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By AwesomeAstro Pod on May 9, 2018 in

So how is it possible to have atmospheres around rocky planets in the Trappist 1 system?

By Richard B. Drumm on March 24, 2018 in

Have you ever had a growth spurt? Maybe you kids have been making regular trips to stores to replace shoes that have become too tight or trousers that are too short?

By Paul M. Sutter on February 20, 2018 in

Why are small stars red? Why are small stars so common? Why are small stars so interesting for the hunt for life?

By Richard B. Drumm on October 11, 2017 in

Like a team of real-life Indiana Joneses, scientists have explored our galaxy and found a treasure trove of hidden gems.

By Avivah Yamani on February 19, 2017 in

Why are stars and planets round? Are there any other shapes for the stars and planets?

By Richard B. Drumm on January 26, 2017 in

Did you know there are several types of light? Each one reveals new secrets about the world around us, but only one is visible to our eyes.
Luckily, we’ve designed telescopes that can see the Universe in “invisible” light.

By Richard B. Drumm on January 18, 2017 in

Newborn stars are surrounded by “cosmic fog”. Astronomers expected that, the hot stars would “burn” away the cosmic fog. But it doesn’t!

By Cosmoquest Hangoutathon on September 9, 2016 in

Podcaster: Host : Dr. Pamela Gay ; Guest : Brian Ventrudo

Title: Hangoutathon: The Search for the First Stars