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

Article 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.

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4 Responses

  1. Cyrus says:

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

  2. 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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