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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New Technique for Finding Dyson Spheres in Gaia Data Release 2

25th Apr, 2018 - 1.4k views

SETI Astronomers have worked out a plausible way to find Dyson Spheres by using Parallax measurements from Gaia.

NASA's TESS: How Many Planets will be Found?

25th Apr, 2018 - 2 views

The recently launched Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) was designed to find Earth - sized planets around other stars. How many exoplanets are we expected to find?

Let's Watch the TESS Launch

18th Apr, 2018 - 2.7k views

Quickly setting up to watch the TESS Launch on SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Let's watch together

The Parker Solar Probe: Our First Mission to Touch the Sun!

17th Apr, 2018 - 1.4k views

In just a few short months, NASA will launch the Parker Solar Probe, a mission designed to get the closest we've ever been to the Sun.

As TESS Launch Approaches, Kepler Mission Ending as Fuel Runs Low

13th Apr, 2018 - 2.6k views

Bad news from NASA regarding the venerable Kepler/K2 mission: it is running out of fuel and preparations are being made for the final end - for real this time - of the mission that showed us there were more planets in our galaxy than stars.

Moons and Exoplanets: The Same or Different Species?

10th Apr, 2018 - 1.2k views

Researchers using a new model are looking at what the second largest moon in our Solar System, Titan, would be like if it was in orbit around a Sun-like or Dwarf Star. How much would Titan change? Could it harbor life?

New Observations Hint that Life is Not Common in the Galaxy

6th Apr, 2018 - 6.5k views

New observations of two supernovae: The Crab Nebula and Cassieopia A show wildly differing amounts of a vital component for life to thrive: Phosphorus.

NASA Mars InSight Lander: Ready to Study the Heart of Mars

4th Apr, 2018 - 1.6k views

InSight is scheduled to launch from the California coast to the plains of Mars on May 5, 2018. This is the first launch to another planet from the West Coast.

Launch Date Set for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS)!

4th Apr, 2018 - 2.3k views

Launch Date set for TESS: April 16, 2018, 6:32pm ET. TESS is designed to scan the entire sky over two years to find as many exoplanets as it can among the closest and brightest stars to Earth.

Backyard Observatories and Viewer Questions

3rd Apr, 2018 - 429 views

Have you ever thought of building an observatory on to house your new telescope? Watch this hangout to learn about the characteristics of a good backyard amateur observatory including where to build it.

After Dragonfly 44: Astronomers Now Find Galaxy with NO Dark Matter

29th Mar, 2018 - 5.4k views

In this episode, the case for proving that there is no such thing as dark matter just got a lot harder. After announcing the discovery of an ultra-diffuse galaxy made up of 99.99 percent dark matter.

NASA JWST delayed until mid-2020: Failure is not an option

27th Mar, 2018 - 8k views

Looks like NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will be delayed until mid-2020. There will likely be budget overruns which threaten the life of the mission.