152 episodes

What would happen if you fell into a black hole? How big is the universe? Just what the heck is a quasar, anyway?

You've got questions, and astrophysicist Paul Sutter has the answers! Submit questions via Twitter using #AskASpaceman or post to facebook.com/PaulMattSutter. Every week you will come closer to COMPLETE KNOWLEDGE OF TIME AND SPACE!

Ask a Spaceman‪!‬ Paul M. Sutter

    • Natural Sciences
    • 4.7 • 44 Ratings

What would happen if you fell into a black hole? How big is the universe? Just what the heck is a quasar, anyway?

You've got questions, and astrophysicist Paul Sutter has the answers! Submit questions via Twitter using #AskASpaceman or post to facebook.com/PaulMattSutter. Every week you will come closer to COMPLETE KNOWLEDGE OF TIME AND SPACE!

    Astro101 Part 8 - What is the Future of Astronomy?

    Astro101 Part 8 - What is the Future of Astronomy?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we’ll have: What does it take to have a career in astronomy? What does a professional astronomer actually do? What can you do to help astronomy? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 38 min
    Astro101 Part 7 - What is the Universe?

    Astro101 Part 7 - What is the Universe?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we’ll have: How did the universe begin? How will it end? What’s going on in here and how did we learn all this? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 46 min
    Astro101 Part 6 - What are Galaxies?

    Astro101 Part 6 - What are Galaxies?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we’ll have: What is a galaxy? What does our own galaxy look like? What are the different kinds of galaxies, and how did they get that way? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 42 min
    Astro101 Part 5 - What are Neutron Stars, White Dwarfs, and Black Holes?

    Astro101 Part 5 - What are Neutron Stars, White Dwarfs, and Black Holes?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we’ll have: What is a white dwarf? What is a neutron star? What is a black hole? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 38 min
    Astro101 Part 4 - What Happens When Stars Die?

    Astro101 Part 4 - What Happens When Stars Die?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we have: What’s the difference between a “dwarf” and “giant” star? How are stars born? What happens when stars die? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 34 min
    Astro101 Part 3 - What is a Star?

    Astro101 Part 3 - What is a Star?

    It’s time for school! The Astro101 series will cover some of the most important questions in astronomy. In today’s lesson, we’ll have: What are the different kinds of stars? Why does classification in astronomy make no sense? How the heck do we define a “star”, anyway? I discuss these questions and more in today’s Ask a Spaceman!

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

Fivemileshigh ,

Mind opening!

Rarely can you find such entertaining story telling about complex and wondrous topics such as light, gravity and how our universe works. Thank you Mr. Sutter!

POKERIST = SCAM ,

Focus

Just get to the point ....

Kirk Littletree ,

Always looking forward to new episodes!

Always entertaining and always fascinating, Paul has a real talent for bringing the vast complexity of time and space down to a level where people can understand it, but without dumbing it down.

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