10 episodes

Spaghettification: A podcast where science and astronomy meets beer and light-hearted humour. Two hosts from different worlds collide in an explosion of enthusiasm in the field of astronomy. One, an astrophysicist, the other a backyard astronomer, look to share with you their passion for all things astronomy and craft beer.

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    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Spaghettification: A podcast where science and astronomy meets beer and light-hearted humour. Two hosts from different worlds collide in an explosion of enthusiasm in the field of astronomy. One, an astrophysicist, the other a backyard astronomer, look to share with you their passion for all things astronomy and craft beer.

    We’re Talking To The Man In The Mirror

    We’re Talking To The Man In The Mirror

    Welcome to Episode 10 of Spaghettification. Listen in to find out how a little impulsive buy at Aldi changed the life of Diego Colonnello, the Telescope God.

    We unlock Diego's journey, from Venezuela to Australia, from robotic engineering to astronomy, through his passion for exploring the unknown.

    So polish your telescope mirror, set up that scope, sit under the stars and enjoy the view as we take you on an astronomical journey, ears bathed in the velvety, sexy Venezuelan voice of Diego Colonnello.
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    • 52 min
    I’m Walking On Sunspots... Wooo Oooh

    I’m Walking On Sunspots... Wooo Oooh

    What blazes brightly in the sky... Comets? Yep! The Sun? Yep! In this episode of Spaghettification, find out how to see one of the many comets streaking across the sky this January and bask in the glowing deep sky target that's a favourite amongst astrophotographers: the stunning Rosette Nebula. We discuss the 'Monarch of the Moon', the Copernicus Crater, and dive deep into the Sun with a discussion on solar cycles and the impacts of space weather.

    So put on that sunscreen, switch off the cricket and relax in the backyard under the Sun with an ice cold beer and listen in to Episode 9 of Spaghettification. Who knows... you may just learn something new!
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    All Nora Wants For Christmas Is Webb

    All Nora Wants For Christmas Is Webb

    Episode 8 of Season 1 is upon us! This podcasts our guest is Nora Lützgendorf, Nora is an Astrophysicist who works at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore. Nora like many of us only wants one thing for Christmas: the successful launch of the James Webb Space Telescope. When she’s not making Christmas wishes Nora can be found working her magic on LISA (The Laser Interferometer Space Antenna). So join us as we launch (hopefully) into the spirit of Christmas armed with a shot of limoncello
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    • 53 min
    Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Comet

    Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Comet

    Merry Christmas to all and to all good episode 7! That’s right we’re bringing the holiday cheer this episode, talking all things festive: movies, comets and clusters. Oh, and a few other things here and there, particularly henges: what are they and how do they relate to astronomy? So, warm that eggnog and switch those Christmas tree lights on Griswold style and unwrap this episode with the excitement of a child on Christmas morning.
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    All Jack Hears Is Radio GaGa

    All Jack Hears Is Radio GaGa

    Episode 6 of Season 1 sees us join Jack Line a Research Associate at the Curtin Institute of Radio Astronomy to discuss the things that go Ga Ga in the night sky. Jack works in a group trying to detect the presence of the very first stars early in the life of the Universe using radio waves. His main gig these days is trying to simulate what a telescope called the Murchison Widefield Array sees, and comparing it to real data, to help us understand what we're seeing. Join us as we have our finest hour and go Radio Gaga with Jack Line.
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    • 58 min
    I Just Viewed You & This Is Crazy, Here’s My Huawei, Can I Image You maybe?

    I Just Viewed You & This Is Crazy, Here’s My Huawei, Can I Image You maybe?

    We spoke about some planets, You’ll have to listen to know. 
    Then about the moon, its tall mountains as well. 
    Then traded our souls for Orion, NGC1788 and Meteor showers, 
    You were looking for this, and now you're ilistening away, 
    Two comets were passing’, Dawn & Dusk was showin’ 
    Three ‘types of twilight glowing, 
    It’s time for, Astrophonetography!
    I just viewed you & this is crazy,
     Here’s my Huawei, can I image you maybe?
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/spaghettificationpodcast)

    • 1 hr 3 min

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