On this episode, Jacqueline Goldstein and Zach Pace talk about starquakes and exoplanets.
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope spotted plumes of water surrounding Europa, a moon of Jupiter. The discovery opens the door to the search for life on this water world!
Jacqueline and Anna discuss the GAIA space telescope and its mission to make the most precise star map of the Milky Way to date.
The Great Eruption of the 1800’s rendered Eta Carinae the second brightest star in our sky. On this episode, Jacqueline and Anna discuss this massive system which is astronomers’ closest view of pre-supernovae star.
On this episode of Radio Astronomy, Zach Pace and Jacqueline Goldstein discuss how a fossil meteorite tells astronomers about our early solar system. For more info: http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/magazine/physicstoday/article/69/8/10.1063/PT.3.3259
Hypervelocity stars race across the Milky Way at speeds greater than 1,000,000 miles per hour! Listen to learn how astronomers hope to use these speedy stars to measure the distribution of dark matter in the Milky Way!