Visual Astronomy Display: September 2016

Visual Astronomy Display for September 2016

Highlights…

  • The adventure of coffee in space continues as scientists and astronauts do further delicious experiments with the newly designed capillary flow cups;
  • Bill Nye (the Science Guy) explains how Jupiter helped to mix and blend the elements present in the interstellar dust of the early Solar system to help form the basis of the other seven planets and other planetary bodies;
  • Minute Physics explores two amusing questions about the sun: how difficult is it to crash into the sun? and how long is a day on the sun?; and
  • This month Phil Plait teaches us about binary star systems and star clusters in his Astronomy Crash Course series; and
  • Learn all about the newest exciting discover: a rocky exoplanet found orbiting within the habitable zone of Proxima Centauri.

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