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*Comet Swan swoops past Earth It seems to be the case of another month means another new comet as C/2020 F8 Swan is currently making its closest approach to Earth passing some 85 million kilometres away. *The Jovian ice moon Europa reveals new details New high-resolution images of the Jovian ice moon Europa are providing scientists with fresh clues about how its frozen surface formed. *The Mercury Telescope India is building a new telescope – with a difference instead of the traditional polished glass primary mirror -- this observatory will use spinning liquid mercury as the reflecting surface. *Kremlin launches top-secret Tundra military satellite Russian military forces have launched one of their most highly classified spy satellites. The EKS Tundra early warning surveillance satellite was launched aboard a Soyuz 2.1b rocket from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome 800 kilometres north of Moscow. *The Science Report Italian study shows a Kawasaki like disease increasing in kids with COVID-19. 880,000 people who don't smoke die prematurely every year from exposure to second-hand smoke. Extreme environmental change most likely cause for the extinction of Australian megafauna. T. Rex optimised for energy-efficient walking, rather than speed. New technology to fight fake science For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
*Queensland company wins Australian orbital rocket contract The Australian Department of Defence Science and Technology has awarded Queensland-based Gilmour Space a contract to develop a new orbital rocket launch system. *WFIRST Dark Energy Telescope renamed after Nancy Grace Roman NASA has formally named its Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope – WFIRST -- in honour of the agency’s first chief astronomer Nancy Grace Roman, who paved the way for space telescopes like Hubble to observe the universe from orbit – above the effects of Earth’s atmosphere. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/618688707026911232 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/618688812177096704 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/187935263898 *Lunar tee pee The European Space Agency has developed a new use for urine as a superplasticiser for making a robust type of concrete on the Moon. *The Science Report Autopsies of patients who died of COVID-19 show the virus is present in multiple organs. New study shows COVID-19 can be passed from cat to cat but questions remain about dogs. Global warming making cyclones and hurricanes stronger and more intense. Scientists develop a new prototype quantum radar device. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
*Scientists create a new type of atom Physicists have created a new never before seen exotic atom called Pionic Helium. Researchers created the particle to study the properties of a subatomic particle called a meson. *The Sun is less active than most stars A new study has found the Sun is at least five times less active than other similar stars. A report in the journal Science based on an analysis of 369 Sun-like stars shows that solar brightness variations are extremely weak – just 0.07 percent -- compared to other stars. *Elongating blobs of molten metals causing Earth’s magnetic north to move New data suggests a pair of giant elongating magnetic blobs deep below the Earth’s surface are causing the planet’s north magnetic pole to move at an ever-increasing rate from its current position in the Canadian arctic towards Siberia. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/618359342940487680 *The Science Report There have been positive early results from a phase 1 clinical trial of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine. Current greenhouse gas emissions could cause more frequent and longer dust bowl heatwaves. Archaeologists discover rare 2000 year old coin at a dig site near the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. New study finds Dr Google is usually wrong. New naturopathic centre opens in Australia’s new age hippie capital. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetimep; Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 49 *Stunning new images from the surface of the asteroid Ryugu Astronomers have released amazing new close up high-resolution images and video of the surface of the asteroid Ryugu. *Claims an extraterrestrial protein has been discovered Scientists have found what they think could be the first known extraterrestrial protein discovered inside a meteorite. *Gas giants do form differently to brown dwarfs A new study claims gas giant exoplanets located at the outer edges of their planetary systems are formed in a different way to brown dwarfs. *A Russian rocket suddenly breaks up in orbit – and no one’s really sure why The Russian Federal Space Agency Roscosmos says one of its rockets has suddenly broken up in orbit above the Indian Ocean. *The Science Report COVID-19 virus can be present in the semen of patients with the illness. Temperature and latitude do not appear to be associated with the spread of COVID-19. Iran carrying out cyber-attacks against the company making the COVID-19 drug remdesivir Where do Southern Right Whales spend their summers? For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime  Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
