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By Susie Murph on February 19, 2020 in

Susie reads the podcast for Annie, and shares the latest things that have gone to space, including: Mochii, even more Starlink satellites, a Japanese commercial communications satellite, and South Korea’s GEO air-quality monitoring system. Our first launch of the week was a Northrop Grumman Antares rocket with CRS2 NG-13 on February 15, 2020 at 8:21 […]

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By Susie Murph on February 13, 2020 in

We’ve been seeing a lot of reports about a possible alien signal from a weird radio source observed by the CHIME telescope. We look at the original research paper and sort fact from fiction (and the aliens are fiction). We also look at new efforts to work with the UN to limit the effects of […]

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By Susie Murph on January 15, 2020 in

It’s been a busy week! SpaceX counts like a computer, SpaceX now the largest satellite operator. One of the Starlinks isn’t like the others? China launches a super secret satellite. Mighty mice and space cookies return to Earth! The first mission of the year was Starlink-2, where a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched 60 additional […]

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By Susie Murph on November 19, 2019 in

We have so much news today, so much news we can’t neatly sum it up. Join us as we look at rare star formation in galaxy clusters, get annoyed with Starlink (as one does), celebrate new science from Cassini that maps out Titan, and finally as we learn that zero gravity is really bad for […]

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By Susie Murph on November 13, 2019 in

Annie goes over last weeks launches which include the second set of Starlink satellites, and two surprise Chinese launches that occurred just hours apart.  Plus an update on the Boeing parachute failure and some more details about the new Chinese gridfins. Hello, and welcome to the Daily Space for today November 13, 2019.  I am […]

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By Susie Murph 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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