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Eta Carinae the Enigmatic Explosive Star Probed by NASA NUSTAR

10th Jul, 2018 - 2427 views

Eta Carinae, is a well known massive, luminous star system located about 7,500 light-years away from the Earth. It is in the southern constellation of Carina, and produced an outburst in the 19th century making it the second-brightest star in the sky

Unusual Hot Jupiters

9th Feb, 2017 - 3954 views

Hot Jupiters are gas giant planets, somewhat similar to Saturn or Jupiter, but instead, they orbit very close to their host stars with orbital periods of less than 10 days. Because these planets are very near their parent star, they are heated to ext

Meeting in Space to Make the Journey Possible

2nd Feb, 2017 - 3004 views

Senior NASA leadership has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In our next Hangout we will discuss how rendezvous, resupply, and refueling in orbit may make possible affordable early hum

The Evolvable Space Telescope - There is More Than One Way to Build a Telescope!

15th Dec, 2016 - 3332 views

Hangout made possible by .SPACE Domains: https://goo.gl/j6BgTp Although there are several space telescopes currently in operation, most people may think that the iconic Hubble Space Telescope is the way that they should all appear. Not so! Multiple

How to Confirm more than 100 exoplanets at once! Keck Observatory and K2 Mission Results

29th Sep, 2016 - 3234 views

Joins us for live chat here: http://deepastronomy.com/live An extraordinary discovery of numerous exoplanets was made by combining NASA's K2 mission data with follow-up observations by ground-based telescopes including the W. M. Keck Observatory and

The Freezing of Io's Atmosphere During Eclipses of the Sun by Jupiter

22nd Sep, 2016 - 3297 views

Io is a moon of Jupiter which is volcanically active and, in fact, is the most active object in the solar system. This strong volcanism is stimulated by the gravitational interaction between Io and Jupiter. Not only that, Io’s volcanoes emit plumes