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Marek Kukula talks with artist and blacksmith Matthew Luck Galpin about his installation at the Royal Observatory, and how it was to work with meteorites. Download this episode

Yuri Gagarin – the first man in space

Marek Kukula reveals how the 50th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s flight into space is being celebrated, and how you can get involved where you live. Download this episode

The 28-inch telescope

Marek Kukula reveals why the 28-inch telescope is bigger than it sounds. Download this episode

Bradley’s Zenith Sector

Marek Kukula reveals how an object that looks like a copper drainpipe proved that the Earth is moving through space. Download this episode


Marek Kukula reveals another of his favourite objects, but this time it’s not inside the Museum. Download this episode

The Planetarium Dome

Marek Kukula reveals another of his favourite objects, which by looking along its slope, appears to reveal the stars rotating. Download this episode

The Gibeon meteor

Marek Kulula takes a look at another of his favourite objects which will probably be the oldest thing you will ever touch. Download this episode

Viewing the universe

Marek Kukula discusses how the universe looks very different when viewed with different types of light. Download this episode

Mars meteor

Marek Kukula, Public Astronomer, reveals how a rock from Mars came to Earth, and how it possibly had unfortunate consequences for a dog. Download this episode

Behind the scenes at Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Astronomy Photographer of the Year judge Marek Kulula reveals what makes his perfect astronomy photo. So if you’re planning on entering next year’s competition, tune in to pick up some top tips. Photos by Martin Pugh, Nikhil Shahi, Edward Henry and Sarah Gilligan. Download this episode (Flash video) Download this…