The windswept dunes of Pluto - SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 21 Episode 45
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*The windswept dunes of Pluto
Scientists have confirmed the existence of methane dunes on Pluto’s vast Sputnik Planitia ice plain.
An asteroid first detected on Saturday near the orbit of the Moon has exploded just a day later in a spectacular airburst over southern Africa.
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*Virgin Galactic flies again
Virgin Galactic has carried out a second powered test flight of its VSS Unity space plane in the skies above California’s Mojave desert.
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*Australian Sky and Telescope
We look at Jupiter in opposition and explain how to determine cosmic distances across space.
*The Science Report
How the 5:2 diet could be doing you harm.
A new lineage of Archaea discovered in Yellowstone’s hot thermal springs.
Links between circadian rhythm disruption and a risk of depression or bipolar disorder
Apple launching augmented reality tools for its i-phone.
New study claims women are more attracted to men with longer legs.
Skeptics guide to superstitions
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