Streamed live Jan 13, 2017.
Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain
) Special Guest: There is no special guest this week. It's all news this time!
Dr. Paul Matt Sutter ( http://www.pmsutter.com/
C.C. Petersen ( http://thespacewriter.com/wp/
Kimberly Cartier ( http://KimberlyCartier.org & @AstroKimCartier
This week's stories:
- Tabby's Star (Alien megastructure) update. 3 new possibilities:
1. Something internal inside the star is fluctuating randomly.
2. A random stream of comets.
3. The star has merged with something...
- Where next for Voyager?
- Looking for life's molecules in the Universe.
- How Breakthrough Starshot is helping the search for extrasolar planets.
- Earth (and the Moon) seen from Mars by the HiRise camera.
- A naked eye LRN, a luminous red nova, in 2022? A mergeburst?
(What happens in Cygnus stays in Cygnus!)
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