Solar flares, A Submarine & Dark Matter - Space Nuts with Dr Fred Watson & Andrew Dunkley

Mar 08, 2018, 11:25 PM

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In Episode 93 of Space Nuts:

*Solar flares...just what are they and how do they happen? Dr. Fred explains...

*NASA’s Space Submarine program...

*A listener question (Hi Andrew) - Does Dark Matter interact with itself gravitationally? Dr. Fred, over to you…

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