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Mars spits back probe, Hygeia’s Shape, and Gravity Modified

By on October 28, 2019 in

It is the most Monday of Mondays, and starts out with Mars spitting out a probe. Seriously. From there, we learn how Hygeia escaped collision and earned dwarf planet status, and how modifying gravity may make modeling our universe finally possible. Today is the most Monday of Monday‚Äôs, especially if you work on the Mars […]

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4 Galaxy Clusters, 3 stars, and 1 comet model

By on October 25, 2019 in

Today’s news is all over the place, and by place, we mean universe. We start with the story of 4 galaxy clusters merging, pair wise, into one massive system, and move on to explore a planet in a three-star system made of red dwarfs, and with a model for creating Jupiter family comets. Susie will […]

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It’s all evolving in unexpected ways

By on October 24, 2019 in

New data keeps showing new systems doing unexpected things. In today’s round-up of “that’s unexpected,” we confirm the universe isn’t expanding as expected, that galaxies formed in unexpected ways, and we find unexpected warm dust in a binary star system that may host colliding worlds. Links A Crisis In Cosmology (Press Release) Cosmic Yeti from […]

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Wednesday Rocket Roundup

By on October 23, 2019 in

Hello, and welcome to the Daily Space for today October 23, 2019.  I am your host Annie Wilson. Most Mondays through Fridays, either I or my co-host Dr Pamela Gay will  be here bringing you a quick rundown of all that is new in space and astronomy. ——————— Today we have two technology demonstrations and […]

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Changing Worlds: Weather, Quakes, & Impacts

By on October 22, 2019 in

(Things may look a bit different this week; Susie is on a much-deserved vacation and Pamela is filling in.) One of the things that makes planetary science so interesting is the regular changes we see in other worlds and our own. In this show, we look at weather on Saturn, a historic landing on Venus, […]

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