Episode Title

For Stephen Hawking

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Series Title

Walkabout the Galaxy

Keywords

Stephen Hawking, radiation from black holes, Hawking Radiation, telescopes, Deep Space Network

Contributor

Anna Metke

Disciplines

Astrophysics and Astronomy | Physics

Description

The astroquarks discuss the late Stephen Hawking's first major breakthrough in astrophysics: radiation from black holes, now known as Hawking Radiation and what that means about what would happen if you through all the recordings of Walkabout the Galaxy into a black hole. UCF student and astronomer Anna Metke joins Josh and Jim to talk about telescopes near and far, and the giant radio telescopes of the Deep Space Network used to talk to spacecraft across the solar system.

Date Created

3-28-2018

Item Type

Podcast

Type

article

Length of Episode

51:00

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