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Extremely European Telescope

20 Jun 2014, 16:40 UTC
Extremely European Telescope
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Rob and Chris talk about social machines, Saturn, and shadows behind Jupiter. There’s a comet quietening down and a moon stinking things up. [MP3 Link] Episode #110. 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. Links: Misused scientific terms http://io9.com/10-scientific-ideas-that-scientists-wish-you-would-stop-1591309822 Social Machines - OWD as an example: http://orbitingfrog.com/2014/06/17/crowdsourcing-the-first-world-war-a-lovely-social-machine/ Cassini says: Titan smells of farts and gasoline: http://www.iflscience.com/space/titan-smells-gasoline-and-farts Best photo ever taken from an aeroplane window: http://petapixel.com/2014/06/16/photograph-milky-way-taken-window-airplane-atlantic/Damp squib of a groundbreaking : http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1419/ Jupiter’s moons are visible in eclipse : http://subarutelescope.org/Pressrelease/2014/06/18/index.html Rosetta’s comet is quietening down : http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/Rosetta/Rosetta_s_comet_expect_the_unexpected http://www.mps.mpg.de/3647364/PM_2014_06_19_Rosetta-Komet_schlaeft_wieder_ein Oceans under the Earth (CAPS ) : http://www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2014/06/new-evidence-for-oceans-of-water-deep-in-the-earth.html John Oliver and Stephen Hawking: http://io9.com/stephen-hawking-interviewed-by-john-oliver-is-absolutel-1591430711 The Life Scientific: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b046kwpv @drawnyourtweet Credits: Audio content Copyright 2011-2014 Chris Lintott and Robert Simpson. Many thanks to Oxford Press Office for recording space. Podcast Image of lightbulb courtesy of Flickr user bazik (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bazik/395792175/).

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