2020-04-06 / MP3 [15.5MB; 32m 18s]
David, Jen, Mark, Megan, and Stuart present Seldom Sirius. Episode twenty three in which we are isolated in space.
Hello again! It has been a while, hasn't it? In this episode, we talk about what we've done in the year since we last made an episode, we chat about isolation on the International Space Station (and down here on Earth), and we find out the dangers of letting astrophysicists get bored.
- Stranger Than Sci-fi on BBC Sounds
- Astronaut tips on coping with isolation are here
- ESA webcast of astronauts offering inspiration
- Satellite animation (10 years of planned launches)
- ESO study of the potential impact of mega constellations on some professional observatories
- Astrophysicist gets magnets stuck up nose while inventing coronavirus device
|Socially isolated:||Jen Gupta|
|Image:||Bruce McCandless II socially isolates whilst orbiting in a jetpack / CREDIT: NASA|