Walkabout the Galaxy

The astroquarks are joined by Dr. Adam Burgasser from the Cool Star Lab at the University of California San Diego to talk about the mysterious members of the astrophysical menagerie that lie between planets and stars. Brown dwarfs are lurking in the dark, sometimes closer than we might think. We also have spaceflight history trivia, 20 new moons, and a spot about G.

Direct download: Bananas_About_Brown_Dwarfs.mp3
Category:Science -- posted at: 8:58pm EST