AFM’s Space Pirate Radio! 2018/05/10 A Pirate’s Tutu

May 10th, 2018 by Nick Evetts

Here are the links from tonight’s program:
We have a couple small sunspots, catch ‘em while you can!​data/synoptic/sunspots_earth/mdi_​sunspots_1024.jpg
Blackprojects posted this:​/en/auroral-activity/real-time-au​roral-activity
While Diane and Marty talked about Jupiter, Blackprojects also posted this link:​r/ shows when the GRS is on the disc
Future close call?​stronomy-news/future-shock-from-g​liese710/
Marty continued on with talking about telescopes:​s41550-018-0479-z
Jupiters Moons in Daylight:​mages/Questar/jupiter_0012_flat_w​avelet_PS_overlay.jpg
Space, being magnetic and all:​dard/2018/nasa-spacecraft-discove​rs-new-magnetic-process-in-turbul​ent-space
Astronomy in Norway:​nohetta-unveils-the-design-of-the​-solobservatoriet-campus-and-plan​etarium-in-norway/
Volcanic action on Hawaii:​e/press-releases/2018/05/nasa-sat​ellite-images-show-fissures-from-​hawaii-volcan
we are reminded that it is the anniversary of the Trans-Continental Railroad “Golden Spike”​ipedia/commons/thumb/e/ec/The-Gol​den-Spike-7Oct2012.jpg/399px-The-​Golden-Spike-7Oct2012.jpg
Here’s a look at what’s ahead for nighttime viewing:
Tue, May 08, 02h LAST QUARTER
Tue, May 08, 10h Vesta stationary
Wed, May 09, 01h Jupiter at opposition
Thu, May 10, 09h Neptune 2° N. of Moon
Sat, May 12, 21h Mercury 2° S. of Uranus
Sun, May 13, 15h Uranus 5° N. of Moon
Sun, May 13, 17h Mercury 2° N. of Moon
Tue, May 15, 12h NEW MOON
Wed, May 16, 13h Aldebaran 1°.2 S. of Moon, Occn.
Times given in UT. These events, and more can be found at:
Diane ended the show on an almost pyramidal note:​ews/retropolis/wp/2018/05/07/ther​es-no-secret-chamber-in-king-tuts​-tomb-after-all-researchers-concl​ude/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.295e​b96b6cf6
Twisedge provided these links in chat:
Boulder at Tycho​507.html
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will track billions of objects for 10 years, creating unprecedented opportunities for studies of cosmic mysteries.​/article/the-worlds-largest-astro​nomical-movie
A roundup of some of the most important discoveries gleaned so far from the Gaia space observatory’s new map of the galaxy.​hat-astronomers-are-learning-from​-gaias-new-milky-way-map-20180508​/
listening for quakes on Mars, NASA lander will probe Red Planet’s interior​018/04/listening-quakes-mars-nasa​-lander-will-probe-red-planet-s-i​nterior
4 the observers out there:​gin?redirect=https%3A%2F%2Fdso-br​

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