Weekly Space Hangout – Sept 11, 2015: New Horizons Pluto-Palooza!

Article written: 11 Sep , 2015
Updated: 29 Dec , 2015

Host: Fraser Cain (@fcain)

Special Guests: New Horizons staff Dr. Alan Stern, Principal Investigator; Alice Bowman, Mission Operations Manager; and Emily Lakdawalla from The Planetary Society

Brian Koberlein (@briankoberlein / briankoberlein.com)
Morgan Rehnberg (cosmicchatter.org / @MorganRehnberg )
Alessondra Springmann (@sondy)
Dave Dickinson (@astroguyz / www.astroguyz.com)
Nicole Gugliucci (cosmoquest.org / @noisyastronomer)
Ramin Skibba (@raminskibba)

This Week’s Stories:
We’re highlighting the amazing finds from the New Horizons mission today, but here are a few more articles we might have time to cover:
Eclipse Season Sept 2015
SOHO Nears 3000 Comet Discoveries
Cosmic neutrino background
Using “twin stars” to measure stellar distance

We record the Weekly Space Hangout every Friday at 12:00 pm Pacific / 3:00 pm Eastern. You can watch us live on Google+, Universe Today, or the Universe Today YouTube page.

You can join in the discussion between episodes over at our Weekly Space Hangout Crew group in G+, and suggest your ideas for stories we can discuss each week!

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4 Responses

  1. Member
    Cyrus says

    Ohh baby… what a line-up, this one is going to be a good one.

  2. Member
    Aqua4U says

    Great show with a fantastic line up! I have a new favorite episode…

  3. FarAwayLongAgo says

    Great hangout! Best ever.

  4. FarAwayLongAgo says

    Why aren’t the hangouts announced in advance here on the blog in advanced, for newcomers who don’t receive email notification?

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