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A Major Blow in the Search for Life on Other Worlds

Nov. 2, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 117 *A major blow in the search for life on other worlds Planetary scientists have suffered a significant setback in their search for exoplanets with life – discovering an Earth like planet with…

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Solar Orbiter Hit by a Massive Coronal Mass Ejection

Sept. 16, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 97 *Solar Orbiter hit by a massive Coronal Mass Ejection Earlier this month as The European Space Agency’s Solar Orbiter undertook its third flyby of the planet Venus it was hit by a massive co…

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The Sands of Mars are Green as well as Red

Sept. 9, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 94 *The Perseverance rover finds the sands of Mars are green as well as red The accepted view of Mars is red rocks and craters as far as the eye can see. But NASA’s Perseverance rover has found …

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NASA’s Curiosity Rover goes into Emergency Safe Mode on Mars

July 20, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 80 *NASA’s Curiosity rover goes into emergency safe mode on Mars NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover have suddenly gone into emergency safe mode on the red planet following unusual temperature spikes we…

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Has An Ancient Doorway Been Found On Mars – Well No!

May 30, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 58 *Has an ancient doorway been found on Mars – well no! NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover has taken an image of what looks like a doorway leading into a secret alien temple hidden in a cliff face on …

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Ice, Ice, Ice, Baby

April 6, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 41 *What created Pluto’s giant ice volcanos A new study suggests that the giant cryovolcanoes seen across the surface of the distant f…

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NASA Extends the Mars Helicopter’s Mission

March 23, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 35 *NASA extends the Mars helicopter’s mission NASA has extended flight operations of its Mars Ingenuity Helicopter through to at leas…

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Perseverance Celebrates First Year on Mars

March 4, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 27 *Perseverance celebrates its first year on Mars NASA's Mars Perseverance rover has celebrated its first year on the surface of the red planet. *How lightning actually starts A new study has…

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Growing Debate about Whether there’s Liquid Water Under the Martian South Pole

Feb. 2, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 14 *Growing debate about whether there’s liquid water under the Martian south pole Two separate studies have drawn opposite conclusions a…

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Solar Orbiter Publishes a Stunning Wealth of Science Results from its Cruise Phase

Jan. 7, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 3 *Solar Orbiter publishes a wealth of science results from its cruise phase Scientists are busy sifting through a wealth of data from th…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Jezero Crater Shows Signs of Sustained Interactions with Water

Oct. 22, 2021

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Earth’s Solid Inner Core Could be Mushy

Oct. 20, 2021

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Three Big Marsquakes Rock the Red Planet

Oct. 4, 2021

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 112 *Three Big Marsquakes rock the red planet NASA’s InSight lander has recorded a massive magnitude 4.2 Marsquake on the red planet w…

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Perseverance Rover Gets Busy

Sept. 22, 2021

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 107 *The Perseverance rover collects a second sample of Martian history NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover successfully collected its firs…

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An Update from Mars

Sept. 10, 2021

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 24 Episode 102 *Perseverance collects its first samples of the red planet It was a case of second time lucky as NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover su…