How to Become an Astrophysicist? Listen to @uastronomer discussion with @PaulMattSutter about astronomy career on today’s #365DaysOfAstro
To move around in space, you need some kind of propulsion system. And for now, that means rockets. Let’s learn the underlying science of rockets, and how they work.
The Sun uses its enormous mass to crush hydrogen into fusion, releasing enormous energy. How long will it be until we’ve got this energy source for Earth?
What happened to the Opportunity rover? How about 21P/Giacobini-Zinner? more at #365DaysofAstro. And lets celebrate Astronomy Cast’s 500th Episode!
Parker is on its way to touch the Sun. And how about ExoMars? Will it be able to survive dust storms?
Healthy oceans are essential to our survival. They help to feed us, clean the water we drink, and most importantly, the oceans provide most of the oxygen we breathe — they are the lungs of our planet.
What does the Drake Equation teach us about extraterrestrial civilizations? What does it NOT teach us? Is it even science?
Celebration of 500 episodes of astronomy cast and what to do next