Aug. 24, 2021

Red Dwarfs Less Harmful to Exoplanets Than Previously Thought

Red Dwarfs Less Harmful to Exoplanets Than Previously Thought

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast.

SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 96

*Red Dwarfs less harmful to exoplanets than previously thought


A new study suggests planets orbiting around red dwarf stars may be more habitable than previously thought.

*Space Station mishap worse than thought

Mission managers at NASA have revealed that the Russian module malfunction which sent the International Space Station out of control for 47 minutes, spun the  orbiting outpost around on its axis one and a half times affecting communications and power collection.

*Rocket Lab launches US Space Force payload

Rocket lab has successfully launched a new mission for the United States Space Force. The mission was the first since a rocket failure two months ago.

*China’s busy launch schedule continues

China has launched a new military communications satellite – its fourth launch in a week.

*The Science Report

The Gulf stream losing stability.

The human race is now in a better position to eradicate COVID-19 than it was for polio.

Locally extinct western barred bandicoot returned to Sturt National Park.

New species of ancient crocodile uncovered in southern Chile.

Skeptic's guide to fake COVID jab certificates.

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