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ISS gets hot cookies and more on this week’s Rocket Roundup!

By on November 6, 2019 in

Today is our Weekly Rocket Roundup. The “CSS Alan Bean” Cygnus launched aboard an Antares, the ISS got a cookie oven, Boeing’s Starliner successfully abort-tested, and China sent up 2 rockets, all this week. Hello, and welcome to the Daily Space for today November 6, 2019.  I am your host Annie Wilson. Most Mondays through […]

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Voyagers’ Dive out of the Solar System

By on November 5, 2019 in

Today we take a deep dive into the story of Voyager 1 and Voyager 2’s escape out of the solar system, reviewing a bit of the history and looking at our modern day findings. It turns out, the space around our solar system is hotter and denser than expected, but smoothly connects to us magnetically. […]

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A Deep Dive into Pluto

By on November 4, 2019 in

We are hitting the November doldrums, where faculty are giving and grading midterms, everyone is writing grants, and research is being held on to as we look ahead to the major conferences of December and January. This means our episodes are going to be a little different on slow news days, which is what today […]

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The Universe Keeps failing to Meet Expectations

By on October 31, 2019 in

In today’s news we find stars started earlier than thought, stars then don’t eat planets when expected, and put planets in places we never anticipated. Ancient gas cloud shows that the first stars must have formed very quickly (Press Release) Today’s episode begins with the beginning of the universe. One of the things that we’ve […]

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X-37B, Eutelsat 5 West B, Halloween on the ISS

By on October 30, 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. Usually Wednesdays are for Rocket Roundup, but nothing […]

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