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The DKIST Solar Telescope

1st Oct, 2018 - 1443 views

The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) is currently under construction on Haleakala in Hawaii. This ground-based flagship observatory promises to shed light on the fundamental physical processes that govern the behavior of the Sun and many oth

The Lynx Space Telescope: A Flagship Concept to Probe the Energetic Universe

18th Sep, 2018 - 1592 views

Lynx is one of four flagship concepts for the next great space telescope. NASA has funded a series of studies of four concepts that will in less than a year's time produce candidate designs for a major space observatory to begin construction later

WASP-121b - A Scorching Hot Atmosphere

24th Aug, 2017 - 1784 views

What is the atmosphere of the hot-Jupiter Exoplanet Wasp-121b like? We know that for planets close to their parent stars, the temperature is very high and can heat and even dissipate atmospheres. For example, if the planetary atmosphere is retain

Mercury: Bombarded by many tiny meteoroids

27th Jul, 2017 - 1879 views

Does Mercury, the closest planet to the Sun in our solar system, have an atmosphere? How is that possible? It has been known for a long time that Mercury, the innermost planet in the solar system does not have much of an atmosphere. This variable

The Square Kilometer Array: The Worlds Largest Radio Telescope

17th Sep, 2018 - 1918 views

Welcome to our inaugural Telescope Talk - Professsional Version Hangout! Today we learn about the Square Kilometer array being built in South Africa and Western Australia The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project is an international effort to buil

Building Huge Telescopes in Space Using Robots

15th Jan, 2019 - 2039 views

Like this content? Please consider becoming a patron: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Astronomy’s Future Will Be Built: New Capabilities to Assemble in Space the Largest Observatories. Scientific performance of telescopes depend strongly upon t

Voyager! 40 years of Solar System Discoveries

12th Oct, 2017 - 2453 views

This hangout celebrates 40 Years of Voyager! Voyager 1 and 2 Spacecraft are twin spacecraft launched into the Solar System 40 years ago to fly by Jupiter, Saturn and beyond. The amazing discoveries from their travels include 23 moons around the gi

Black Hole Gets Kicked Around by Gravitational Waves Pt.2

30th Mar, 2017 - 2703 views

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Before the First Bootprints on Mars: Some Critical Steps before sending any astronauts

5th Jan, 2017 - 2921 views

Live Chat Here: http://deepastronomy.com/live PPT File used in discussion: http://bit.ly/2jfsqIk There is much work required to identify, select, and prepare (using autonomous robotics) a site for safe habitation and crew operations long before the

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

Monster Black Hole Gets Kicked out of Home Galaxy by Gravitational Wave

30th Mar, 2017 - 3096 views

Watch this video to finish where this discussion got cut off: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmKgUtBj-Cw What happens if two black holes collide? Scientists have found evidence that such an event took place during the merging of two galaxies. The r

Hubble - Exciting & Still Going Strong!

16th Feb, 2017 - 3423 views

The Hubble Space Telescope, one of the greatest scientific instruments of all time, is well into its second quarter-century of successful operation with years of exciting results ahead. Join Tony Darnell, Alberto Conti, and Harley Thronson as they