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Your audio guide to the stars, hosted by Mark Thompson.

The Pocket Astronomer Why did the Chicken?

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Your audio guide to the stars, hosted by Mark Thompson.

    October 2020 - Autumn Skies and Distant Planets

    October 2020 - Autumn Skies and Distant Planets

    Put TV Astronomer Mark Thompson and let him be your guide to the stars!

    • 23 min
    September 2020 - Venus Bonus minisode

    September 2020 - Venus Bonus minisode

    In this bonus minisode, Mark talks about the announcement of possible signs of life on Venus and how you can spot the planet for yourself, no equipment required!

    • 2 min
    September 2020 - The Colour of Stars

    September 2020 - The Colour of Stars

    In tonight’s episode we’ll be exploring the colour of stars by hunting down the constellations Andromeda, Cepheus and Sagittarius and looking toward the centre of our Galaxy and testing your eyes to see if you can spot the elusive planet Uranus...

    • 26 min
    August 2020 - Galaxies and Legends

    August 2020 - Galaxies and Legends

    This month Mark takes you on a tour of three legendary constellations, explores two galaxies and teaches you how to spot Mars. For images, discussion and details on our competition to win a telescope, visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/thepocketastro

    • 31 min
    July 2020 - The Summer Sky

    July 2020 - The Summer Sky

    Your audio guide to the stars. This month, Mark takes you on a guided tour of the constellations of the summer sky, plus helps you hunt down Jupiter and Saturn.

    • 21 min
    Welcome to the Pocket Astronomer!

    Welcome to the Pocket Astronomer!

    Welcome to my new podcast The Pocket Astronomer - your audio guide to the stars.For more information, follow @thepocketastro on Twitter and join our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/thepocketastro.

    • 49 sec

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