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By Susie Murph on February 11, 2020 in

Today’s show starts with a mighty YORP. It turns out the YORP effect may spin asteroids to death in dying star systems. We also look at how the formations of giant planets and brown dwarf stars differ, and a new way to get science from dust. Supercharged light pulverizes asteroids, study finds (Warwick) Today’s episode […]

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By Susie Murph on December 9, 2019 in

Bennu’s penchant for tossing rocks might be explained by temperature changes on the surface, and Enceladus uses “tiger stripes” to flex and vent as it changes temperature due to its orbit around Saturn. This is the Daily Space for today, Monday, December 9, 2019. I am your host, Dr Pamela Gay, and I am here […]

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By Susie Murph on October 11, 2019 in

It is a slow news day, but we have two cool stories. High-speed images of a black hole eating a star hint at a role for plasma. The Moon also appears to be getting a steady stream of water from space, and that is new and awesome. Finally, Bennu mappers phase 2 is beginning! Transcript […]

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