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Scientists Determine the Size of the Martian Core

Scientists Determine the Size of the Martian Core

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 35 *Scientists determine the size of the Martian core Seismic data collected by NASA's Mars Insight lander suggests the red planet’s core is about half the size of the Earth’s. *Searching for signs of Martian life in outback Australia NASA’s Mars 2020 Per...

Count Down for Australia’s Return to Orbit

Count Down for Australia’s Return to Orbit

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 31 *Count down for Australia’s return to orbit If all goes according to plan -- in almost exactly a year from now Australia will officially become a space-faring nation – again. *Interstellar visit...

First Drive

First Drive

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 29 *First drive for the new Mars Perseverance rover NASA’s new Mars 2020 Perseverance rover has undertaken its first tentative test drive across the red planet’s surface. *A new map of binary star ...

Massive Supernova Remnant Discovered

Massive Supernova Remnant Discovered

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 28 *Massive supernova remnant discovered Astronomers combining data from different types of telescopes have discovered a massive supernova remnant hiding in plain sight. *The origin of the Zodiacal...

Neutron Star Found in Famous Supernova

Neutron Star Found in Famous Supernova

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 26 *Neutron star found in famous supernova Astronomers believe they may have confirmed the existence of a neutron star produced by supernova 1987A *The mystery of the Martian moons A new study clai...

NASA Back in Touch with Voyager 2

NASA Back in Touch with Voyager 2

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 119 *NASA back in touch with Voyager 2 in interstellar space NASA has re-established command control of the Voyager 2 spacecraft.  The Agency’s 70 metre Canberra Deep Space Network radio dish – the only antenna capable of contacting the 43-year-old s...

When We Look at the Stars, Is There Anyone Looking Back?

When We Look at the Stars, Is There Anyone Looking Back?

SpaceTime 20201106 Series 23 Episode 118 *When we look at the stars is there anyone looking back? Three decades after Cornell astronomer Carl Sagan suggested that Voyager 1 snap a picture of the Earth from billions of kilometres away -- resulting in the iconic Pale Blue Dot photograph -- two astrono...

The Brightest Explosions in the Universe

The Brightest Explosions in the Universe

*The brightest explosions in the universe Mystery still surrounds events known as superluminous supernovae -- which are the brightest explosions in the universe. *The mysterious X-37B Space Shuttle launches on another classified mission The United States Space Force has launched one of its mysteriou...

American’s Fly into Space from American Soil For the First Time in Nine Years

American’s Fly into Space from American Soil For the First Time in Nine Years

*American’s fly into space from American soil for the first time in nine years The SpaceX Demo two mission successfully blasted off from Space Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Centre at in the Cape Canaveral Air Force Base in Florida. NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley were abo...