Now What

02.25.2021 - By Space Nuts

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Astronomy, Science, Space, and Stuff.Space Nuts Episode 241 with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew DunkleyNow What?●The Perseverance Rover has landed on Mars on schedule and as planned. But now what?●The Gaia Space Observatory study into binary stars…some results have been released and Fred explains their importance.●     Listener questions…the shadows on the tennis court during the Australian Open and another on La Grange Points…Fred has answers.For more Space Nuts, supporter links, to visit the shop, buy a book, to leave us your questions, and to stream podcast episodes on-demand, visit our website at https://spacenutspodcast.com (mobile friendly). Become a Space Nuts Crew Member (supporter) and help us reach our goal of becoming completely listener supported. We figure we can better use the time producing and researching more content for you, rather than chasing sponsors and advertisers. Space Nuts is a completely independent podcast and we receive no funds from any large corporations, Government grants etc. We rely on providing the best content we can for our listeners, but we still have bills to pay every month in order to keep the lights on. So, help reach our first goal of 1,000 subscribers at which point we’ll become financially viable….and we can stop chasing advertisers.By becoming a Space Nuts crew member, you not only help us achieve our goals, but gain immediate access to our catalogue of special commercial-free versions of Space Nuts plus bonus content. Instant access to 100+ plus posts once signed up...Simply sign on via our Patreon or Supercast pages… Space Nuts with Professor Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley is creating Astronomy and Space Science Podcasts or (New) The Space Nuts Super Exclusive Commercial Free Feed and if you’d like to check out our new bundled options: Bitesz Network on Supercast Details and links are also available on our website: https://spacenutspodcast.com or www.bitesz.com Sponsor Link:This episode of Space Nuts is brought you with the support of LastPass password manager...sorting out the biggest hassle we all have on the internet...and you can do it for free. Details at spacenutspodcast.com/lastpass  Use this link and help support the show. Thanks... ExpressVPN - Rated No.1 by TechRadar and as used by us. For three months free with any 12-month package, just visit www.tryexpressvpn.com/space  and help support the show. NameCheap….the best way to buy and manage your domain names. Get more details at https://spacenutspodcast.com/namecheap and help support the show. This is the service we use to manage all of our domains and we highly recommend them.  Join the Space Nuts Facebook group...chat and share stuff with other listeners, ask your questions….Andrew may even answer them. This is your community so we want to hear from you. Just search for the Space Nuts Group on Facebook and join today. See you there… https://www.facebook.com/groups/2677812375570941 Time to treat yourself with one of our new T-Shirts, Polo shirts, coffee mugs, stickers and more. Details here: https://bitesz-com.myshopify.com  (They make great presents…just saying). Professor Fred Watson’s latest book is available now - ‘Cosmic Chronicles’ - Are we alone in the Universe? Where did the Moon come from? How do we know what stars are made of? Could there really be a future in asteroid mining? In Cosmic Chronicles, Fred Watson – Australia’s Astronomer-at-Large and bestselling...

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