What’s the difference between the northern hemisphere skies and those we get to see in the global South?
Allen interviews Carol Botha and discuss about watching the Sputnik booster rocket pass overhead as a little girls, explains why she prefers sketching at the eyepiece to astrophotography, and shares telescope buying tips for newcomers.
In this episode, we interview Nicole Thomas, a PhD student at the University of the Western Cape with an interest in the evolution of galaxies, and the super-massive black holes that lie within.
Today episode of Urban Astronomer will feature Dr Tana Joseph, an astrophysicist with a special interest in extra-galactic X-ray binary star systems. She is also the founder and owner of AstroComms, a STEM consultancy and communications company.
In this episode, Allen gets called out by a listener for defending the old Geocentric model of the universe, and tries to explain why he did it.