Episode 831

Meteor Storm Update, Boeing Starliner Returns, Refueling Broken Satellites | Space Bites

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May 27th, 2022

18 mins 38 secs

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About this Episode

Boeing finally completes a demo mission, scientists grow plants in lunar regolith, NASA will launch a mission to repair and refuel a satellite, space suits are leaking on the ISS again, and more.

00:00 Intro
00:27 Update on the meteor storm on May 31st
https://www.universetoday.com/156008/update-on-the-potential-may-31st-tau-herculid-meteor-storm/
03:31 Starliner OFT-2 went up to the ISS and back
https://www.universetoday.com/156026/starliner-launches-successfully-but-two-of-its-thrusters-failed/
05:14 Space suits leaking water causing problems for EVAs
https://www.universetoday.com/156034/spacesuits-are-leaking-water-and-nasa-is-holding-off-any-spacewalks-until-they-can-solve-the-problem/
06:57 Plants can grow in lunar regolith
https://www.universetoday.com/155984/plants-can-grow-in-lunar-regolith-but-theyre-not-happy-about-it/
08:17 Mars dust storms and energy balance
https://www.universetoday.com/155983/dust-storms-on-mars-happen-when-the-planet-cant-release-its-heat-fast-enough/
10:20 Support us on Patreon
https://www.patreon.com/universetoday
Interview with Nancy Graziano https://www.patreon.com/posts/expanding-2-66877346
12:00 NASA plans orbital refueling and repair mission, OSAM-1
https://www.universetoday.com/155863/nasa-is-building-a-mission-that-will-refuel-and-repair-satellites-in-orbit/
14:13 GAIA shows nebulae in 3D
https://www.universetoday.com/156010/thanks-to-gaia-astronomers-are-able-to-map-out-nebulae-in-3d/
15:16 Solar Orbiter's pictures of the Sun
https://www.universetoday.com/155958/solar-orbiters-pictures-of-the-sun-are-every-bit-as-dramatic-as-you-were-hoping/
17:06 Interview. Jumping to Multicellular Life with Dr. William Ratcliff
https://youtu.be/DLhqntkqlrw
17:29 Outro

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Editing: Artem Pozdnyakov

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