StarTalk Radio 05.01.2018 01:14

"Ribbons and pearls" - New photo of galaxy NGC 1398 from ESO's VLT in Chile. Credit: ESO.
http://www.eso.org/public/images/potw1801a/

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StarTalk Radio 26.12.2017 17:33

Fireball in the Arctic
Image from NASA APOD, Image Credit & Copyright: Yang Sutie
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap171225.html

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StarTalk Radio 24.12.2017 02:11

Did Neil deGrasse Tyson really troll Christmas? Watch him tell Bill Nye about his most retweeted tweet ever, on Christmas Day 2014:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOv5H4OtJEQ

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StarTalk Radio 24.12.2017 23:42

Happy Holidays from StarTalk!
#OTD: Dec. 24, 1968: Apollo 8 "went to the Moon and discovered the Earth for the first time.” Shown: Earthrise, Credit William Anders/NASA.

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StarTalk Radio 02.01.2018 18:07

Please join us in extending warm birthday wishes to StarTalk friend Dr. Amy Mainzer, who was guest host for Season 5's "Cosmic Queries: Comet…

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StarTalk Radio 24.12.2017 02:03

#OTD 12/23/1672: Giovanni Cassini discovered Saturn's 2nd largest moon - the icy Rhea: https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/rhea#!

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StarTalk Radio 29.12.2017 16:55

MIT Just Created Living Plants That Glow Like A Lamp, And Could Grow Glowing Trees To Replace Streetlights
http://www.thespaceacademy.org/2017/12/mit-just-created-living-plants-that.html?spref=fb

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StarTalk Radio 26.12.2017 23:54

EXCLUSIVE FULL EPISODE PREVIEW: Explore exoplanets, including the TRAPPIST-1 system and Proxima b, with David Grinspoon, Natalie Starkey, Seth Shostak…

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StarTalk Radio 23.12.2017 00:01

You can also watch or listen to tonight’s show without commercials – subscribe to #StarTalkAllAccess now: https://www.startalkradio.net/all-access/extraterrestrial-mashup/

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StarTalk Radio 22.12.2017 18:29

#OTD 12/22/64: The SR-71 Blackbird had its first flight - a famously successful aircraft and an incredible feat of engineering for Cold War technology…

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StarTalk Radio 25.12.2017 06:43

#SOS Did #NeildeGrasseTyson troll Christmas? Watch him tell #BillNye about his biggest tweet ever on Christmas Day 2014:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOv5H4OtJEQ

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StarTalk Radio 02.01.2018 18:02

#OTD 1/2/1920: Isaac Asimov was born - transformative & prolific science fiction author whose best known works included the "Foundation"…

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StarTalk Radio 09.01.2018 18:47

#OTD 1/9/69: +NASA named the prime crew for Apollo 11, including Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and +Buzz Aldrin : https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/missions/apollo11.html

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StarTalk Radio 27.12.2017 17:23

Southern Lights put on show for passengers on special flight:
http://www.cnn.com/travel/article/southern-lights-flight-trnd/

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StarTalk Radio 22.12.2017 18:45

Juno probe’s new Jupiter pictures rate a 10
https://www.geekwire.com/2017/juno-probes-new-jupiter-pictures-rate-10/

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StarTalk Radio 22.12.2017 18:24

In Today's Lunch with a "Side Order of Science": Did you know that the moon is actually not that great a reflector? Neil deGrasse Tyson …

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StarTalk Radio 06.01.2018 18:25

Veteran U.S. astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and even smuggled a corned beef sandwich into orbit during one of his six missions in space, has died at age 87, NASA said on Saturday.

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StarTalk Radio 05.01.2018 18:47

Astronomers Find Huge Stars More Common Than Previously Thought
https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/01/04/575399319/astronomers-find-huge-stars-more-common-than-previously-thought

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StarTalk Radio 23.12.2017 00:03

EXCLUSIVE: This week’s First Play preview episode, “Life on Mars Mashup.”
Ponder what life on Mars might be like in this Martian mashup with Neil…

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StarTalk Radio 24.12.2017 02:01

#OTD 12/23/86: Dick Rutan & Jeana Yeager completed the first continuous, unrefueled around the world flight in this specialized airplane. The flig…

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StarTalk Radio 03.01.2018 17:56

#OTD 1/3/86: Using images the probe had taken, Voyager 2 scientist Steve Synnott discovered two of Uranus's known moons: Portia & Juliet. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moons_of_Uranus

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StarTalk Radio 22.12.2017 22:42

Bruce McCandless, First Astronaut To Fly Untethered In Space, Has Died
https://www.npr.org/2017/12/22/517135809/bruce-mccandless-first-astronaut-to-fly-untethered-in-space-has-died

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StarTalk Radio 09.01.2018 20:34

From friend of the show Phil Plait: "Two Galaxies that Pass in the Night. Rapidly." about the galaxies collectively known as IRAS 06076-213…

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StarTalk Radio 27.12.2017 17:03

#OTD 12/27/1541: Pioneering astronomer Johannes Kepler was born (for whom the Kepler telescope is named). He was the first to realize and calculate th…

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StarTalk Radio 07.01.2018 16:45

Galaxies Growing Up on the Edge of the Void
http://aasnova.org/2018/01/05/galaxies-growing-up-on-the-edge-of-the-void/

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StarTalk Radio 02.01.2018 18:18

Earth reaches Perihelion (closest to the Sun) just after midnight tonight, at 12:34am ET. This occurs about 2 weeks after the December Solstice: https…

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StarTalk Radio 27.12.2017 17:19

In Today's Lunch with a "Side Order of Science":
Did we evolve to take risks? Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye talk accountants, e…

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StarTalk Radio 04.01.2018 16:59

Supermassive black holes control star formation in large galaxies
From Phys.org: Young galaxies blaze with bright new stars forming at a rapid ra…

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StarTalk Radio 29.12.2017 16:57

We missed an important birthday yesterday:
Please join us in extending warm birthday wishes to StarTalk friend and guest Nichelle Nichols, who jo…

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StarTalk Radio 29.12.2017 16:42

The Sole Survivor of the Cassini Mission Is Still Lost in Space
https://www.inverse.com/article/39759-only-piece-of-cassini-survived-lost-in-space

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