Category Archives: Hubble

AstroMcGill Episode 45 – Matt Mountain

Guest: Matt Mountain (Director of STScI)

We had a very interesting and inspiring discussion about the Hubble Space Telescope, and the many discoveries made by this telescope. We also talked about Hubble’s successor, the James Webb Space Telescope, and its potential to search for life outside of our Solar system.

Hosts: Ryan Lynch and Sebastien Guillot

Duration: 35 minutes

Production: James O’Callaghan.


AstroMcGill Episode 21 – Victoria Scowcroft

Guest: Victoria Scowcroft (Carnegie Observatory). We talked about her involvement in the Carnegie Hubble Program, a project dedicated to the measurement of the Hubble constant by calibrating the steps of the distance ladder.

Hosts: James Kennedy and Sebastien Guillot.

Duration: 17 minutes.