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NASA Selects Quadcopter Dragonfly to Go to TITAN

29th Jun, 2019 - 5591 views

We are going to Titan! Yesterday NASA announced a new mission, called Dragonfly, a rotorcopter New Frontiers Mission designed to go to Saturn’s moon Titan.

Mystery of Ultra Diffuse Galaxy with NO Dark Matter Solved

8th Jun, 2019 - 10.4k views

Remember that ultra diffuse galaxy I told you about in SFNs 226 and 232? You know, the one with NO dark matter? Well turns out there is dark matter there.

NASAs Juno Finds Great Blue Spot Affects Jupiters Entire Magnetic Field

25th May, 2019 - 4195 views

NASA's Juno Mission to Jupiter finds that the Great Blue Spot affects the entire magnetic field

The Era of Direct Imaging of Exoplanets Has Arrived

25th Apr, 2019 - 6753 views

In this episode, astronomers are finally starting to get direct images of planets around other stars, and not only that, for the first time, ground-based telescopes are actually getting measurements of the atmospheres of these galactic neighbors.

Event Horizon Telescope First Results Space Fan News

10th Apr, 2019 - 28.1k views

First results from the worldwide collaboration of telescopes known as the Event Horizon Telescope will be live streamed here. Join our Chat on Discord here: https://discord.gg/nqGpvtK Like this content? Please consider becoming a patron: https://pa

SFN Update First Results from Event Horizon Telescope Next Week

3rd Apr, 2019 - 5387 views

The European Southern Observatory is announcing first results from the Event Horizon Telescope next week! Read the announcement here; https://www.eso.org/public/announcements/ann19018/