July 9, 2021

Looking Back to the Cosmic Dawn

Looking Back to the Cosmic Dawn

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast.

SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 78

*Looking back to the cosmic dawn

A new study claims the first stars began shining between 250 and 350 million years after the big bang 13.8 billion years ago.

*Hubble still offline as technicians struggle to fix it

The Hubble Space Telescope remains offline following a major onboard computer crash last month.

*One Web latest launch adds to Star links satellite pollution

A Russian Soyuz rocket has successfully placed 36 British One web internet broadband telecommunication satellites into orbit.

*Skywatch July

Planet Earth reaches aphelion, The constellation Sagittarius pointing to the heart of the Milky Way galaxy, and the Delta Aquariids and Alpha Capricornids meteor showers.

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