Willie Koortz discuss about South Africa’s role in the early days of the Space Age, looking at professional-amateur collaborative projects and MeerKAT continuing to contribute valuable scientific research.
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How to design, build, launch and operate satellite, with a special focus on South Africa’s own satellites over the past few decades.
Podcaster: Allen Versfeld (more…)
Mars One, it’s goals, and how it plans to achieve them.
Discussion with Cassini mission scientist Dr. Michele Dougherty whose team made a number of discoveries about the Saturn system including the presence of a subsurface ocean on Enceladus.
How to support scientist and their data from an IT point of view? more with @uastronomer and Simon Fishley.
An interview with Patricia Skelton about South Africa’s role in astronomy, her own astronomical research, and her best advice for students and learners who’re thinking of a career in astronomy.
An interview with astrophotographer Cory and Tanja Schmitz