Podcaster: Ralph, Paul  & Jenni

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Title : Awesome Astronomy February 2021 Space News

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The Discussion:

  • Correcting the orbits of Jupiter’s moons
  • Welcoming Galaxy Rise’s Dustin Ruoff onto the Podcast Crew
  • Causing terrorism scares with telescopes

The News: Rounding up the space exploration news we have:

  • NASA provides more details for its lunar space station plans
  • China’s space station plans
  • Turkey look to become a spacefaring nation
  • The European Space Agency looks for more astronauts
  • The UAE’s Hope Mission & China’s Tianwen-1 make it into Mars orbit

Moons of the Solar System: Our new show segment exploring the discovery, exploration and our knowledge of the solar system’s moons. And we begin with Mars’ moons, Phobos and Deimos.

Q&A: ‘Will commercial ventures, render SLS useless at some stage?’ From our good friend Steven Sean Spyvee in Leeds, UK.

Today’s sponsor: Big thanks to our Patreon supporters this month: David Bowes, Dustin A Ruoff, Brett Duane, Kim Hay, Nik Whitehead, Timo Sievänen, Michael Freedman, Paul Fischer, Rani Bush, Karl Bewley, Joko Danar, Steven Emert, Frank Tippin, Steven Jansen, Barbara Geier, Don Swartwout, James K. Wood, Katrina Ince, Michael Lewinger, Phyllis Simon Foster, Nicolo DePierro, Tim Smith, Frank Frankovic, Steve Nerlich

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