Dec. 14, 2020

Hayabusa2 Lands at Woomera

Hayabusa2 Lands at Woomera

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast.
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 134
Hayabusa2 lands at Woomera

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast.

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 134

*Hayabusa2 lands at Woomera

The first pristine subsurface samples of an asteroid have been safely returned to Earth with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s Hayabusa2 re-entry capsule parachuting down onto the Woomera Rocket range in outback South Australia.

*Hints of new physics in polarized light from the big bang

Scientists have glimpsed hints of new physics in Planck data from the cosmic microwave background radiation.

*SpaceX’s starship prototype explodes during landing 

A prototype of the new SpaceX starship has exploded in a spectacular fireball following a test launch in south Texas.

*The Science Report

The major breakthrough in science which is destined to change everything.

Less than half of the world’s forests still in their natural state.

Confirmation that Havana syndrome is consistent with the effects of directed microwave energy.

Paleontologists have discovered a new species of sauropod dinosaur in Argentina.

Skeptic's guide to Science: growing concerns about the Therapeutic Goods Administration.

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