Space sciences roundup – Feb.25.2020

A sampling of recent articles, videos, and images from space-related science news items (find previous roundups here): Astronomy ** Resolving the surface of Betelgeuse 700 light years away with the VLT‘s enormous mirrors: ESO Telescope Sees Surface of Dim Betelgeuse | ESO Using ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), astronomers have captured the unprecedented dimming of … Continue reading Space sciences roundup – Feb.25.2020

Space sciences roundup – Jan.29.2020

A sampling of recent articles, videos, and images from space-related science news items (find previous roundups here): Astronomy ** What Does a Black Hole Look Like: How We Got Our First Picture –  Dr. Eliot Quataert of the University of California, Berkeley gave this recent Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture: Black holes are one of the … Continue reading Space sciences roundup – Jan.29.2020

Space sciences roundup – Jan.4.2020

A sampling of recent articles, videos, and images from space-related science news items (find previous roundups here): ** Reviews of major space science news in 2019 and the past decade: The Decade in Spaceflight: NASA Shuttles Retired as Private Spaceships Took Flight in the 2010s – Space.com Year in Aerospace: Will Boeing go from 2019’s … Continue reading Space sciences roundup – Jan.4.2020

Space sciences roundup – Dec.5.2019

A sampling of recent articles, videos, and images from space-related science news items (find previous roundups here): Sun ** Initial results from Parker Solar Probe published: First NASA Parker Solar Probe Results Reveal Surprising Details of Sun – NASA The information Parker has uncovered about how the Sun constantly ejects material and energy will help … Continue reading Space sciences roundup – Dec.5.2019

Space sciences roundup – Nov.6.2019

A sampling of recent articles, videos, and images from space-related science news items (find previous roundups here): Exoplanets ** TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) has found 29 exoplanets so far in a survey of southern sky: NASA’s TESS Presents Panorama of Southern Sky | NASA … Constructed from 208 TESS images taken during the mission’s … Continue reading Space sciences roundup – Nov.6.2019