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HPR’s Dave Lawrence and Christopher Phillips host Stargazer every Monday to discuss the latest developments in astronomy.

August 17 - 23, 2015 Stargazer: Discovery Of A Hot Jupiter


In addition to finding out what to look for this week in our island skies, we hear about a discovery of a planet being described as similar to a “hot Jupiter" as HPR's Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer.       

Credit J. Rameau (UdeM) and C. Marois (NRC Herzberg)
Discovery image of 51 Eri b with the Gemini Planet Imager

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Dave Lawrence is the local host of All Things Considered, Road Stories (formerly Off the Road), and Stargazer.
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