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

Marty plugged a neat web app:
https://www.solarsystemscope.com​/

http://www.spaceweather.com/images2017/25oct17/hmi1898.gif?PHPSESSID=7059didqpthkue4basniou0nr3

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/10/18/see-uranus-your-naked-eye-week/776645001/

https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap171024.html

Japan’s lunar probe discovers moon cave, which may be optimal base for space exploration

Astronomers Spot First-Known Interstellar “Comet”

https://www.solarsystemscope.com/

http://www.astronomy.com/news/2017/10/kronos

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_J._Weitz

https://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/jpl/pia22052/squiggles-in-hellas-planitia

https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/goddard/2017/mars-twisted-tail

http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/moon-mars/news/a28765/curiositys-drill-is-finally-about-to-be-fixed/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phoenix_(spacecraft)

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-41724022

http://www.astronomy.com/news/2017/10/galactic-selfie

https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/10/a-new-lego-set-honors-the-women-of-nasa-and-it-looks-pretty-awesome/

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