How our solar system was formed - SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 21 Episode 62

Aug 08, 2018, 12:12 PM

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*How our solar system was formed

Astronomers have shed new light on how solar systems are formed.

*Plasma-spewing quasar

Astronomers have discovered a quasar – located almost 13 billion light years away – generating the brightest radio emissions ever observed in the early universe.

*LHC accelerates its first atoms

The world’s largest atom smasher has begun accelerating heavy lead atoms for the first time.

*Blue Origin undertakes ninth test flight.

Blue Origin’s New Shepard space tourism launch system has undertaken its ninth test flight setting a new program altitude record of 118 kilometres.

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*Falcon 9’s record setting launch

SpaceX has set a new record launching the largest commercial satellite ever flown by the Falcon 9 rocket.

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*The Science Report

Climate change feedback loops expected to make things even worse than already predicted.

Calls for new blood pressure guidelines.

Australian mathematician Akshay Venkatesh wins the Fields Medal.

No association found between high frequency electromagnetic fields in the workplace and brain tumors.

Dogs are capable of understanding the emotions behind an expression on a human face.

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