Today’s Travelers in the Night talk about SpaceX developing a new (methalox) engine called Raptor and meteoroids come from comets which have passed near Earth as long as 4000 years ago.
Jan 12th: Why Have NASA or SpaceX Not Gone to Mars?
We take a look at the reasons why there are no human footprints on the surface of Mars. SpaceX have also had plans of their own to get to the Red Planet.
Dec 23rd: Weekly Space Hangout News Round-up
Time for weekly news update with @wshcrew. The team will discuss about Artemis mission, Cubesats flew with the Artemis mission, China in space, also Lunar Flashlight / Hakuto-R / Rashid Rover. #365DaysOfAstro
Oct 6th: Being A Star: Nature vs Nurture
Astroseismologists are combining data from TESS, Kepler, and eventually JWST to study stellar oscillations in ‘infant’ stars, with the goal of creating new models for how such young stars form and evolve over time
Aug 17th: Awesome Astronomy August 2022 Space Exploration Show
Time for space exploration news with @AwesomeAstroPod. We have Perseids meteor shower, NASA going back to the Moon, news from ISS. Also what would we like to see happen to the ISS instead of being deorbited? More at #365DaysOfAstro
Aug 12th: Harvesting Resources From The Solar System: ISRU
In order to really survive and thrive in space, we’ve got to learn to live off the land, to acquire the resources in space that will allow us to survive… in space. We’ve got to learn to turn those raw materials into forms we need: fuel, breathable air, water, construction materials, and eventually even finished goods like rocket parts and electronics.
Apr 20th: Awesome Astronomy April 2022 Space Exploration Show
Space Exploration news with @AwesomeAstroPod will take you to SpaceX Starlink launch, JWST first image, NASA’s moon rocket testing, affects of the war, Axion-1 mission, and Dark Nebulas.
Apr 6th: Awesome Astronomy April 2022 News Roundup￼
Time for newsroundup and skyguide with @AwesomeAstroPod. The team discuss about JWST performance, a milestone of 5000 exoplanet, carbon impact of running large observatories, impossible supermassive blackhole orbit. More at #365DaysOfAstro
Mar 16th: Awesome Astronomy March 2022 Space Exploration
Time for messier marathon, and @awesomeastropod space exploration news. This episode, we have ESA’s demonstrator for extracting oxygen from the lunar surface, countdown to the death of NASA’s Mars Insight lander, future for ExoMars and ISS. And many more.
Feb 11th: How the Sun’s Local Bubble Drives Nearby Star Formation￼
How the Sun’s Local Bubble Drives Nearby Star Formation? @WSHCrew discuss this topic with Michael Foley. And weekly update. Parker photo of Venus, dead planets crashing into dead stars, SpaceX lost 40 StarLinks and more at #365DaysOfAstro