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*New kind of magnetic explosion on Sun Scientists have detected a magnetic explosion on the Sun -- the likes of which has never been seen before. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/189737593653 *How planets and planetesimals were formed Data from NASA’s New Horizons mission is providing new insights into how planets and planetesimals -- the building blocks of the planets -- are formed. *SpaceX to send tourists to the International Space Station SpaceX is to  start flying rich tourists to the International space station before the end of next year. *Captain James Cook the navigator While most people know Cook as the first European to circumnavigate the east coast of Australia in His Majesty’s Royal Navy Bark Endeavour -- and claim Australia in the name of mother England in 1770 – Cook was also a highly accomplished navigator – undertaking three major voyages of exploration across the largely uncharted Pacific Ocean. *The Science Report Average global temperatures now 1.1°C above pre-industrial levels. Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets now losing ice six times faster than they were in the 1990s. Gay and lesbian teens still primary victims physical or sexual assault. Scientists successfully control the nucleus of an atom using only electric fields. The oldest fossil of a modern bird ever found. Why people go for alternative medicines. 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 by our great supporters, The Great Courses Plus. And this week they’re giving my listeners this great offer: A Free Trial and 50% off the regular price when you sign up for a quarterly plan! Get all the details at: www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/space Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 24 *New type of pulsating star discovered Astronomers have discovered an unusual star that pulsates on just one side. The strange tear-drop shaped star reported in the journal Nature Astronomy is part of a binary system located some 1500 light-years away. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/612348495540649984 *SpaceX to fly astronauts to the Space Station in May NASA has confirmed that SpaceX will fly astronauts to the International Space Station in May using a Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon 2 capsule. The historic flight will be the first manned mission launched from American soil since the mothballing of the Space Shuttle fleet following STS-135 in 2011. *New satellite tracking station for Alice Springs Arianespace is to develop a new satellite tracking station at a technology centre near the outback town of Alice Springs. *ExoMars mission delay till 2022 The European Space Agency and the Russian Federal Space Agency Roscosmos have decided to postpone the launch of the second ExoMars mission to study the Red Planet until 2022. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/612422883733602304 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/612422699046912000 *SpaceX Starlink launch Drama has surrounded SpaceX’s latest launch of another 60 Starlink broadband internet satellites into orbit. *The Science Report A special report wrapping up what we now know about the COVID-19 coronavirus. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 23 *Could dark matter be made up of strange particles called d-star hexaquarks Scientists have identified a sub-atomic particle that could have formed the 'dark matter' in the Universe during the Big Bang. *Rare white dwarf merger Astronomers have identified an unusually massive white dwarf which may be the result of a rare merger between smaller two white dwarfs. *New in orbit satellite salvage spacecraft begins operations Northrop Grumman have undertaken their first in orbit satellite refuelling operation successfully linking up with an aging telecommunications satellite in geostationary orbit 36 thousand kilometres above the equator. *Choosing the right telescope Jonathan Nally from Australian Sky and Telescope Magazine tells us how to know what’s the best beginners telescope to buy. *The Science Report The Sun not responsible for global warming. Man-made climate change made Australia’s bushfires 30% more likely to occur. Fish oil supplements may be linked to a lower risk of death. Claims saffron can enhance the quality of sleep. A new study claims men can distinguish between the scents of sexually aroused and non-aroused women. Fake news on the Covid-19 Chinese corona virus continues to grow. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*A warp in the Milky Way Galaxy A new study suggests that a warp in the disk of the Milky Way galaxy is probably caused by an ongoing collision with another galaxy. YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/611539485078044672 YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/611516576367312896 *Mars 2020 rover officially named Perseverance NASA’s Mars 2020 rover has been officially named Perseverance. *Lagrange mission to provide solar warning The European Space Agency is planning a new mission to provide early warning of geomagnetic storms – or space weather events heading towards Earth. YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190822846573 *Last flight of the original SpaceX Dragon SpaceX has launched its 20th and final Dragon cargo ship in its original configuration to the International Space Station. YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/611990154798891008 *The Science Report COVID-19 Chinese coronavirus fatality risk factors. New links between early menopause and later health problems. Social media and smartphone use linked to mental health issues among young people. Microbes found on space station not considered harm full. Scientists observe a new state of matter. