ESOcast 112: Catching Starlight
Capturing and recording the light from the heavens has always been an essential aspect of astronomy. In this episode, we’re going to delve into the history of the sensors that ...
The Event ^Horizon 2017/06/09
Thanks to Star Storm for this weeks links http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/this-weeks-sky-at-a-glance-june-9-17/ http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_9,_2017 http://www.collectspace.com/news/news-060717a-nasa_astronaut-class-2017.html https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2017/hubble-astronomers-develop-a-new-use-for-a-century-old-relativity-experiment http://www.astronomy.com/news/2017/06/astronomers-weigh-a-white-dwarf https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/nasa-finds-evidence-of-diverse-environments-in-curiosity-samples https://www.aavso.org/aavso-alert-notice-581
23:00 UTCNaked Astronomy
Missions to Mars
The Space Boffins return to Mars to hear about progress on the plus-sized US and petite European rovers. Recorded in the Mars Yard in Stevenage, Richard and Sue are joined ...
Space Pirate Radio 2017/06/08 Mediocre Nova!
The Show Notes…… https://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catal http://www.shallowsky.com/jupiter/og/PIA20014 https://www.wired.com/2017/06/juno-jupiter-video/ https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/a-whole-new-jupiter-first-science-results-from-nasa-s-juno-mission Two New Satellites for Jupiter http://www.astronomy.com/news/2017/06/x-ray-blast-produces-molecular-black-hole https://www.nasa.gov/feature/new-horizons-deploys-global-team-for-rare-look-at-next-flyby-target http://www.space.com/37071-new-horizons-flyby-target-occultations.html Potential “Failed Supernova” Black Hole Discovered https://scitechdaily.com/cassini-provides-colorful-view-saturns-hexagon/
17:00 UTCNASA's Chandra X-ra...
A Tour of R Aquarii
In biology, "symbiosis" refers to two organisms that live close to and interact with one another. Astronomers have long studied a class of stars â€" called symbiotic stars â€" that ...