*New plan to intercept interstellar visitors NASA has provided some seed funding for an idea to develop a fleet of prepositioned spacecraft to study interstellar asteroids and comets before they zoom out of the solar system. *New evidence for watery plumes erupting on Europa New computer simulations based on data from NASA’s 1990s vintage Galileo spacecraft are providing more evidence that the Jovian ice moon Europa erupts plumes of water deep into space from its massive subsurface ocean. *Perseverance Rover placed in launch configuration for its flight to Mars NASA scientists and engineers have placed the Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover into its final launch configuration in preparation for its ride to the red planet. *The Science Report Why men are suffering worse outcomes from infection with COVID-19 than women. How to correctly disinfect your face mask. New study to examine how speed affect the metabolism of other drugs. The U.S. Space Force has acquired its first offensive weapon. Skeptics look at the latest Covid-19 conspiracy theories. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 47 *One of the oldest objects in the Milky Way Astronomers have discovered an ancient globular cluster that appears to be a staggering 13.6 billion years old – making it one of the oldest known objects in the Milky Way galaxy. *Growing doubts about one of the universe’s fundamental constants A new study suggests one of the fundamental constants of the laws of physics doesn’t appear to be quite so constant across the universe and seems to change depending on where you are. *Australia and United States threatened by out of control Chinese rocket Australia and the United States have escaped being hit by a deliberately out of control Chinese rocket. It was the most massive object to have made an uncontrolled atmospheric re-entry since the 39-tonne Russian Salyut-7 spacecraft crashed in Argentina in 1991. *China’s new capsule returns to Earth following its first test flight China claims its new prototype manned spacecraft has returned safely to Earth following a three-day orbital test flight. *The Science Report Some kids with COVID-19 antibodies now showing signs of a new inflammatory multisystem syndrome. The Chinese Military undertake a cyber attack on the Western Australian Government. Palaeontologists discover the oldest known Homo sapiens remains in Europe. Evidence that scientific advice was dismissed as part of the Adani Carmichael mine approval process. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
*Venus dominated by atmospheric tidal waves A new study shows Venus’s atmosphere rotates much faster than the planet itself because of a thermal tide generated by solar heating on the planet’s dayside and corresponding cooling on its nightside. *High speed turbulence preventing star birth in galactic centre A new study claims high speed gas collisions suppress star formation along the central bar of barred spiral galaxies. *X-37B Space Shuttle prepares for new mission The US Space Force is about to launch one of its X-37B space shuttles back into orbit.  The classified OTV-6 mission is slated to fly on May 16 aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from launch complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. *Test flight for China’s new manned capsule. China claims it successfully launched a new prototype capsule which would eventually be used to fly crew to Beijing’s planned space station and eventually to the Moon. *The Science Report Nasal swabs have been found to have far higher concentrations of the COVID-19 virus than throat swabs. How COVID-19 affects kids and adolescents. Claims coins may be better than notes for paying cash without spreading bacteria. Starting school an hour later may help our high school kids get a better night's rest. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime; Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 45 *Using colliding neutron stars to detect exotic quark-gluon plasma New computer modeling has suggested an exotic substance called quark-gluon plasma generated by the merging neutron stars could be detected through gravitational waves. *Jovian like cloud bands discovered on nearest Brown Dwarf Astronomers have discovered that the nearest brown dwarf to Earth – has cloud bands similar to those seen around Jupiter. *Ariane 6 still on track for maiden flight this year Well despite setbacks caused by the global COVID-19 corona virus pandemic – the Maiden flight of the European Space agency’s new Ariane 6 rocket is still slated to take place before the end of this year – launching 30 small OneWeb broadband satellites into orbit. *The Science Report Scientists say hydroxychloroquine worth further study as a treatment for COVID-19. Warnings that cell phones could be acting as ‘Trojan horses’ for coronavirus. Logging found to have had a profound effect on the catastrophic Australian bushfires. Discovery of the most complete crazy beast fossils ever found. Iran’s fake coronavirus detector. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or our new Supercast feed - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
*Discovery of the nearest black hole to Earth Astronomers have discovered the nearest black hole to Earth located just 1120 light years away. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/617425473426833408 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/617426176860880896; *How galaxies grew so big so early A new study suggests early galaxies first began growing big through their own internal gas reserves before they began consuming mass from other smaller nearby galaxies through galactic cannibalism. *Asteroid out of know where Astronomers have had a shock when an asteroid the size of a van suddenly swooped out of the darkness of space and streaking just 12 hundred kilometres above satellites. *The Science Report China, Russia and Iran engaged in cyber-attacks targeting research on COVID-19 vaccines. The FDA authorizes use of the experimental COVID-19 drug remdesivir for emergency use. The first case of COVID-19 has been detected in a family dog. New fossil suggests the dinosaur Spinosaurus was far more at home in the water than on land. Homeopathy banned from using CEASE treatment because it’s shonky and doesn’t work. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Three Companies

