Podcaster: Ralph, Paul & Jenni
Title : Awesome Astronomy August 2021 Part 1 (Astronomy)
Organization: Awesome Astronomy
Link : www.awesomeastronomy.com
- Star Wars marathon
- Observing the ISS & the Nauka Module
- NAM 2021
- Amateur recreation of the Antikythera Mechanism
- Spectrum analysing the new audio anomaly
The News: Rounding up the astronomy news in August, we have:
- Detecting light from behind a black hole
- New Insights shows Mars’ interior is very different to Earth’s
- Evidence of an ocean beneath the surface of Jupiter’s moon Ganymede
- The Oort Cloud could be filled with extrasolar debris
- Earth rock may contain extraterrestrial Plutonium
- First clear detection of a moon-forming disc around an exoplanet
The Sky Guide: This month we’re taking a look at the constellation of Lyra with a guide to its history, how to find it, a couple of deep sky objects and a round-up of the solar system views on offer in August.
Q&A: Could dark matter exist in a different dimension, and we only feel the gravitons they emit? From our good friend Dan Scholes of no declared location.
Bio: Awesome Astronomy is a podcast beamed direct from an underground bunker on Mars to promote science, space and astronomy (and enslave Earth if all goes well).
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