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The Event^ Horizon 2018/07/06

My Thanks to Star Storm for the links http://www.televue.com/engine/TV 3b_page.asp?id=61&Tab=_back http://www.stellarcat.com/Pages/ servocat.html https://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/observing-news/aldebarans-last-occultation-2033-beauty/ https://www.skyandtelescope.com/ astronomy-news/are-organics-insid e-enceladus-complex-enough-for-li fe/ https://www.skyandtelescope.com/ astronomy-news/observing-news/mar tian-dust-storm-2018/ https://www.space.com/28286-euro pe-beagle-2-mars-lander-found.htm l https://scitechdaily.com/the-maj or-collision-that-changed-the-mil ky-way-galaxy/ http://auroresimonnet.com/category/press-release/

61 min2018 JUL 7
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The Event^ Horizon 2018/07/06

AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/28 Moon Over India

Here the links from tonight's program: Tonight's show opened with a Greenwich report: https://slate.com/technology/201 8/06/the-royal-observatory-at-gre enwich-reopens-60-years-after-lon dons-smog-forced-it-to-close.html A rather lengthy lunar eclipse is coming up: https://www.timeanddate.com/ecli pse/map/2018-july-27 Marty's tracking space rocks again: https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cg i?sstr=2018%20MB7&orb=1 Wed, Jun 27, 09h Vesta 0deg.3 S. of Moon, Occn. Wed, Jun 27, 13h Saturn at opposition Thu, Jun 28, 04h Saturn 1deg.8 S. of Moon Thu, Jun 28, 05h FULL MOON Thu, Jun 28, 14h Mars stationary Sat, Jun 30, 03h Moon at apogee Sun, Jul 01, 02h Mars 5deg S. of Moon Wed, Jul 04, 00h Neptune 3deg N. of Moon Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at: http://asa.usno.navy.mil We took a detour to look at Telrads: https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/ 1/1594/4815/products/5722ac8ac96f

60 min2018 JUN 28
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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/28 Moon Over India

The Event^ Horizon 2018/06/22

Thanks to Star Storm for the links tonight http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/ http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/mis sion/ju3/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/16 2173_Ryugu https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cg i?sstr=162173 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 7,_2018 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 9,_2018

56 min2018 JUN 23
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The Event^ Horizon 2018/06/22

Comet Watch June 2018 Asteroid Day with Prof Alan Fitzsimmons and Guy & Daniel from Northolt Observatories

Hello Everyone this months show was recorded in two parts , First we Interviewed Prof Alan Fitzsimmons from Queens University Belfast and then our friends Guy Wells and Daniel Bamberger form Northolt Observatories joined us later for our Asteroid Day show https://asteroidday.org/event/northolt-branch-observatories/ The event we have planned for Asteroid Day. Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NBObservatories/Twitter: https://twitter.com/NBObservatoriesThe Asteroid Day event: https://asteroidday.org/event/northolt-branch-observatories/ And the Asteroid Day broadcast schedule: https://asteroidday.org/broadcast-schedule/ In case you’re watching: We took part in two of the documentaries shown Saturday (“Man vs Asteroid” and “How to survive an asteroid strike”). People may also be interested to follow the Hayabusa spacecraft: http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/ This may be interesting, too

128 min2018 JUN 23
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Comet Watch June 2018 Asteroid Day  with Prof Alan Fitzsimmons and Guy & Daniel from Northolt Observatories

AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/21 Summer Pirates, and Some Aren’t

Happy Solstice, y’all Here are the links from tonight's program: Surprise! New activity in Sunspot Land: http://www.spaceweather.com/images2018/20jun18/hmi1898.gif?PHPSESSID=aectfa040b3ic4g4spoto3uu47 https://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov/ data/synoptic/sunspots_earth/mdi_ sunspots_1024.jpg Looking what is up in the night sky: Wed, Jun 20, 11h FIRST QUARTER Thu, Jun 21, 10h Solstice Sat, Jun 23, 19h Jupiter 4deg S. of Moon Mon, Jun 25, 16h Mercury 5deg S. of Pollux Wed, Jun 27, 09h Vesta 0deg.3 S. of Moon, Occn. Wed, Jun 27, 13h Saturn at opposition Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at: http://asa.usno.navy.mil Coming up on an asteroid... http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/top ics/20180619je/index_e.html https://www.bbc.com/news/science -environment-44521599 Mars is getting close and then a dust storm kicks up... https://www.nasa.gov/feature/god dard/2018/curiosity-photos-show-m

