Finding Our Place in the Universe

Finding Our Place in the Universe

Update: 2020-09-071


The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast.

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 92

*Finding our place in the Universe

Deep sea ocean sediments are helping scientists better understand the complicated structure of our local galactic neighbourhood.

*New Zealand’s rocket lab back in the air

Rocket Lab has successfully placed a new Earth observation satellite into orbit. The flight was the first since July’s failed launch attempt.

*Project starship gathers pace

SpaceX boss Elon Musk says his interplanetary colonial transport rocket -- Starship could undertake its first orbital test flight as soon as next year.

*Another meteor show for Sydney

Another Meteor has been spotted streaking across the Sydney night skies. The latest cosmic encounter lit up the heavens at 6 44 in the evening being witnessed by thousands of people who recorded the sky show on their cell phones and dash cams.

*The Science Report

A new study warns that about 1 in 5 kids with COVID 19 are asymptomatic.

Warnings that eating ultra-processed foods makes you age faster.

A 60 per cent chance of a weak La Niña event developing during September, October and November.

A new study warns that asphalt is a worse pollutant than both unleaded and diesel combined.

Skeptics guide -- why people cling to conspiracy theories in uncertain times.

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Finding Our Place in the Universe

Finding Our Place in the Universe