Dec 28th: Year In Review

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Podcaster:  Host :Fraser Cain; Guest : Dr. Paul M. Sutter & Dr. Morgan Rehnberg

Title: Weekly Space Hangout : Year in Review

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Description: This week we catch up with a review of news from 2018!

  • New Horizons almost at Ultima Thule… Stay tuned.
  • The Falcon Heavy launched!
  • Stephen Hawking died.
  • Hyabusa II arrived at Ryugu.
  • OSIRIS REx arrived at Bennu.
  • Opportunity “died”…
  • Kepler has passed the torch to TESS.
  • The Parker Solar Probe launched.
  • The Soyuz abort excitement.
  • Chang’e 4 is on the way to the Lunar far side.
  • The InSight lander is on Mars.
  • The underground lake on Mars.
  • Space Force ???

Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain )


Dr. Morgan Rehnberg ( & @MorganRehnberg )
Dr. Paul Matt Sutter ( & @PaulMattSutter )
Dr. Kimberly Cartier ( & @AstroKimCartier )

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