BM: You’re leaving us shortly to head back to England, is that right?
SA: Yes, that’s right.
BM: Why England?
SA: We’re predicting an alignment of some key cosmological events in a few months, sometime in June, and basically, LA is going to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. You can’t pass up an opportunity like this, so Kate and I will be based at a radio observatory in England for the summer, and then probably the rest of the year as well as we collate and examine the data.
BM: Well, we hope you can make it back one day to tell us more about it – and the very best of luck with your research. Another break for some music now, after which we’ll be talking to both Dr Appleton and Dr Collins in the final part of our interview. This is Bob Maywood, this is Science Hour – and these are the cosmic riffs of Deep Purple…