Phosphine on Venus - A Rethink
February 15, 2021
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Phosphine on Venus - A Rethink

The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast.

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 16

*Purported phosphine on Venus more likely to be ordinary sulphur dioxide

A new study claims last year’s observations of phosphine in the clouds of Venus was actually sulphur-dioxide.

*The mystery of the Jovian Trojans

A new study claims Jupiter's Trojan asteroids may be stranger than thought.

*The growing Starlink problem for astronomy

Elon Musk is now officially the world’s richest person with a net worth of 185 billion dollars and an empire that stretches from SpaceX rockets to Tesla electric cars.

*Rocket Lab demonstrates new orbital maneuvering capability

Rocket Lab has successfully launched its 18th Electron mission – and its first for 2021 -- in the process demonstrating an improved orbital maneuvering capability.

*The Science Report

The World Health Organization says it’s been unable to determine where the COVID-19 virus originated.

New reports on the efficacy of the Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines against new COVID-19 variants.

A two-point decline in IQ associated with teens who frequently consume cannabis.

Scientists have discovered what may be the smallest species of lizard ever found.

Skeptic's guide to COVID-19 nanobots

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