March 31, 2017

25: Discovery of a new type of star formation

25: Discovery of a new type of star formation

The Astronomy and Space Science News Podcast

Stream Episodes on demand from or (both mobile friendly) *Discovery of a new type of star formation Astronomers have discovered a new way to produce stars. Researchers have found that can form in the powerful outflows generated by supermassive black holes meaning that black holes don’t just destroy stars –they can also create new ones. *Pillars of destruction in the carina nebulae Spectacular new observations of vast pillar-like structures within the Carina Nebula providing new insights into how ephemeral these giant structures really are. *Electric sands discovered on Titan Sands on the Saturnian moon Titan are highly electrically charged. The findings help explain unusual features seen in Titan’s landscape. *NASA's Juno spacecraft completes its fifth Jupiter flyby NASA's Juno spacecraft has successfully completed its fifth close flyby of the Jovian atmosphere. Mission managers say all of the probes camera’s and its eight science instruments were operational during the close encounter – gathering information about the gas giant’s cloud structure, gravitational and magnetic fields and auroral activity. For Enhanced Show Notes, including photos to accompany this episode: Subscribe, rate and review SpaceTime at all good podcasting apps…including iTunes, audioBoom, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, Podbean, Radio Public, Tunein Radio, google play, etc. RSS feed: Help support SpaceTime : The SpaceTime with Stuart Gary merchandise shop. Get your T-Shirts, Coffee Cups, badges, tote bag + more and help support the show. Check out the range: Thank you. Plus: Get a free audio book of your choice, plus 30 days free access from Just visit or click on the banner link at To see all our sponsor special deals for SpaceTime listeners visit Email: Join our mailing list at For more, follow SpaceTime on Facebook, twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, Google+ and Clammr: Facebook: @spacetimewithstuartgary twitter: @stuartgary Tumblr: Google+: YouTube: Clammr: If you're enjoying SpaceTime, please help out by sharing and telling your friends. The best recommendation I can get is one from you. Thank you... #astronomy #space #science #technology #news #astrophysics #NASA #neptune 

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