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 21 *Rewriting the history of star formation at the heart of the Milky Way New observations have rewritten the history of star formation at the centre of the Milky Way. YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/189733859513 YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/189732690948 YouTube URL: https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/189732659093 *ASA HQ officially opened Meanwhile, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has officially opened the fledgling Australian Space Agency’s new headquarters in Adelaide. *New Russian military satellite launched Moscow has launched a new military satellite into orbit for the Russian Ministry of Defence. *March Skywatch The March equinox -- important in astronomy because it’s used to define the celestial co-ordinate system of right ascension and declination -- which will take place at 14:49 on the afternoon of Friday March 20th Australian Eastern Daylight time -- that’s 23:49 on the evening of Thursday March 19 US Eastern Daylight Time and 03:49 in the morning of Friday March 20th Greenwich mean time. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 20 *Volcanically active Vesta New evidence shows the asteroid 4 Vesta remained volcanically active far longer than it should have. *South Australia back in space flight this year. It’s been many decades since the last spacecraft were launched into orbit from the Woomera rocket range in South Australia’s far north. *Phantom Express project scrapped Boeing has withdrawn from the Phantom Express Experimental Spaceplane Program. *Russia launches 34 satellites on Soyuz A Russian Soyuz rocket has blasted into orbit carrying 34 new internet telecommunications satellites. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 19 *Mars: rocking and rolling on the red planet New data has revealed that Mars is very geologically active with regular marsquakes occurring across the red planet. *Understanding the birth of atoms A new study will use new three-dimensional supercomputer simulations to recreate the evolution of different types of stars to better understand the origin of the first atoms and elements on the periodic table. *Looks like Betelgeuse has stopped dimming – at least for now Weeks of speculation over whether the red supergiant star Betelgeuse is about to go supernova has finally been answered – with a firm no – at least for now. *Earth’s new second moon The Earth has a new moon. That’s in addition to our regular 3475 kilometre wide Moon Luna which is orbiting some 384,400 kilometres away. *Fifth Starlink launch SpaceX has launched another batch of 60 Starlink satellites. *Long March 2D launches four satellites A Chinese Long March-2D rocket has carried four new technology test satellites into space. *The Science Report Growing fears that the Covid-19 coronavirus is about to be declared a global pandemic. Australia’s devastating bushfire catastrophe burnt out over 21 percent of Australian forests. Does the tendency to have boys or girls run in families? The giant bacteriophages that blur the line between viruses and bacteria. New study says Neanderthals and modern humans diverged at least 800,000 years ago. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Introducing Life’s Little Mysteries Life's Little Mysteries is the newest Audioboom original podcast and co-production with Live Science. This podcast is for everyone and anyone who loves science and wants to know more about everything around us. Join hosts Mindy Weisberger and Jeanna Bryner of Live Science every Monday as they give you the low-down on all things big and small that truly make you wonder. Subscribe to Life's Little Mysteries on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/lifes-little-mysteries/id1496044775 , Spotify, Google Podcasts, iHeartRadio or wherever you get your podcasts Find out more at: https://www.livescience.com/topics/lifes-little-mysteries For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 18 *Studying Jupiter’s water content NASA’s Juno mission has provided its first science results on the amount of water in Jupiter’s atmosphere. *Building a universe without dark matter Scientists have for the first time replicated a functioning universe without using dark matter. *Where are we now at - over the idea of Life on Mars? The possibility of life on Mars has long been a subject of significant speculation among astronomers -- especially those interested in planetary science or astrobiology. So where are we really at? *13th Cygnus Cargo ship docks with space station The thirteenth Cygnus Cargo ship carrying fresh supplies and experiments has successfully docked with the International Space Station 414 kilometres above the western Pacific Ocean. *The Science Report Warnings that ice loss in Antarctica could contribute another 58 cm to sea level rise this century. Eating a Mediterranean diet boosts the types of gut bacteria linked to ‘healthy’ ageing. Discovery of a new species of Tyrannosaur dinosaur. More evidence linking whale strandings to the use of military sonar. Well it’s now official – new research has shown that junk food can mess with your brain. Separating the good science news from fake news. