Astronomy Videos

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!

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1st Dec, 2016 - 3305 views

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In our next Hangout we will explore how the resources in place on Mars will make possible long-term human explor

#JWST Assembly Complete!; Watch out for #Supermoon; Geeky Cuteness | SFN #184

11th Nov, 2016 - 4875 views

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2 Trillion Galaxies?; DECam Finds 3 New Dwarf Planets and Get Ready for LSST | SFN #180

15th Oct, 2016 - 9844 views

Support Space Fan News on Patreon: Get the latest astronomy news every week. Apologies for the audio, the mic died while filming (truth be told, the Zoom SD card filled up - Doh!). Here are the links to this week's

2016: A Golden Year in the Golden Age of Astronomy | SFN #188

31st Dec, 2016 - 5456 views

Consider supporting Space Fan News: to ensure you get current space & astronomy news each week! Space Fan News Theme by Stephen Dubois available for download here: This year saw some ama

A Gamma Ray Binary in Another Galaxy: A massive object paired with a crushed stellar core remnant

10th Nov, 2016 - 3477 views

Download all visuals here: A search for binary stars that emit gamma-rays using NASA’s Fermi satellite turned up a luminous object in another galaxy. These objects are characteristically variable. Using additional telescopes

AAS Hangout: The Black Hole in the Center of our Galaxy

8th Jan, 2013 - 0 views

Our first AAS hangout went better than I could have hoped! Lots of great conversation about black holes, and the center of our galaxy. Also had a surprise visit from John Grunsfeld, head of the science mission directorate at NASA (Oh and he's an as

Cassini: A Remarkable Journey

25th May, 2017 - 2425 views

Cassini began it's Grand Finale last month. Learn how this spectacular mission will end! Cassini is a NASA mission, launched in 1997, designed to study the planet Saturn and its moons. This mission has produced astonishing imagery, a multitude o

ESA's GAIA Maps a Billion Stars; NASA Likes LISA Again; China Launches 2nd Space Station | SFN 178

23rd Sep, 2016 - 3950 views

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ESO's VISIR Gets Ready for Juno; India Sets Launch Record; China Launches New Rocket | SFN 169

1st Jul, 2016 - 4109 views

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EXOMars Lander Lost?; NASA's Juno Switches Off | SFN #181

22nd Oct, 2016 - 4916 views

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Fast Moving Stars and Interstellar Bow Shocks

9th Mar, 2017 - 3205 views

Sometimes individual stars in our galaxy are seen to be zipping through space. The winds from the stars ram into the interstellar medium -- the material between the stars in our galaxy -- and a bow shock is formed. In general they have the appearance