60 min2018 JUN 21
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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/21 Summer Pirates, and Some Aren’t

The Event^Horizon 2018/06/15

Thank you StarStorm for the Links http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-june.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K- type_main-sequence_star https://www.aavso.org/aavso-aler t-notice-637 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/40557981922/in/datepost ed-public/ http://the-moon.wikispaces.com/R ukl+4 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 4,_2018 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/27736508928/in/datepost ed-public/ http://the-moon.wikispaces.com/S pecial%20Features%20Lists https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/25575714657/in/datepost ed-public/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/25575714687/in/datepost ed-public/ http://wms.lroc.asu.edu/lroc_bro wse

61 min2018 JUN 16
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The Event^Horizon 2018/06/15

The Event^Horizon 2018/06/09

Thanks to Star Storm for the links. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= hisnPDpotas https://www.space.com/40819-mars -methane-organics-curiosity-rover .html https://www.washingtonpost.com/n ational/health-science/china-chal lenges-american-dominance-of-scie nce/2018/06/03/c1e0cfe4-48d5-11e8 -827e-190efaf1f1ee_story.html?nor edirect=on&utm_term=.1ca9a508b0a9 http://www.skyandtelescope.com/o bserving/this-weeks-sky-at-a-glan ce-june-8-16/ http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-june.html http://earthsky.org/brightest-st ars/zubenelgenubi-alpha-star-of-l ibra-the-scales https://www.amsmeteors.org/membe rs/imo_view/browse_reports?countr y=&start_date=1969-12-31+19%3A00% 3A00&end_date=&event=PENDING&even t_id=&event_year=

61 min2018 JUN 9
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The Event^Horizon 2018/06/09

Comet Watch 2018/05/20 The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti

This Month Mary and I discussed The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti. Neil couldn’t be with us this month How our solar system survived a ‘near miss’ with another star - 70,000 years ago https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/11419374/How-our-solar-system-survived-a-near-miss-with-another-star-70000-years-ago.html The Oort Cloud https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/solar-system/oort-cloud/overview/ http://astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/O/Oort+Cloud Oort Cloud Facts Centaurs http://astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/C/Centaurs https://stardate.org/radio/program/centaurs Space Probes to Halley https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halley_Armada B612 studying smallsat missions to search for near Earth objects http://spacenews.com/b612-studying-smallsat-missions-to-search-for-near-earth-objects/ BAA Comet Section page BAA YouTube Channel The Astronomer The Astronomer Youtube Channel

89 min2018 MAY 21
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Comet Watch 2018/05/20 The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti

The Event^Horizon 2018/05/18

Thank you Starstorm for the links this week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= L3ymBk6Vb04 https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz /resources/1274-revitalising-maor i-astronomy http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-may.html https://www.youtube.com/user/spa cexchannel https://www.youtube.com/user/NAS Atelevision https://www.youtube.com/user/ESA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= Rba7SvDH8yo https://bookpage.com/reviews/327 -dava-sobel-illustrated-longitude #.Wv9-N0jRCHs http://www.skyandtelescope.com/a stronomy-news/wallops-launch-ligh t-sunday-morning-sky/ http://www.skyandtelescope.com/s ky-and-telescope-magazine/beyond- the-printed-page/chasing-new-hori zons/

60 min2018 MAY 19
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The Event^Horizon 2018/05/18

The Event ^ Horizon 2018/05/04

A good show this week , Starstorm is not well and should be back next week #MayTheFourth be with you if you find yourself facing down an Imperial TIE fighter, which looks a lot like the center of this spiral galaxy, named UGC 6093. Beautiful spiral arms swirl away from the fighter-shaped bar of stars crossing the galaxy’s core: https://www.spacetelescope.org/i mages/potw1801a/ ... pic.twitter.com/FL1jzbuMA9 https://i.pinimg.com/originals/6d/1c/8b/6d1c8ba69846531dec370c73f7566ffb.png (Blackprojects): M3 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/41853606232/in/datepost ed-public/ https://www.rocketlabusa.com/ https://www.aavso.org/aavso-aler t-notice-633

61 min2018 MAY 5
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The Event ^ Horizon 2018/05/04
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Latest Episodes

