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By Susie Murph on January 7, 2020 in

The Hubble Space Telescope continues to give us amazing views and science, 30 years later. Here are a couple of new stories that help us appreciate this amazing tool of science. Yesterday’s breaking news more than compensated for the past few week’s of slow news. From turning lead into gold with neutron star mergers, to […]

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By Susie Murph on November 7, 2019 in

The TESS mission is following the tradition started by Kepler and finding us planets in places and orbits we never expected. In today’s episode we look at how TESS’s discovery of a Gas Giant in a highly elliptical orbit led to new models looking to imagine how a habitable world might exist in such a […]

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By Susie Murph 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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By Susie Murph on September 26, 2019 in

We have seen the news for tomorrow, and it is amazing, but for today, we keep things short and sweet and bring you an update on how Psyche got its density, a star getting eaten by a black hole, and a galaxy merger with 3 someday-merging supermassive blackholes in their center. Links Density of Psyche […]

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