Mystery Objects & The Supermassive Black Hole - SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 21 Episode 49
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**Mystery objects discovered near supermassive black hole*
Astronomers have discovered several bizarre objects at the galactic centre that are concealing their true identity behind a smokescreen of dust; they look like gas clouds but behave like stars.
** Life rebounded within a few years after the dinosaur-killing asteroid hit*
A new study claims life quickly returned to the dinosaur-killing KT boundary event asteroid impact site.
**New Kepler mission*
NASA former planet-hunting Kepler space telescope is on a new mission studying the secrets of open star clusters
**SpaceX celebrates eight years with a spectacular night launch*
SpaceX marked the eighth anniversary of the first successful launch of a Falcon 9 rocket with spectacular night launch of its Falcon 9 off the same launch pad.
Youtube video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2274&v=2hcM5hqQ45s
**Japan’s latest spy satellite takes to the skies*
Japan has launched another spy satellite to keep an eye on its aggressive neighbours North Korea and China.
**China launches new weather satellite*
China has successfully launched a new advanced weather satellite into geostationary orbit.
**i-Space and OneSpace both undertake their maiden flights*
China is seeing an influx of private companies trying to cash in on the growing commercial satellite launch market. Two new companies i-Space and OneSpace have each carried out sub orbital test flights from opposite ends of the country.
**The Science Report*
High blood pressure linked to dementia in later life.
Iconic Baobabs mysteriously dying.
Intel launches its powerful new Core i7-8086K CPU.
Bluetongue lizards use their tongues to avoid being eaten
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