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September 28th: Monthly News Roundup – A Rocky Month

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Date: September 28th, 2012 Title: Monthly News Roundup – A Rocky Month Podcaster: Morgan Rehnberg Links: Jupiter impact: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/09/120911-jupiter-amateur-astronomy-science-peterson-hall/ http://www.universetoday.com/97481/what-caused-the-recent-explosion-at-jupiter/ Earth’s ice age: http://www.universetoday.com/97455/did-a-killer-asteroid-drive-the-planet-into-an-ice-age/ http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2012/09/20/3594552.htm http://www.space.com/17676-comet-crash-ice-age.html Vesta: http://news.discovery.com/space/protoplanet-vesta-awash-in-hydrogen-120920.html http://www.space.com/17680-giant-asteroid-vesta-hydrogen-dawn-spacecraft.html MACS J1149-JD: http://www.space.com/17671-farthest-galaxy-discovery-gravitational-lens.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epoch_of_reionization Curiosity: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/9554550/Nasas-Curiosity-rover-to-begin-Martian-rock-studies.html http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/18/mars-eclipse-curiosity-martian-moon-phobos_n_1892951.html Description: In this month’s episode of the Monthly News Roundup, a rock hits Jupiter and a bunch once hit the […]

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August 31st: Monthly News Roundup – Mars is the Star

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Date: August 31st, 2012 Title: Monthly News Roundup – Mars is the Star Podcaster: Morgan Rehnberg Links: MSL: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/ InSight: http://insight.jpl.nasa.gov/ NSF report: http://www.livescience.com/22506-iconic-telescopes-astronomy-funding-cuts.html Discovery Channel Telescope: http://www.livescience.com/21804-discovery-channel-telescope-first-photos.html http://www.lowell.edu/dct.php Neil Armstrong: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/25/us-usa-neilarmstrong-idUSBRE87O0B02012082 Description: In this episode of the Monthly News Roundup, Curiosity lands safely on Mars and the next mission to the Red Planet is announced […]

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July 27th: Monthly News Roundup: Pluto’s New Friend

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Date: July 27th, 2012 Title: Monthly News Roundup: Pluto’s New Friend Podcaster: Morgan Rehnberg Links: Pluto: http://www.spacetelescope.org/news/heic1212/#1 BX442: http://newsroom.ucla.edu/portal/ucla/astronomers-report-the-earliest-236446.aspx Solar flares: http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-solar-flare-20120712,0,6885961.story Higgs boson: http://www.space.com/16434-higgs-boson-discovery-physicists-reactions.html http://www.space.com/16444-higgs-boson-particle-dark-matter.html Description: In this episode of the Monthly News Roundup, Pluto gains a new moon and the Universe gains a new oldest spiral galaxy.  We check in on how recent […]

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