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ASNH Events (stargazing, meetings, public events) for October

ASNH Events

Meetings and Outreach Events

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NASA Whats Up for October

NASACast: What's Up? Video Podcasts

What's Up? -- A monthly video that gives tips for where you can find the moon, planets and stars in the night sky. Also includes amateur astronomy news and updates on NASA missions.

FaviconWhat's Up - October 2019

Posted on: 1 Oct 2019, 3:54 pm

What's Up for October? A night for the whole world to observe the Moon and hunting for ice giants!

ESO European Southern Observatory ESOcast

ESOcast SD

ESOcast is a video podcast series dedicated to bringing you the latest news and research from ESO, the European Southern Observatory. Here we explore the Universe's ultimate frontier with our host Doctor J, a.k.a. Dr. Joe Liske.

FaviconESOcast 208 Light: A Cosmic Pretzel (4K UHD)

Posted on: 4 Oct 2019, 4:00 am

The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) captured an unprecedented image of two circumstellar disks, in which baby stars are growing, feeding with material from their surrounding birth disk. These observations shed new light on the earliest phases of the lives of stars and help astronomers determine the conditions in which binary stars are born.


Hubblecast HD

The latest news about astronomy, space and the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope presented in High Definition is only for devices that play High Definition video (not iPhone or iPod). To watch the Hubblecast on your iPod and/or iPhone, please download the Standard Definition version also available on iTunes.

FaviconHubblecast 124 Light: Exoplanet K2-18b

Posted on: 11 Sep 2019, 1:00 pm

CBS New Sunday Morning article Preserving the starry starry night


NASA Breaking News

A RSS news feed containing the latest NASA news articles and press releases.

FaviconNASA Spacecraft Launches on Mission to Explore Frontier of Space 10 Oct 2019, 10:29 pm

After successfully launching Thursday night, NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) spacecraft is in orbit for a first-of-its-kind mission to study a region of space where changes can disrupt communications and satellite orbits, and even increase radiation risks to astronauts.

FaviconNASA Highlights Science on Next Northrop Grumman Mission to Space Station 10 Oct 2019, 1:06 pm

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, Oct. 17, to discuss select science investigations and technology demonstrations launching on Northrop Grumman’s 12th commercial resupply mission for the agency to the International Space Station.

NASA Image Of The Day

NASA Image of the Day

The latest NASA "Image of the Day" image.

FaviconSerena Auñón-Chancellor Talks to Girls About Life on the Station 11 Oct 2019, 2:15 am

NASA astronaut Dr. Serena Auñón-Chancellor speaks about her experience on Expeditions 56 and 57 onboard the International Space Station (ISS) at Excel Academy Public Charter School, Monday, June 10, 2019.

FaviconNASA’s X-59 QueSST Airplane Takes Shape at Lockheed Martin Skunk Works 10 Oct 2019, 4:24 am

NASA’s X-59 QueSST, an experimental piloted aircraft designed to fly faster than sound without producing the annoying – if not alarming – sonic booms of previous supersonic aircraft is taking shape..

APOD for Today


Astronomy Picture of the Day

FaviconA Stellar Jewel Box: Open Cluster NGC 290 

Jewels don't shine this bright -- only stars do.  Jewels don't shine this bright -- only stars do.

FaviconInterplanetary Earth 

In an interplanetary first, on July 19, 2013 In an interplanetary first, on July 19, 2013

Astronomy News News Feed

Favicon A Soviet Satellite Falls to Earth in 'The Walking Dead' Season 10. How Realistic Is It?

The episode "Lines We Cross" ends with an old Soviet satellite crashing to Earth, sparking a new plot point for the show. But how realistic is it? We asked a scientist.

Favicon The Biggest Spacecraft Ever to Fall Uncontrolled From Space

A rundown of some of the biggest spacecraft to smash into Earth beyond their operators' control.

Faces of the Moon A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

There Once Was A Sky Full Of Stars A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

The 100 Best Targets for Astrophotography A new book by ASNH member Ruben Kier Click the book below for a review from

Cosmic Perspective Radio Shows

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