Water confirmed on the Lunar surface - SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 21 Episode 69

Aug 31, 2018, 10:58 AM

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 *Water confirmed on the Lunar surface

Scientists have directly observed water on the lunar surface for the first time.

*Hints of new mysteries in neutron stars

A new study claims protons play a far more significant role in the characteristics of Neutron Stars than previously thought.

*Measuring the force of light

Scientists have successfully measured the force photons exert on matter.

*Vega-C to begin flying next year

With just one year before Vega-C lifts off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, preparations for Europe’s next launcher are gaining momentum.

*Israeli Moon mission

A private Israeli company announces plans to become only the fourth nation to land a spacecraft on the Moon.

*Galileo sat nav Brexit changes

Britain’s exit from the EU will result in reduced access to Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system -- getting the civilian access anyone can have -- rather than the more precise military access needed for pinpoint weapons accuracy.

*China launches new high-resolution Earth observation satellite

China has launched a new high-resolution Earth observation satellite aboard a Long March 4B rocket.

*The Science Report

Exposure to secondhand smoke linked to developing arthritis.

Marine heatwaves, like the one that bleached the Great Barrier Reef set to become more common.

Over 36 genetic regions linked to women living longer.

Prehistoric Egyptians using embalming to mummify their dead long before the Pharaohs.

Skeptic’s guide to claims Wi-Fi causes migraines.

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