 December 2014

How astronauts get their caffeine fix in space, the future of NASA and the Orion launch...

14 November 2014

Rosetta's comet landing, the tragedy of SpaceShipTwo and a man who commands a Mars base.

10 October 2014

New spaceplanes, chocolate comets and the future of space travel...