Jan 6th: Incredible Stories From Space


Podcaster:  Host : Fraser Cain ; Guest : Paul M. Sutter & C.C Petersen

Title: Weekly Space Hangout: Incredible Stories From Space

Link: Cosmoquest: http://cosmoquest.org

You can watch the video in: http://youtu.be/ZOR-_ESnsMU

Description: This week’s guest is Universe Today’s own astrojournalist Nancy Atkinson, who is celebrating the release of her first book “Incredible Stories From Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions Changing Our View of the Cosmos.” Nancy will share some of the highlights of the book and the amazing experiences she had interviewing and researching the people and stories in the book!

This Week’s Stories:

  • People who we lost this year: Vera Rubin, Carrie Fisher, Piers Sellers, John Glenn.
  • Anti hydrogen is the same as normal hydrogen, just with the opposite charge.
  • Ceres had an ocean!
  • Can there be antimatter galaxies out there that we could see?

Some stories from 2016:

  • SpaceX had some successes, then failures.
  • Juno arrives at Jupiter!
  • Cassini is drawing to a close.
  • LIGO discovers gravitational waves.

Bio: Fraser Cain is the publisher of Universe Today

Special Guest: Nancy Atkinson ( http://www.nancyatkinson.com/blog/ / @Nancy_A )

Dr. Paul Matt Sutter ( http://www.pmsutter.com/ & @PaulMattSutter )
C.C. Petersen ( http://thespacewriter.com/wp/ / @AstroUniverse )

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