This week: Aurora around a star, a newly-discovered super-Earth, and a novel method of finding ET. PLUS a look at how first contact may happen, and we …
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Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion Podcast February 18, 2020Listen now (14 min) | In this week's episode of Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion, we meet the first European space telescope designed to study …
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Europe takes off to study the Sun, a massive exoplanet is found near our solar system, Betelgeuse acts strangely, and an unexplained repeating radio si…
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Europe launches its first solar telescope, a massive baby world is found not far from Earth, Betelgeuse changes shape as it dims, and astronomers searc…
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Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion Podcast February 11, 2020Listen now (5 min) | In this week's episode of The Cosmic Companion, we look at how the smallest subatomic particles could be responsible for all the m…
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The tiniest particles in the Cosmos may be responsible for all matter, the icy heart of Pluto may control climate on that world, and CHEOPS takes its f…
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The matter in the Universe may be the product of neutrinos, the icy heart of Pluto controls that world's climate, an ancient galaxy lived fast and died…
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Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion Podcast February 4, 2020Listen now (4 min) | In this installment of Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion, we examine the opening of two new observatories — one on the grou…
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New observatories start groundbreaking research, AI may have problems searching for ET, and we remember the crew of Columbia, lost 17 years ago.
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New eyes in space and on Earth open to explore the Universe, artificial intelligence may be fooled in the search for extraterrestrial life, and remembe…
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Astronomy News with The Cosmic Companion Podcast January 28, 2020Listen now (5 min) | Hello everyone! This week, we look at the origins of the building blocks of life on Earth, as well as how an ancient impact may ha…
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New studies reveal secrets of how life began on Earth, the cause of complex chemistry on Enceladus, and the composition of oceans on Mars
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