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Our full collection of all Deep Astronomy videos. Here you'll find everything from live astronomy hangouts to regular space news episodes and short space documentaries. You can browse by keyword, specific categories or just have poke around and see what you can find. There's definitely something for everyone!

Space Fan News #7: Hubble's Latest, Most Distant Object and Remembering Challenger

29th Jan, 2011

Here's the press release: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2011/05/ Hubble has set a new record for the most distant object found so far (again!). Also, I tell the story of how I found out the Challenger Exploded

The Decay of Heaven

25th Jan, 2011

Please subscribe to the DeepAstronomy iTunes Podcast: http://feeds.feedburner.com/blip/nXLI Here is an abbreviated look at what the implications are for a universe that is expanding and accelerating. Things look pretty bleak for the future of our

Space Fan News #6: James Webb Space Telescope Mission Update

22nd Jan, 2011

Thought I would share some of the latest news from the James Webb Space Telescope mission. Looks like there are some delays ahead and cost overruns, but this isn't surprising and is quite common in space missions. http://www.spaceflightnow.com/news

The First Earth-Sized World of Kepler

17th Jan, 2011

Subscribe to the DeepAstronomy iTunes Podcast: http://feeds.feedburner.com/blip/nXLI and add to iTunes. On January 10th, 2011, after gathering and analyzing over 8 months of data transmitted from the spacecraft, the Kepler Science Team announce

Space Fan News #5: The Future is in the Infrared

15th Jan, 2011

Whew! This has been some week, the AAS is now over and astronomy overload has set in. All of you have been so supportive and enthusiastic about this series. To be honest, I was shocked at how many watched these vids. Because this was such a posit

Space Fan News #4: Candles in the Dark

14th Jan, 2011

This one's a little long because I wanted to give some background into the two press releases that came out of the AAS today: http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/news/1243-ssc2011-01-Cosmology-Standard-Candle-Not-So-Standard-After-All http://www.cfa.harv