Stump the Librarian: Outer Space Episode

Welcome to the third episode of Stump the Librarian, a podcast where two librarians from Kent District Library, Emily and Courtnei, with a little help from the librarian behind the curtain, Jill, answer questions from curious listeners. Join us in this episode as we find the answers to three fantastic questions all about Outer Space. How many planets are there in the universe? Is there life on any of those planets? And what exactly is the hardest rock of them all?

You’ll have to take a listen to find out the answers to these curious questions! And don’t forget to join us every other Wednesday as we try to answer your inquisitive questions and see if it’s possible to stump a librarian! You can submit a question via We would love to hear what questions are on your minds! Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast via or wherever you prefer to listen so you never miss an episode. 

Interested in learning and exploring more about this episode's curious questions?  You can always use any of the databases KDL has to offer with your library card. Just go to to find the best database for more information on the answer to your question. And don’t forget the books! Our catalog is full of amazing books that are filled with fascinating information. Just visit to search for your next great nonfiction read!