The Event^ Horizon 2018/07/06

My Thanks to Star Storm for the links http://www.televue.com/engine/TV 3b_page.asp?id=61&Tab=_back http://www.stellarcat.com/Pages/ servocat.html https://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/observing-news/aldebarans-last-occultation-2033-beauty/ https://www.skyandtelescope.com/ astronomy-news/are-organics-insid e-enceladus-complex-enough-for-li fe/ https://www.skyandtelescope.com/ astronomy-news/observing-news/mar tian-dust-storm-2018/ https://www.space.com/28286-euro pe-beagle-2-mars-lander-found.htm l https://scitechdaily.com/the-maj or-collision-that-changed-the-mil ky-way-galaxy/ http://auroresimonnet.com/category/press-release/

61 min2018 JUL 7
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The Event^ Horizon 2018/07/06

AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/28 Moon Over India

Here the links from tonight's program: Tonight's show opened with a Greenwich report: https://slate.com/technology/201 8/06/the-royal-observatory-at-gre enwich-reopens-60-years-after-lon dons-smog-forced-it-to-close.html A rather lengthy lunar eclipse is coming up: https://www.timeanddate.com/ecli pse/map/2018-july-27 Marty's tracking space rocks again: https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cg i?sstr=2018%20MB7&orb=1 Wed, Jun 27, 09h Vesta 0deg.3 S. of Moon, Occn. Wed, Jun 27, 13h Saturn at opposition Thu, Jun 28, 04h Saturn 1deg.8 S. of Moon Thu, Jun 28, 05h FULL MOON Thu, Jun 28, 14h Mars stationary Sat, Jun 30, 03h Moon at apogee Sun, Jul 01, 02h Mars 5deg S. of Moon Wed, Jul 04, 00h Neptune 3deg N. of Moon Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at: http://asa.usno.navy.mil We took a detour to look at Telrads: https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/ 1/1594/4815/products/5722ac8ac96f

60 min2018 JUN 28
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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/28 Moon Over India

The Event^ Horizon 2018/06/22

Thanks to Star Storm for the links tonight http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/ http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/mis sion/ju3/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/16 2173_Ryugu https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cg i?sstr=162173 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 7,_2018 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 9,_2018

56 min2018 JUN 23
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The Event^ Horizon 2018/06/22

Comet Watch June 2018 Asteroid Day with Prof Alan Fitzsimmons and Guy & Daniel from Northolt Observatories

Hello Everyone this months show was recorded in two parts , First we Interviewed Prof Alan Fitzsimmons from Queens University Belfast and then our friends Guy Wells and Daniel Bamberger form Northolt Observatories joined us later for our Asteroid Day show https://asteroidday.org/event/northolt-branch-observatories/ The event we have planned for Asteroid Day. Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NBObservatories/Twitter: https://twitter.com/NBObservatoriesThe Asteroid Day event: https://asteroidday.org/event/northolt-branch-observatories/ And the Asteroid Day broadcast schedule: https://asteroidday.org/broadcast-schedule/ In case you’re watching: We took part in two of the documentaries shown Saturday (“Man vs Asteroid” and “How to survive an asteroid strike”). People may also be interested to follow the Hayabusa spacecraft: http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/ This may be interesting, too

128 min2018 JUN 23
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Comet Watch June 2018 Asteroid Day  with Prof Alan Fitzsimmons and Guy & Daniel from Northolt Observatories

AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/21 Summer Pirates, and Some Aren’t

Happy Solstice, y’all Here are the links from tonight's program: Surprise! New activity in Sunspot Land: http://www.spaceweather.com/images2018/20jun18/hmi1898.gif?PHPSESSID=aectfa040b3ic4g4spoto3uu47 https://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov/ data/synoptic/sunspots_earth/mdi_ sunspots_1024.jpg Looking what is up in the night sky: Wed, Jun 20, 11h FIRST QUARTER Thu, Jun 21, 10h Solstice Sat, Jun 23, 19h Jupiter 4deg S. of Moon Mon, Jun 25, 16h Mercury 5deg S. of Pollux Wed, Jun 27, 09h Vesta 0deg.3 S. of Moon, Occn. Wed, Jun 27, 13h Saturn at opposition Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at: http://asa.usno.navy.mil Coming up on an asteroid... http://www.hayabusa2.jaxa.jp/top ics/20180619je/index_e.html https://www.bbc.com/news/science -environment-44521599 Mars is getting close and then a dust storm kicks up... https://www.nasa.gov/feature/god dard/2018/curiosity-photos-show-m