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 17 *Mars could have liquid water on its surface A new study suggests that Mars might have liquid salty water on its surface for a few days every year. *New exoplanetary discovery Astronomers have confirmed the discovery of a new exoplanet located some 250 light years away. *Discovery of a stellar aurorae Astronomers have detected auroral activity around a star for the first time. *Iran’s fake manned space program Straight out of 'the you couldn’t make this stuff up' category comes news that Iran’s Information and technology minister Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi has tweeted a photo of the islamic republic’s new high tech space suite developed for the nation’s manned space program. -- Trouble is he lifted the image straight out of the Amazon fashion catalogue for kids Halloween costumes.  *Second Ariane 5 launch for 2020 Arianespace has carried out its second Ariane 5 launch for the year placing the new Geo-Kompsat-2B environmental observation satellite into orbit. *The Science Report Crude from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill found far beyond the slick’s known satellite footprint. Fears a third of planet Earth’s plant and animal species could be gone in 50 years. Changing your intestinal microbiome to cut your risk of heart disease. Australia’s first plant foods discovered in the Northern Territory’s Arnhem Land. A history of ten or more lifetime sexual partners linked to an increased risk of cancer. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*Magellanic Cloud stars discovered in the Milky Way Astronomers have discovered stars made out of material from two nearby dwarf galaxies known as the Magellanic Clouds in the Milky Way. *Space Travel brain damage study A study reported in the journal eNuro has found that exposure to chronic, low dose radiation - the conditions present in deep space – would cause neural and behavioural impairments in astronauts. *Soyuz returns Expedition 61 crew Three members of the International Space Station’s Expedition 61 crew have returned safely to Earth aboard their Soyuz MS-13 capsule. *Iran satellite failure Iran has failed in its latest attempt to launch a satellite into orbit – but the launch was very successful as a missile test. *Preserving the night sky One of the great sights in the southern nights’ skies is the iconic constellation of the Southern Cross. *The Science Report A new study warns that the Arctic ice melt caused by global warming is changing ocean currents. Researchers say probiotic bacteria, commonly used in yogurt could help inflammatory disorders. A new study has found teens are struggling to control their impulses online. Ancient virus and bacteria found in ice core drill samples from Tibet. New research claims a dog’s tendency to yawn when you do doesn’t mean they like you. 72 percent of people have used Dr Google rather than a real doctor at least once. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
15: The Vampire Star

15: The Vampire Star

2020-02-1938:03

*The vampire star Astronomers have found a ‘vampire’ star in the midst of a feeding frenzy.   *Solar Orbiter launches to the Sun The European Space Agency’s Solar Orbiter mission has blasted into space on its historic mission to image the Sun’s polar regions, and study its magnetic fields and its heliosphere – the Sun’s extended atmosphere created by the solar wind which fills and encircles the entire solar system. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190750490113 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/188696969778 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190567268193  https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190567347598 *Space Junk near miss The growing problem of space junk has surfaced again with two disused satellites traveling at 28 thousand kilometres per hour missing each other by metres. *The Science Report The latest news on the coronavirus Covid-19. The Pangolin now thought to be a vector for Covid-19. Is China being truthful about what it knew about Covid-19 and when. Antarctica has experienced its hottest ever recorded temperature. New study shows smoking dope doesn’t just get you stoned – it can also give you false memories. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 14 *New type of aurorae discovered A new type of aurora called the dunes has been discovered in the skies above Finland. *Rare Atiras asteroid discovered Astronomers have discovered a rare asteroid orbiting inside the orbit of Venus. *Astronauts wrap up refurbishment of cosmic ray detector Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have successfully completed their fourth spacewalk designed to refurbish the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer. *Orion spacecraft under test NASA’s new manned spacecraft for missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond is now undergoing testing at the Plum Brook facility in Ohio. *Skywatch We check out the night skies of February on Skywatch For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*Giant galactic structure hiding nearby in plain sight Astronomers have discovered a massive wave of interconnected stellar nurseries forming one of the largest coherent