Episode 764

Habitable Hycean Worlds: An interview with Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan

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October 18th, 2021

54 mins 40 secs

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My guest today is Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan, a PhD astronomer at the University of Cambridge. Dr. Madhusudhan is one of the researchers who investigated the habitability of "hycean worlds"; ocean worlds with a thick hydrogen ocean. These worlds are completely alien to anything we have in the Solar System, and yet, could have a much wider region that remains habitable than terrestrial planets.

https://people.ast.cam.ac.uk/~nmadhu/Nikku_Madhusudhan/Home.html

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