Three Companies

2020-05-0836:15

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 43 *Three companies selected to develop lunar module concepts to return people to the Moon NASA has selected SpaceX, Blue Origin, and Dynetics to further develop their concepts for the next generation of Lunar module.   *The US Navy releases its UFO videos The US Department of Defence has now formally released those three navy videos showing encounters between F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets and a series of unexplained aerial phenomena – what most people call UFOs. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616897100188368896  https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616896919795613696  https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616896643601760256    *Progress cargo ship launch A Russian Progress cargo ship has docked successfully with the International Space Station following a two orbit three hour fast rendezvous flight. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616559360153370624    *May Skywatch The Eta Aquarids meteor shower generated by Halley’s Comet is one of the highlights of May on Skywatch.   *The Science Report The first results from seven studies looking at using hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19. Nasal swabs found to have far higher concentrations of the COVID-19 virus than throat swabs. Bringing together the available evidence on COVID-19 in kids. Starting school an hour later may help our high school kids get a better night's rest.   For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes   Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime  Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com   To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily   Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Old - Very Old

Old - Very Old

2020-05-0628:241

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 42 *Plate Tectonics at least 3.2 billion years old A new study has found that planet Earth was already experiencing tectonic plate movements 3.2 billion years ago and that the plates back then were moving at similar rates to what they are now. *Hubble celebrates 30 years of science The Hubble Space Telescope has just celebrated its 30th anniversary in space. It’s hard to believe, but for more than a generation now, the Earth orbiting observatory has been redefining our view of the universe providing a new understanding of the cosmos and humanity’s place in it. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616451279135342592 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616454527703482368 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616455881122578432 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616456467051118592 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616456646119571456 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616456834127200256 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616456926961745920 *The Sun’s magnetic poles reversing polarity with two solar cycles active at once There’s been more evidence that the new solar cycle is taking hold on the Sun with magnetic map images from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft showing two separate solar cycle sun spots on the solar disk at the same time. *The Science Report China threatens Australian exports over Canberra’s call for an independent enquiry into COVID-19. Growing reports of young and middle-aged people, barely sick with covid-19, dying of strokes. Claims 43 percent of COVID-19 sufferers show no symptoms at all. A new study warns that global insect populations dropped 25% since 1990. Oil and gas operations releasing the greenhouse gas methane at twice the average rate. The healthiest way to brew a coffee. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Sponsor Link: ExpressVPN - rated No.1 by TechRadar - ww.tryexpressvpn.com/space Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you...  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 41 *Centaurs identified as permanent interstellar visitors in our solar system Astronomers have identified the first known permanent population of asteroids originating from outside our solar system. *Asteroid Flyby A two kilometre wide potentially hazardous NEO or Near Earth Object has just flown past Earth space. *Keeping track of Bepi Columbo As the European Space Agency’s Mercury bound BepiColumbo spacecraft undertook its 30 kilometre per second flyby of Earth the other week scientists with the University of Western Australia were keeping a close eye on it – just to make sure things were going as planned. *More Iranian rocket secrets revealed New images of last week’s Iranian rocket launch are providing more details about the test and exactly what really happened. *The Science Report All the available data on how COVID-19 infects the human body. Studies suggest warmer weather in the northern hemisphere may not curb the transmission of COVID-19. COVID-19 now affecting research into global warming. Study shows 56% of kids aged 8-12, and 69% of teens aged 13-18, watch videos online every day. