Hubble Discovers Unusual Asteroid; Earliest Confirmed Galaxy Detected: Space Fan News #118

Lots of cool stuff coming up: Scott Lewis is at YouTube Studios now recording next week's SFN, and we have some awesome Hubble Hangouts in the works this month! Links from today's stories: Strange asteroid: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/

Published on 9th Nov, 2013

Lots of cool stuff coming up: Scott Lewis is at YouTube Studios now recording next week's SFN, and we have some awesome Hubble Hangouts in the works this month! Links from today's stories: Strange asteroid: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2013/52/ Hubble Hangout Link: https://plus.google.com/b/104933578966497599647/events/c8fhenpgumsm12tv6mqii387n14 Most distant confirmed galaxy: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v502/n7472/full/nature12657.html http://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/amherst-astronomer-international-team Ned Wright's Cosmology Calculator: http://www.astro.ucla.edu/~wright/CosmoCalc.html Why Light Travel Time Should not be used in press releases: http://www.astro.ucla.edu/~wright/Dltt_is_Dumb.html What is the Size of the Universe? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJayxpt482g If you want weekly space and astronomy news updates, please subscribe to the DeepAstronomy channel. New episodes are uploaded every Friday night. Twitter and Vine: @DeepAstronomy Follow me on Google+ http://gplus.to/DeepAstronomy http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell We also have a great Google+ Community, come share your thoughts and join the discussion! https://plus.google.com/communities/109849939648748938781 Don't forget Facebook, there's a whole page dedicated to Space Fans: http://facebook.com/SpaceFan