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SpaceTime with Stuart Gary | Astronomy, Space & Science News

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19 years on Australian Public Radio (as StarStuff), 4 years of podcasting and counting. We have a lot of content to share with you. Recognized worldwide by our listeners and industry experts as one of the best and most thoroughly researched programs on Astronomy, Technology, Space, and Science News. Keep up-to-date and learn something new with every episode. 3 new episodes per week. Show your support for SpaceTime, help us reach our goals with access to commercial free episodes and bonuses via Supercast or Patreon

19 years on Australian Public Radio (as StarStuff), 4 years of podcasting and counting. We have a lot of content to share with you. Recognized worldwide by our listeners and industry experts as one of the best and most thoroughly researched programs on Astronomy, Technology, Space, and Science News. Keep up-to-date and learn something new with every episode. 3 new episodes per week. Show your support for SpaceTime, help us reach our goals with access to commercial free episodes and bonuses via Supercast or Patreon

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Australia

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19 years on Australian Public Radio (as StarStuff), 4 years of podcasting and counting. We have a lot of content to share with you. Recognized worldwide by our listeners and industry experts as one of the best and most thoroughly researched programs on Astronomy, Technology, Space, and Science News. Keep up-to-date and learn something new with every episode. 3 new episodes per week. Show your support for SpaceTime, help us reach our goals with access to commercial free episodes and bonuses via Supercast or Patreon

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@stuartgary

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English


Episodes

A Record-Breaking Flare From Sun's Nearest Stellar Neighbour

5/3/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 49 *A record-breaking flare from Sun's nearest stellar neighbour Astronomers have detected one of the most violent stellar flares ever recorded in the galaxy exploding out of Proxima Centauri the nearest star system to the Sun. *More chopper flights on the red planet NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter continues to set records, flying faster and farther in its latest test flights on the...

Duration:00:28:44

Big Win For SpaceX Starship

4/30/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 48 *SpaceX Starship to be the new lunar module NASA has selected SpaceX to provide the lunar land landers that will carry crew and cargo between the Gateway space station and the Moon’s surface. *The secret to Jupiter's strange aurora activity New computer models suggest Jupiter’s spectacular auroral displays are unique in the solar system with a mix of different types of magnetic...

Duration:00:28:45

Why Russia Is Quitting the International Space Station

4/28/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 47 *Russia quits the International Space Station Russia will withdraw from the International Space Station in 2025. The announcement by the head of its space programme comes in the wake of new space agreements between Russia and China and simmering tensions between Moscow and the west. *Unwrapping a supermassive black hole Astronomers have simultaneously focused 19 of the world’s most...

Duration:00:36:12

History Made

4/26/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 46 *History with the first flight of an aircraft on another world NASA has made history with the first flight of an aircraft on another world. The United States space agency’s Mars Ingenuity rotorcraft successfully lifted off from the floor of the red planet’s Jezero Crater -- climbing to an altitude of ten metres – maintaining a stable hover for 30 seconds – and then safely landing...

Duration:00:43:32

X-Ray Blasts Discovered Being Emitted by the Crab Pulsar

4/23/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 45 *X-ray blasts discovered being emitted by the crab pulsar Astronomers studying the pulsar at the heart of the famous crab nebula have discovered blasts of X-ray are being emitted when the pulsar experiences a sudden glitch called a giant radio pulses. *How much extraterrestrial dust falls on Earth each year A new study has calculated that some 5200 tonnes of space dust falls on to...

Duration:00:22:18

Mars Did Not Dry Up All at Once

4/21/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 44 *Mars did not dry up all at once A new study shows that Mars didn’t lose its water all at once, but over a series of wetter and dryer periods ending about three billion years ago. *Space junk conference The European Space Agency is currently hosting the 8th European Conference on Space Debris in Darmstadt, Germany. *Starlink 24 launch SpaceX has launched its 24th Starlink mission...

Duration:00:31:31

NASA Delays Mars Helicopter Flight

4/19/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 43 *NASA delays Mars helicopter flight NASA has been forced to postponed the first flight of its Mars helicopter Ingenuity because of a software issue. *Growing evidence for new physics beyond the standard model The first results from the Muon g-2 experiment at the U.S. Department of Energy's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Fermilab have supported earlier observations that muons...

Duration:00:47:37

Two Sizable Mars Quakes Detected on the Red Planet

4/16/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 42 *Two Sizable Mars quakes detected on the red planet NASA’s Insight lander has just detected two significant Marsquakes on the red planet. *Could red dwarf exoplanet harbour life after all? A new study claims scientists shouldn’t be so quick to rule out the possibility of life on Earth like exoplanets orbiting in the habitable zones of red dwarf stars. *Moscow’s big lift: launching...

Duration:00:20:58

Could There Be Parts of Another Planet Inside the Earth?

