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Oct 16th: Awesome Astronomy September 2019 Space Exploration

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Time for Space Exploration round up news with @AwesomeAstroPod

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Oct 15th: How did Spectroscopy Revolutionize Astronomy?

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How did chemists save astronomy? What’s so important about the spectrum, and how are they made? How can we tell what things in space are made out of?

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Oct 14th: Weird Issues: The Expansion Rate of the Universe

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Astronomers have been trying to accurately measure the expansion rate of the Universe. It’s been tough to nail down, and now astronomers are starting to figure out why.

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Oct 13th: Navigating The Night Sky & Astronauts Reveal Sobering Data on Asteroid Impacts

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To the human eye the night sky is a source of mystery and wonder. Our ancestors knew it well. And we can too. Listen to how to navigating the night sky at #365DaysOfAstro

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Oct 12th: The Launch of NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory

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The National Science Foundation has merged all of its ground based astronomy facilities as of October 1, 2019. In this podcast, NSF’s OIR Lab Deputy Director Dr. Beth Willman discusses the launch of the new organization.

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