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime  Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 40 *When worlds collide – the titanic collision of two asteroids Astronomers have observed an expanding cloud of icy debris caused by the catastrophic collision of two asteroids in a distant star system. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616007736900108288  https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/616002631330152448  *Why NASA chose Jezero Crater for the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover Preparations are continuing at the Cape Canaveral air force base for July’s planned launch of the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover. The mission will study the local geology and search for signs of past life on the red planet – which is why Jezero Crater was chosen from more than 60 candidate locations. *Belief in UFOs and alien abductions is falling because people have more things to worry about. Belief in extra-terrestrial life and aliens visiting the Earth in flying saucers to engage in some late-night probing has been a mainstay of science fiction for well over a hundred years but belief in UFOs and alien abductions is falling because people have more important things to worry about. *The Science Report Growing concerns that COVID-19 is spreading simply through breathing and talking. Paper towels are better at removing viruses that hot air hand dryers. Amphibians including frogs and salamanders on the front line of extinction due to global warming. Summer Arctic sea-ice is predicted to disappear before 2050 due to climate change. COVID-19 bringing out all the usual con-artists, shonks, and woo merchants. Sponsor Link: This episode of SpaceTime is brought to you with the support of Express VPN...rated No.1 by TechRadar. To take up our special offer, visit www.tryexpressvpn.com/space and help support the show. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of  Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 39 *Strongest evidence yet that neutrinos explain why the universe exists The difference between Neutrinos and their anti-matter counterpart may provide scientists with their best evidence yet to explain why the universe exists.   *Possible second planet detected orbiting Proxima Centauri Astronomers have received some tantalizing clues of a possible second planet orbiting Proxima Centauri – our nearest neighbouring star system.   *Cheops begins its science mission The European Space Agency’s exoplanetary mission Cheops has successfully completed three months of in-orbit commissioning and is now ready to begin its science mission. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/615629171343900672    *Expedition 62 returns home to a very different world Three Expedition 62 crew members have returned safely to Earth following their seven month stay aboard the International Space Station.   *The Science Report Growing international calls for an independent investigation into the COVID-19 pandemic. New gene editing approach which can attack 90 per cent of coronaviruses, including COVID-19. Aspirin linked to a significant reduction in the risk of developing cancers of the digestive tract. Estuaries in south-eastern Australia warming at twice the rate of oceans and the atmosphere. A significant step forward in understanding light–matter interactions of quantum systems.   Sponsor Link: This episode of SpaceTime is brought to you with the support of Express VPN...rated No.1 by TechRadar. To take up our special offer, visit www.tryexpressvpn.com/space and help support the show.   For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes   Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of  Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime  Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com   To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist or visit https://www.bitesz.com/astronomy-daily  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Stream episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com/spacetimemobile friendly) *Stars dancing around a monster black hole prove Einstein was right again. *Interstellar comet21/ Borisov originated from a red dwarf. *May 27 named as date for American's return to launching people into space. *Iran launches military spy satellite *The Science Report. Sponsor Link: This episode of SpaceTime is brought to you by Express VPN - rated No.1 by TechRadar. For our special offer visit www.tryexpressvpn.com/space and help support the podcast. Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Superluminal Jets

