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.
Another example of a female scientist and the systemic discrimination she faced— Cecilia Payne: A Star of Astrophysics #WomenInPhysics #sexism #misogyny https://t.co/efwbGfSXUD via @YouTube Thanks to Nicholas Mee for making this video.
And help transcribe the notebooks she and the other #WomenComputers used in their research with #ProjectPHaEDRA! Help these pioneering women get the credit they deserve for their work: https://t.co/3SkfXRTrPI #HenriettaSwanLeavitt
My Science Sunday post: "Sisters of the Sun" puts light on the women pioneers that transformed astrophysics and our understanding of the Universe. Cecilia Payne, Annie Jump Cannon and Henrietta Leavitt are some of the Ladies of #Harvard's Observatory Hill. @COSMOSonTV @neiltyson