StarTalk Radio 10.06.2017 01:02

Astronomers explain the formation of seven exoplanets around Trappist-1
From Phys.org: Until now, there were two prevailing theories for the form…

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StarTalk Radio 14.06.2017 00:14

Evidence that Jupiter is the oldest planet in the solar system
https://phys.org/news/2017-06-evidence-jupiter-oldest-planet-solar.html

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StarTalk Radio 05.06.2017 02:00

It's Sunday: time to catch up on this week’s past podcasts.
First up: this week’s #StarTalkAllStars podcast, “Extended Classic: #UFOs and Pos…

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StarTalk Radio 22.06.2017 16:43

#OTD 6/22/78: Pluto's moon Charon discovered by US Naval Observatory astronomer James W. Christy: http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/galleries/charon-discovery-image
Source: U.S. Naval Observatory

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StarTalk Radio 19.06.2017 00:52

Last, but certainly not least: “The Science of Climate and Weather, with Kathy Sullivan,” with host Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-host Scott Adsit, climate …

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StarTalk Radio 16.06.2017 01:41

New evidence that all stars are born in pairs
From UC Berkeley: Did our sun have a twin when it was born 4.5 billion years ago? Almost certainly …

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StarTalk Radio 06.06.2017 01:23

S.S. John Glenn freighter departs space station after successful cargo delivery.
From Spaceflight Now: The Cygnus commercial logistics vehicle de…

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StarTalk Radio 30.05.2017 20:58

If the weather kept you from seeing #Manhattanhenge last night, you might do better tonight when the sun sets at 8:12PM EDT. More info from AMNH here:…

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StarTalk Radio 16.06.2017 17:27

#OTD 6/13/63: Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in space, where she spent more than 70 hours completing 48 orbits! https://starchi…

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StarTalk Radio 11.06.2017 01:25

StarTalk Picture of the Day: Thursday night's truly incredible sky from the Jersey City waterfront. Keep looking up!
(Photo Credit: Cole Ippo…

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StarTalk Radio 05.06.2017 02:06

Last, but certainly not least: “The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, with Jill Tarter,” with host Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Michael …

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StarTalk Radio 30.05.2017 02:44

On the blog: Tuesday: "UFOs and Possible Aliens, with Seth Shostak," Now Extended with Neil Tyson and Bill Nye:
https://www.startalkra…

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StarTalk Radio 23.06.2017 17:34

#OTD 6/23/09: NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter entered lunar orbit, where it has since returned spectacular data and images like this: https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/LRO/main/index.html

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StarTalk Radio 31.05.2017 01:59

Cassini Finds Saturn's Moon Enceladus May Have Tipped Over
From NASA/JPL: Saturn's icy, ocean-bearing moon Enceladus may have tipped over…

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StarTalk Radio 05.06.2017 17:26

#OTD in 2012: Venus transited the Sun, which will not happen again until 2117.
(Photo Credits: Elliot Severn/Spaceflight Photography/ www.severnphotography.com)
#Venus #Transit

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StarTalk Radio 04.06.2017 02:53

#OTD 6/3/65: Edward White became the first American to walk in space during the Gemini 4 mission.
https://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/white-eh.html

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StarTalk Radio 10.06.2017 00:42

On +YouTube tonight at 9:30ET/6:30PT, Neil deGrasse Tyson joins +Katy Perry for a special live streaming #StarTalkTV interview! #KPWWW https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cA4_wTLDx4c

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StarTalk Radio 09.06.2017 17:35

M27: Not a Comet
Image Credit & Copyright: Data; Subaru, NAOJ, Assembly and Processing; Roberto Colombari
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap1…

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StarTalk Radio 23.06.2017 19:21

And…#SpaceX #Falcon9 1st stage sticks the landing again! Congratulations, SpaceX.

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StarTalk Radio 19.06.2017 00:29

Let's try this one more time, window tonight at 9:05-9:20 EDT: Nighttime Rocket Launch To Create Colorful Clouds in Space
https://www.nasa.go…

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StarTalk Radio 13.06.2017 01:04

Two New Satellites for Jupiter
From Sky & Telescope: astronomer Scott Sheppard (Carnegie Institution for Science) has added two more to the p…

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StarTalk Radio 14.06.2017 00:09

ALMA Observes Birth Cry of a Massive Baby Star
From ALMA: An international research team used the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (A…

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StarTalk Radio 06.06.2017 01:20

ISRO’s most powerful rocket GSLV Mk III places GSAT-19 communication satellite in orbit.
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/isros-most-powe…

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StarTalk Radio 31.05.2017 02:13

#OTD 5/30/66: #Surveyor1 was launched to the moon, where it would later become the 1st US probe to soft-land there. https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1966-045A

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StarTalk Radio 12.06.2017 01:27

Last, but certainly not least: “Cosmic Queries: A Taste of Space, with Matt O’Dowd” with host Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice and guest …

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StarTalk Radio 23.06.2017 17:03

Saturday, NASA will try for a 10th time to launch cloud-making rocket
The launch that has been delayed nine times is now scheduled for Saturday, …

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StarTalk Radio 05.06.2017 18:31

The hottest planet yet is twice Jupiter’s size and hot as a star:
From New Scientist: At twice the size of Jupiter and with temperatures reaching…

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StarTalk Radio 13.06.2017 22:49

#OTD 6/13/83: Pioneer 10 passed Neptune's orbit--it would remain the man-made object furthest from Earth until 1998
https://www.nasa.gov/cent…

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StarTalk Radio 14.06.2017 06:56

Bright and early tomorrow, cargo and supplies will be launched to the International Space Station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Watch li…

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StarTalk Radio 14.06.2017 18:15

Happy Flag Day from StarTalk Radio!
From NASA: The deployment of the flag of the United States on the surface of the moon is captured on film dur…

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