4/14/2021
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 41 *Could there be parts of another planet inside the Earth? A new hypothesis claims large parts of the planet Theia may still be present buried deep in the Earth’s mantle. *The anatomy of a Nova explosion Astronomers have gathered their best ever observations of a spectacular stellar explosion called a nova. *China gears up for war launching another spy satellite China is continuing its military build-up with the launch of another spy...

Duration:00:25:06

Confirmation of How the Universe Evolved

4/12/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 40 *Confirmation of how the universe evolved Astronomers have discovered that much of the universe’s missing normal matter has been hiding in plain sight in the cosmic web. *OSIRIS-REx's final asteroid observation run NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has undertaken its final flyover the half kilometre wide asteroid Bennu passing just 3.7 kilometres above the alien world’s rugged rock...

Duration:00:29:52

Ocean Currents Predicted on Enceladus

4/9/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 39 *Ocean currents predicted on Enceladus A new study claims ocean currents are churning the sub surface seas of the Saturnian ice moon Enceladus. *SpaceX SN11 test ends in another explosive failure They say space is hard and the latest SpaceX Starship test flight has once again proven how true it is. *Southern Launch granted space licence Following two test flights last year...

Duration:00:29:25

Safe - For Now

4/7/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 38 *Planet Earth safe from the asteroid Apophis for at least the next hundred years Astronomers have now ruled out the possibility of the asteroid Apophis slamming into the Earth in 2068. *Discovery of a nearby super Earth Astronomers have discovered a super Earth exoplanet orbiting a star just 36 light years away. *Gilmour Space to launch Fleet satellites Gold Coast company Gilmour...

Duration:00:31:02

Earth’s First Supercontinent

4/5/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 37 *Earth’s first supercontinent A new study suggests Pangea was simply the latest of approximately three supercontinents that formed on the Earth’s surface and that they all formed with in the last two billion years. *NASA Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Prepares for First Flight Mars 2020 mission managers say their Ingenuity helicopter should be ready for its maiden flight within the next...

Duration:00:31:57

Is the Nearest Star Cluster to the Sun being Destroyed by Dark Matter?

4/2/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 36 *Is the nearest star cluster to the Sun being destroyed by dark matter? Data from the European Space Agency’s Gaia star mapping satellite has revealed tantalising evidence that the Hyades open star cluster -- the nearest star cluster to the Sun -- is being destroyed by the gravitational influence of a massive but unseen structure in our galaxy. *More air leaks in the Russian section...

Duration:00:41:34

Scientists Determine the Size of the Martian Core

3/31/2021
SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 35 *Scientists determine the size of the Martian core Seismic data collected by NASA's Mars Insight lander suggests the red planet’s core is about half the size of the Earth’s. *Searching for signs of Martian life in outback Australia NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is continuing its final checks following its successful touch down on the surface of the red planet. *Kilometre wide asteroid zooms past Earth An asteroid almost a kilometre...

Duration:00:22:45

New Images Reveal Magnetic Structures Near a Supermassive Black Hole

3/29/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 34 *New images reveal magnetic structures near a supermassive black hole The Event Horizon Telescope collaboration, which produced the first ever image of a black hole has now released a new image detailing the powerful magnetic fields generated by the supermassive black hole. *A cosmic jellyfish in the distant universe Astronomers have discovered a spectacular cloud of plasma in a...

Duration:00:34:46

A Gigantic Jet From the Early Universe

3/26/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 33 *A gigantic jet from the early universe Astronomers have discovered one of the biggest quasars ever seen in the early universe. *The planet with two atmospheres Astronomers have found a planet orbiting a distant star that appears to have lost its atmosphere – only to have gained a new one through volcanic activity. *New Chinese rocket launches top secret satellite It was a case of...

Duration:00:26:24

The Discovery of Fast Radio Bursts Dating Back Ten Billion Years

3/25/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 32 *The discovery of Fast Radio bursts dating back ten billion years Astronomers have detected three of the most distant Fast Radio Bursts ever observed. *Have astronomers discovered hypothetical Boson Stars A team of scientists claim that the heaviest black hole collision ever observed may have been something even more mysterious: the merger of two so-called boson stars. *NASA’s new...

Duration:00:35:07

Count Down for Australia’s Return to Orbit

3/22/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 31 *Count down for Australia’s return to orbit If all goes according to plan -- in almost exactly a year from now Australia will officially become a space-faring nation – again. *Interstellar visitors are more common than thought A new study suggests around seven interstellar visitors pass through our solar system every year. *Hubble emergency shutdown NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope...

Duration:00:30:48

Material Crucial for Life Discovered on Asteroid Itokawa

3/19/2021
The Astronomy, Technology and Space Science News Podcast. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 24 Episode 30 *Organic material crucial for life discovered on the asteroid Itokawa Scientists have found water and organic material on the surface of a sample from the asteroid Itokawa. *A journey through the Main asteroid belt The main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter is a torus-shaped region occupied by hundreds of thousands of asteroids, meteoroids and rocky debris ranging in size from...

Duration:00:30:38