Chris and Rob discuss comets, comets and comets (well just three comets in fact). There’s a beautiful view of Saturn from Cassini, dust on the Moon, and talk of superpowers.
Episode #95. If you have anything you’d like us to look at, or any questions you’d like us to answer - use the links at the top of the web page at http://recycledelec.com. Follow us on Twitter @recycledelec @orbitingfrog and @chrislintott.
Comet ISON Image from Will Gater here: pic.twitter.com/mqplNmdG5q
Saturn image from Cassini: http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA17172
Formalhaut planet isn’t a planet (maybe)? http://arxiv.org/abs/1311.5035
Milky Way has a jet: http://chandra.si.edu/press/13_releases/press_112013.html
Rediscovered Apollo data shows how Moon dust builds up.
Audio content Copyright 2013 Chris Lintott and Robert Simpson. Many thanks to Oxford Press Office for recording space. Podcast Image courtesy of Flickr user bazik (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bazik/395792175/).