NEW TO ASTRONOMY.FM – AFM*Radio Uploads on YouTube!

October 22nd, 2017 by OceanStar

Missed your favorite show? Or want to share an awesome discovery, tidbit, or news segment from AFM*Radio with colleagues or friends? Astronomy.FM Original Programming can now be found on Youtube! Visit AFM*Radio’s YouTube channel to hear our latest shows, trailers, and release updates. While you’re there, don’t forget to leave us comments below the videos. We love to hear what our viewers have to say! See you on the airwaves!

 

 

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If AFM*Radio is Silent

May 8th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

Skyguide Nick Here,

If you are hearing radio silence on AFM*Radio, please contact me at nick-at-astronomy dot fm, and I will forward your report to our Radio Boffins!

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The Event Horizon 2017/11/17

November 18th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

Thank you Starstorm  for this weeks links and joining us on the Air . I will add the podcast tomorrow after work.

https://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov/​data/synoptic/sunspots_earth/mdi_​sunspots_1024.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bl​ack_Holes_and_Time_Warps
http://www.skyandtelescope.co​m/astronomy-news/sky-scanning-tel​escope-sees-first-light/?utm_sour​ce=newsletter&utm_campaign=sky-jm​a-nl-171117&utm_content=982640_ED​T_SKY_171117&utm_medium=email
 http://discovermagazine.com/2009​/jan/30-the-father-of-dark-matter​-still-gets-no-respect#.UY1J7crNm​nk
https://www.firstlightoptics.com​/misc/zarkov-cloud-gun.html
https://www.amsmeteors.org/meteo​r-showers/2017-meteor-shower-list​/
https://www.imo.net/meteor-activ​ity-outlook-for-18-24-november-20​17/
http://www.skyandtelescope.co​m/astronomy-news/exoplanet-orbits​-quiet-star-11-light-years-away/?​utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaig​n=sky-jma-nl-171117&utm_content=9​82640_EDT_SKY_171117&utm_medium=e​mail
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?t​ime_continue=1&v=DvRFIfZ2NCY
 http://www.skyandtelescope.co​m/astronomy-news/nasa-success-par​achute-test-mars-2020-rover/?utm_​source=newsletter&utm_campaign=sk​y-jma-nl-171117&utm_content=98264​0_EDT_SKY_171117&utm_medium=email
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=​ok-aqczmFgw
https://www.youtube.com/user/ESA
 https://www.youtube.com/user/NAS​Atelevision
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/god​dard/2017/nasa-detects-solar-flar​e-pulses-at-sun-and-earth
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=​kg1f_Yk60Mg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=​65jvtejynCk
http://www.skyandtelescope.co​m/observing/sky-at-a-glance/this-​weeks-sky-at-a-glance-november-17​-25/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_ca​mpaign=sky-jma-nl-171117&utm_cont​ent=982640_EDT_SKY_171117&utm_med​ium=email
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v​=WeQCwCfWlrA&t=72s
http://hubblesite.org/news_relea​se/news/2017-42
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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio! 2017/11/09 Icy With Rum!

November 9th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

Here are the links from tonight’s program:

The sun is still drawing a blank:
 http://www.spaceweather.com/images2017/08nov17/hmi1898.gif?PHPSESSID=ckftq5tcquubco1mq527sb7083
Meanwhile, elsewhere in the sky:
Fri, Nov 10, 21h LAST QUARTER
Sat, Nov 11, 17h Regulus 0°.4 S. of Moon, Occn.
Sun, Nov 12, 15h Mercury 2° N. of Antares
Mon, Nov 13, 06h Venus 0°.3 N. of Jupiter
Wed, Nov 15, 01h Mars 3° S. of Moon
Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at:
http://asa.usno.navy.mil 

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The Event ^ Horizon 2017/11/03

November 5th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

Thanks to Star Storm for the Links and to every one who joins us live in chat each week at http://astronomy.fm/chat/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v​=YCkDXegqjR0&feature=youtu.be

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=​YABwwZHSZcw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v​=u_KCOCo1Uww&t=1058s
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl​/next-mars-rover-will-have-23-eye​s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=​yjiGH9QNiU0
https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcd​n.net/v/t31.0-8/23116753_10214856​488629470_2778600550635608486_o.j​pg?oh=993332a49a10006b03f5cbde52b​31498&oe=5AA36E59
http://www.skyandtelescope.com/o​bserving/c2017-t1-heinze-binocula​r-comet-for-the-new-year/
http://aerith.net/comet/catalog/​2017T1/2017T1.html
https://theskylive.com/c2017t1-i​nfo
 https://astronomynow.com/uk-sky-​chart/
https://www.amsmeteors.org/2017/​11/meteor-activity-outlook-for-no​vember-4-10-2017/
https://www.calsky.com/
http://spaceweather.com/flybys/
https://scitechdaily.com/alma-de​tects-cold-dust-around-proxima-ce​ntauri/
https://www.calsky.com/cs.cgi

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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio 2017/11/01 False Colour Pirates!

November 3rd, 2017 by Nick Evetts

http://www.spaceweather.com/images2017/01nov17/hmi1898.gif?PHPSESSID=8ifa9334kpssaqip3o5n2nuoc5

There is still something to see in the night sky, though:
Wed, Nov 01, 15h Venus 4° N. of Spica
Fri, Nov 03, 01h Uranus 4° N. of Moon
Sat, Nov 04, 05h FULL MOON
Mon, Nov 06, 00h Moon at perigee
Mon, Nov 06, 03h Aldebaran 0°.8 S. of Moon, Occn.

Deneb is distant and very luminous

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deneb

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The Event^Horizon 2017/10/27

October 28th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

Problems with the Chatroom tonight ….

https://twitter.com/FitzsimmonsAlan/status/923928561722982400/photo/11

https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/small-asteroid-or-comet-visits-from-beyond-the-solar-system

Get Moonstruck on International Observe the Moon Night

International Observe the Moon Night
28 October 2017

Home

https://scitechdaily.com/dawn-mission-discovers-possible-ancient-ocean-remnants-on-ceres/

https://astronomynow.com/2017/10/26/hubble-discovers-wobbling-galaxies/

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AFM’s Space Pirate Radio, Pirates Hit the Far Side 2017/10/25

October 27th, 2017 by Nick Evetts

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/10/astronaut-pee-could-help-unravel-secrets-enceladus-s-plumes

http://www.sci-news.com/astronomy/rocky-ultra-short-period-exoplanet-epic-228732031b-05348.html

Meanwhile, in the rest of the sky:
Wed, Oct 25, 02h Moon at apogee
Thu, Oct 26, 18h Jupiter in conjunction with Sun
Fri, Oct 27, 22h FIRST QUARTER
Sun, Oct 29, 00h Pallas at opposition
Mon, Oct 30, 21h Neptune 0°.9 N. of Moon, Occn.
Wed, Nov 01, 15h Venus 4° N. of Spica
Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at:
http://asa.usno.navy.mil

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