Superluminal Jets

2020-04-2428:14

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 37 *Discovery of superluminal jets generated by colliding galaxies Astronomers have discovered jets of charged particles bursting out at close to the speed of light from a pair of merging spiral galaxies. *First ever observation of rare helium white dwarf binary Astronomers have for the first time ever detected a rare helium white dwarf binary. *Is Interstellar Comet Borisov breaking apart Comet Borisov – the Solar Systems second confirmed interstellar visitor is breaking apart. *Final preparations continue for the launch of the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover Final preparations are continuing Kennedy Space Center in Florida for the July launch of NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover. *The Science Report Studies show COVID-19 affects the brain and nervous system in around a third of all cases. Smokers at greater risk from COVID-19. Going to bed early may help reduce children’s risk of becoming overweight or obese. New study shows cannabis can be addictive. New research shows legalizing cannabis linked to an increase in psychotic episodes. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Sponsor Link: This episode of SpaceTime is brought to you with the support of The Great Courses Plus - lifelong learning from the best in their fields. We love them and are pretty sure you will too. To claim our special offer visit www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/space Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 36 *Brightest supernova ever seen Astronomers have discovered the brightest, most energetic, and likely most massive supernova ever seen. *Bepi Columbo swoops past Earth at 30 kilometres per second The European Space Agency Bepi Columbo spacecraft has just undertaken a close gravity assist flyby of the Earth – swooping down over the South Atlantic Ocean at an altitude of just 12,677 kilometres. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614557598847483904 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614557943031021568 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614731357069918208 *Fine threads of million degree plasma woven through the Sun’s atmosphere A new study has revealed the Sun’s outer layer is filled with previously unseen, incredibly fine magnetic threads filled with extremely hot, million-degree plasma. *The Science Report New studies suggest only 6% of COVID-19 cases have been identified. Dying from COVID-19-associated pneumonia is highest in people aged over 65. Identification of what might be the longest animal that ever lived. The Great Barrier Reef is experiencing its third coral bleaching event in five years. China’s disease-ridden meat markets reopened. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, Stickers, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 35 *The origins of Earth’s water A new study claims Earth’s water was born with the planet and didn’t arrive later through asteroid or comet impacts. *Parkes radio telescope upgrade The CSIRO’s iconic Parkes radio telescope is getting an upgrade. *Key pre-launch test for the James Webb Space Telescope There’s been an important milestone in the development of NASA’s new James Webb Space Telescope with a pre-launch test of its primary mirror being fully unfurled and deployed into the final configuration it will have once in orbit next year. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614350719766626304 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614350141315596288 *Comet Atlas breaks up Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS which had promised to put on a spectacular display over the next few months has shattered both skywatchers expectations and itself – breaking apart into at least three or four major fragments. *The Science Report Scientists discover three distinct variants of COVID-19. People previously cleared for COVID-19 found positive following a second round of testing. Evidence people can infect their pets with COVID-19. An ozone hole opening up over the Arctic. Owner separation problems found in cats. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist Help support SpaceTime: The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: http://www.cafepress.com/spacetime Thank you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 34 *Revolutionary new images of a quasar Astronomers have obtained their best view yet of a massive quasar blasting out from a monster black hole a third of the way across the universe. *All systems are go for Vega-C maiden flight The European Space Agency says all systems are go for the maiden flight of Europe’s new Vega-C launch vehicle. *Expedition 63 launch The new Expedition 62/63 crew have arrived safely aboard the International Space Station following a rapid rendezvous four orbit flight from the Earth. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614975763530334208 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/614975616618512384 *Final flight for Dragon 1 A Dragon 1 capsule has returned to Earth for the final time. SpaceX mission CRS-20’s splashdown in the North Pacific Ocean off the coast of Baja California marked the end of NASA’s first Commercial Resupply Services contract, and the retirement of SpaceX’s first generation Dragon cargo ships. *Another Starship failure SpaceX’s latest prototype Starship test article -- SN3 --experienced a major failure – collapsing during a pressurized cryogenic fuel test. *The Science Report New questions about corruption at the top of the World Health Organization. A look at the links between a heightened risk of COVID-19 and heart issues. A new warning that global warming could destroy ecosystems within the decade. A new study claims having thick thighs may save lives. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 33 *Are gamma ray bursts powered by a star’s collapsing magnetic fields? New research suggests gamma ray bursts -- the most powerful explosions in the universe since the big bang – may be caused by the collapse of a dying star's magnetic field. *The mysteries of Uranus A new study says the strange axis of rotation of the planet Uranus and the unusual properties of its moons and ring system was most likely caused by an ancient collision with another planet up to three times the size of Earth billions of years ago. *Boeing to fly second unmanned Starliner orbital test flight Boeing will undertake a second unmanned orbital test flight of its new CST100 Starliner spacecraft. *The Science Report More than fifty potential COVID-19 vaccines now being tested around the world. Scientists say there’s no evidence that COVID-19 is transmitted through eating food New study looks at how COVID-19 affects young and middle aged adults. They’re like taxis -You wait ages for a pterosaur and then suddenly four new species come along at once. The new smart toilet that checks your health while you go. Flat Earther dies in steam powered rocket crash. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 180 commercial-free, double episode editions of SpaceTime plus extended interview bonus content. Subscribe via Patreon or Supercast....and share in the rewards. Details at www.patreon.com/spacetimewithstuartgary or if you’re not a fan of Patreon, go to Supercast - https://bitesznetwork.supercast.tech/ RSS feed: https://rss.acast.com/spacetime Email: SpaceTime@bitesz.com To receive the Astronomy Daily Newsletter free, direct to your inbox...just join our mailing list at www.bitesz.com/mailinglist  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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Nishant Sharma

loved it

May 30th
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bogdan

very informative , well done, I listen to every single one with great pleasure

May 15th
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