It's Raining Gems

02.24.2022 - By Space Nuts

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Space Nuts 293 Show NotesFebruary 24, 2022Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff.Space Nuts Episode 293 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley •An exoplanet discovered with unusual rain…gemstones.•A James Webb Telescope update.•A quadruple asteroid system has been discovered by a group of observers in Thailand. Fred has details.•Listener questions – in this episode, Research papers, how accurate or otherwise might they be; is it really possible for a black-hole to become a singularity and a question about photons and black-holes. Fred has answers.Sponsor Links:NordVPN – the fast and best way of securing your data. Get our special price, plus one month free by visiting Magic Mind…the scientifically developed tonic for your brain. For our special offer so you can join Andrew in his challenge, just visit Space Nuts Premium edition is now available on Spotify for our Supercast subscribers (sorry, Patreon isn’t there yet…fingers crossed). To access the premium feed, just log in to your Spotify account and do a search. Use your current subscriber details to unlock the premium content. If you’d like to become a subscriber, just visit and sign up. You even get a 30-day free trial to see if it’s right for you. Nothing to lose.Premium Editions also now available via subscription through Apple Podcasts…again with a 30-day free trial.For more Space Nuts, visit our websites. Links: New: Listen to Space Nuts on your favorite app with the Universal listen link: If you find value in Andrew & Fred’s work, you might like to consider buying them a coffee. They’d really appreciate the break. Thank you… New: Take the Space Nuts Listener Feedback survey. We need to know how you think the show is going. Take the 1-minute survey at - thank you.If you love this podcast, please get someone else to listen to. Thank you…For more podcast listening, visit our HQ at

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