60 min2018 JUN 21
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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2018/06/21 Summer Pirates, and Some Aren’t

The Event^Horizon 2018/06/15

Thank you StarStorm for the Links http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-june.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K- type_main-sequence_star https://www.aavso.org/aavso-aler t-notice-637 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/40557981922/in/datepost ed-public/ http://the-moon.wikispaces.com/R ukl+4 http://www2.lpod.org/wiki/June_1 4,_2018 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/27736508928/in/datepost ed-public/ http://the-moon.wikispaces.com/S pecial%20Features%20Lists https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/25575714657/in/datepost ed-public/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/25575714687/in/datepost ed-public/ http://wms.lroc.asu.edu/lroc_bro wse

61 min2018 JUN 16
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The Event^Horizon 2018/06/15

The Event^Horizon 2018/06/09

Thanks to Star Storm for the links. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= hisnPDpotas https://www.space.com/40819-mars -methane-organics-curiosity-rover .html https://www.washingtonpost.com/n ational/health-science/china-chal lenges-american-dominance-of-scie nce/2018/06/03/c1e0cfe4-48d5-11e8 -827e-190efaf1f1ee_story.html?nor edirect=on&utm_term=.1ca9a508b0a9 http://www.skyandtelescope.com/o bserving/this-weeks-sky-at-a-glan ce-june-8-16/ http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-june.html http://earthsky.org/brightest-st ars/zubenelgenubi-alpha-star-of-l ibra-the-scales https://www.amsmeteors.org/membe rs/imo_view/browse_reports?countr y=&start_date=1969-12-31+19%3A00% 3A00&end_date=&event=PENDING&even t_id=&event_year=

61 min2018 JUN 9
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The Event^Horizon 2018/06/09

Comet Watch 2018/05/20 The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti

This Month Mary and I discussed The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti. Neil couldn’t be with us this month How our solar system survived a ‘near miss’ with another star - 70,000 years ago https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/11419374/How-our-solar-system-survived-a-near-miss-with-another-star-70000-years-ago.html The Oort Cloud https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/solar-system/oort-cloud/overview/ http://astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/O/Oort+Cloud Oort Cloud Facts Centaurs http://astronomy.swin.edu.au/cosmos/C/Centaurs https://stardate.org/radio/program/centaurs Space Probes to Halley https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halley_Armada B612 studying smallsat missions to search for near Earth objects http://spacenews.com/b612-studying-smallsat-missions-to-search-for-near-earth-objects/ BAA Comet Section page BAA YouTube Channel The Astronomer The Astronomer Youtube Channel

89 min2018 MAY 21
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Comet Watch 2018/05/20 The Oort cloud and Scholz’s star with Jim Scotti

The Event^Horizon 2018/05/18

Thank you Starstorm for the links this week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= L3ymBk6Vb04 https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz /resources/1274-revitalising-maor i-astronomy http://www.seasky.org/constellat ions/constellations-may.html https://www.youtube.com/user/spa cexchannel https://www.youtube.com/user/NAS Atelevision https://www.youtube.com/user/ESA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v= Rba7SvDH8yo https://bookpage.com/reviews/327 -dava-sobel-illustrated-longitude #.Wv9-N0jRCHs http://www.skyandtelescope.com/a stronomy-news/wallops-launch-ligh t-sunday-morning-sky/ http://www.skyandtelescope.com/s ky-and-telescope-magazine/beyond- the-printed-page/chasing-new-hori zons/

60 min2018 MAY 19
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The Event^Horizon 2018/05/18

The Event ^ Horizon 2018/05/04

A good show this week , Starstorm is not well and should be back next week #MayTheFourth be with you if you find yourself facing down an Imperial TIE fighter, which looks a lot like the center of this spiral galaxy, named UGC 6093. Beautiful spiral arms swirl away from the fighter-shaped bar of stars crossing the galaxy’s core: https://www.spacetelescope.org/i mages/potw1801a/ ... pic.twitter.com/FL1jzbuMA9 https://i.pinimg.com/originals/6d/1c/8b/6d1c8ba69846531dec370c73f7566ffb.png (Blackprojects): M3 https://www.flickr.com/photos/83 96454@N03/41853606232/in/datepost ed-public/ https://www.rocketlabusa.com/ https://www.aavso.org/aavso-aler t-notice-633

61 min2018 MAY 5
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The Event ^ Horizon 2018/05/04
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