structures in the Milky Way Galaxy. *New estimates for the age of part of the Milky Way Astronomers have determined that one of the Milky Way Galaxy’s primary structures – its thick disk – is about ten billion years old. *New evidence of frame dragging shows Einstein was right (again) Astronomers tracking the orbit of an exotic binary star system have discovered new evidence of frame dragging – the process by which the rotation of a massive celestial object can cause the fabric of spacetime to twist. *Rocket Lab launches American spy satellite Rocket Lab has successfully launched a new spy satellite for America’s National Reconnaissance Office from its New Zealand launch pad.. *Calls for Australia to develop its own space command Russia and China have had them for years and the United States has just set up its own – now the Australian Strategic Policy Institute says the Australian Defence Force needs its own space command within the air force. *The Science Report A new study has confirmed a significant link between eating meat and heart disease. Rare dolphins under threat from exposure to increasing amounts of water contamination. New technology from the CSIRO to pull carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere. The ancient temple that could provide a glimpse of what the great Temple of King Solomon was like. A new way to provide age estimates for Aboriginal rock art. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 182 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*NASA working to try and save Voyager 2 Mission Managers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena California are trying to restore systems after all five of Voyager 2’s science instruments suddenly stopped working. *Solar Orbiter ready to launch on a mission to the Sun It’s all systems go for this month’s launch of the European Space Agency’s Solar Orbiter mission to the Sun. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190567549738 https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190567100048 *The most detailed high resolution images ever taken of the Sun’s surface Astronomers have released the most detailed high-resolution images ever taken of the photosphere – the visible surface of the Sun. *New study on alien invasion Science fiction writers often portray alien invasions attacking Earth and humanity. Well there is a strongly held hypothesis known as panspermia which suggests that microbes could be transported from one world to another as hitchhikers inside asteroids, comets and meteors. *Another 60 Starlink satellites launched SpaceX has launched its fourth batch of 60 Starlink satellites. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190624308463 *The Science Report Fermented soy products, like miso and natto, linked to a lower mortality rate. Kids rice snacks found to have arsenic at levels above safety guidelines. Study warns that sunscreen chemicals are being absorbed through the skin and into the bloodstream. The new cell phone that sweats to keep cool. Scientists have released the Kraken – or at least its genetic code. Woo entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow’s new series promoting pseudoscientific products on Netflix. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*Growing evidence for a second planet around Proxima Centauri. Astronomers are finding growing signs of a possible second planet orbiting Proxima Centauri. *Discovery of the oldest dated asteroid impact crater Outback Western Australia’s Yarrabubba crater has set a new date record for the Earth’s oldest discovered asteroid impact structure. *Could Saturn’s moon Enceladus be habitable Analysis of a plume of gases and frozen sea spray ejected into space from the Saturnian ice moon Enceladus suggests its interior is far more complex than previously thought. *CHEOPS science instrument activated The European Space Agency has activated the primary science instrument aboard their Characterising Exoplanet Satellite – CHEOPS to begin the mission's in-orbit commissioning phase. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190567673973 *The Science Report Australian scientists recreate the 2019-nCoV coronavirus in the laboratory. 102 genes found to be associated with risk for autism. Scientists date the kingdom Fungi to at least 800 million years ago. Discovery of a new species of the deadly meat-eating dinosaur Allosaurus. How to make the perfect espresso. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*Intriguing new results could crack the standard model of particle physics Physicists at CERN the European Organisation for nuclear research have come up with some intriguing new results which if confirmed by follow up study could crack the standard model of particle physics – the foundation of sciences understanding of the universe.   *Dating a Milky Way feeding frenzy A single bright star in the Southern Hemisphere constellation Indus has revealed new insights on the Milky Way galaxy’s cannibalization of the small dwarf galaxy Gaia-Enceladus. *More evidence that asteroid impact killed the dinosaurs There’s been another study showing how asteroid impact rather than volcanic activity caused the mass extinction event 66 million years ago which killed 75 percent of all other life on Earth including the non-avian dinosaurs. *Ariane 5’s first launch for 2020 The European Space Agency has carried out its first Ariane 5 launch for the year carrying two telecommunications satellites into geostationary orbit. https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190309723403  *China launches Galaxy 1 China has launched a new nano communications satellite. *The Science Report Damage to the ozone layer may be responsible for half of Arctic warming over the last 50 years. A little bit of good news amongst the ecological disaster of Australia’s mega fires. A link between fish oil supplements in improved sperm counts. Scientists culture the microorganisms from which all complex life might have descended. Have human body temperatures dropped since the 1860s. Fire hosing is the term given to the latest strategy designed to stop intellectual debate on issues. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Get immediate access to over 175 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://bitesz.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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*A new view of the centre of the Milky Way Galaxy Astronomers have been shown a new never before seen glimpse of the centre of the Milky Way revealing regions of star birth and what appears to be an accretion ring of debris surrounding the galaxy’s central supermassive black hole.   https://spacetimewithstuartgary.tumblr.com/post/190113830498    *Supernova 1987A opens a new window in astronomy Scientists have managed to peer deep into the past of supernova 1987A – the first nearby supernova that astronomers have been able to study in modern times.   *An eighth target for the Lucy Jovian trojan asteroid mission Astronomers have found an eighth target for NASA’s Lucy mission to Jupiter’s trojan asteroids.   *Dragon passes its final test before manned space flights begin NASA and SpaceX have successfully carried out their final major test flight of the Crew Dragon Two capsule prior to it being cleared to transport crew to the International Space Station.   *Boeing’s Starliner passes inspection following first space flight Meanwhile, Boeing says an assessment of the Starliner capsule used for last month’s test flight shows the spacecraft has survived its journey into space and back with only minimal refurbishment needed before its next flight. *First spacewalk for 2020 Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have carried out their first spacewalk for the year. *The Science Report The growing global threat from a new coronavirus out of China. 2019 tops off Earth’s the warmest decade on record. A breakthrough in laser-based weapons. The iconic Platypus is on brink of extinction. New study finds pop culture evolves no faster than normal animal evolution. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
*New type of object discovered at the galactic centre Astronomers have discovered four bizarre objects near the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy. *Tatooine like world discovered NASA’s TESS spacecraft has discovered its first circumbinary exo-planet. *New instrument to weigh planets A new instrument designed to measure the masses of exoplanets has received first light at the Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona. *Solar wind is slowing beyond Pluto New measurements by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has confirmed earlier data showing that the solar wind – the supersonic stream of charged particles emitted by the Sun – slows down the further away it gets. *China to undertake 50 rocket launches in 2020 China says it will undertake up to fifty rocket launches this year – dramatically upping the anti from the 34 launches it carried out in 2019. *New Chinese sounding rocket test flight Meanwhile, the private Chinese company Space Trek has launched its Tansuo-1 commercial suborbital carrier rocket on a test flight. *The Science Report Warnings that ice shelves in the eastern Antarctic Peninsula may have been predisposed to collapse. One of the world’s largest fish has gone extinct due to overfishing and dam construction in China. New clues about the cause of autism. Finding out about the genetic history of the Cassowary. Claims drinking tea at least three times a week could help you live longer. True confessions of a phone in astrologer. For enhanced Show Notes including photos to accompany this episode, visit: http://www.bitesz.com/spacetimeshownotes Sponsor Link: This episode of SpaceTime has been brought to you with the support of The Great Courses Plus...lifelong learning from the best in their field. To take up our limited time half-price offer, visit www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/space Get immediate access to over 175 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://bitesz.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 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com/spacetime (mobile friendly). *Seven billion year old star dust discovered in meteorite Scientists studying the famous Murchison meteorite which fell to Earth in Victoria in 1969 have discovered seven billion year old pre-solar grains – the oldest material ever found on Earth. *Farewell Spitzer *Russian spy satellite breaks up in orbit *Great Melbourne Telescope back on public display *Major milestone for Virgin Galactic’s second spaceship *Experimental satellite launched *The Science Report For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
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bogdan

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