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Are We Seeing the First Light in the Universe?

Nov. 30, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 129 *Are we seeing the first light in the universe The Webb Space Telescope is now unveiling what could be light from the very first stars in the universe – revealing a very rich cosmos where th…

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Orion’s Historic Journey Around the Moon

Nov. 28, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 128 *Orion’s historic journey around the Moon NASA’s Artemis 1 Orion spacecraft has arrived safely in lunar orbit and has now well into its distant retrograde orbit which is taking the mission s…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Lift off : NASA’s Artemis-1 Mega Rocket Launches Orion to Moon

Nov. 21, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 125 *Lift off NASA’s Artemis-1 Mega Rocket Launches Orion to Moon The world’s most powerful rocket NASA’s Space Launch System has successfully blasted into orbit on its maiden flight. The specta…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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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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NASA’s Dragonfly Mission to the Distant World of Titan

Oct. 31, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 116 *NASA’s Dragonfly mission to the distant world of Titan NASA have undertaken a major survey of the Saturnian moon Titan’s Selk cra…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Over 30 Thousand Near Earth Asteroids Now Discovered

Oct. 26, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 114 *Over 30 thousand near Earth Asteroids now discovered Astronomers have reached a major milestone with the discovery of the thirty thousandth near Earth asteroid. *NASA's Lucy spacecraft swo…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Best View Yet of the Birth of a Black Hole

Oct. 19, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 111 *Astronomers have been given one of their best views yet of the birth of a black hole Astronomers have been given one of their best views yet of the birth of one of the universe’s most infam…

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Stunning New Images of the Jovian Ice Moon Europa

Oct. 12, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 108 *Stunning new images of the Jovian ice moon Europa NASA’s Juno spacecraft has completed its close flyby of the Jovian ice moon Europa capturing stunning close-up images which are raising mor…

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Dimorphous Grows a Massive Comet Like Impact Debris Tail

Oct. 10, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 107 *Dimorphous grows a massive comet like impact debris tail The DART spacecraft’s impact into the asteroid Dimorphous has generate…

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New and Puzzling Features of Mysterious Fast Radio Bursts

Sept. 30, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 103 *New and puzzling features of mysterious fast radio bursts Astronomers have detected strange never before seen signals originating from an already mysterious object called a Fast Radio Burst…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Counting Down to Asteroid Collision

Sept. 23, 2022

SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 100 *Counting down to asteroid collision NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test— or DART mission -- remains on target to crash into a potentially hazardous near-Earth asteroid on Monday. *Cont…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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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…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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Four-Billion-Year-Old Planetary Crust Found Under Western Australia

Sept. 14, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 96 *Four-billion-year-old planetary crust found under Western Australia Scientists have identified a four-billion-year-old piece of th…

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DART on Track for Asteroid Impact

Sept. 12, 2022

The Astronomy, Technology, and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 95 *DART on track for asteroid impact Later this month NASA’s Dart mission will slam into a tiny near-Earth asteroid orbiting a slight…

Guest: Tim Mendham
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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 …