Episode 66 - All News Show #3

This week I've got a bunch of cool short news bits I've been saving up, it's time to catch up. Cassini, Voyager, Mars, Universal Basic Income, Robot artists, and more



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(NASA-Cassini)

Sources for this week's show:

Dogmatic thinking study https://scienmag.com/studies-help-understand-why-some-people-are-so-sure-theyre-right/

Future food shortages
https://qz.com/1064653/the-world-could-run-out-of-food-two-decades-earlier-than-thought/

Demand for concrete is killing rivers (need material science research, I have previously covered concrete making methods with less impact)
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-41123284

Scotland to begin a UBI test
https://futurism.com/scotland-will-begin-funding-universal-basic-income-experiments/

Robot mural artist
https://qz.com/1040982/watch-this-robot-can-spray-paint-giant-murals/

Voyager’s 40
th https://nasa.tumblr.com/post/164871712984/voyager-the-spacecraft
https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/voyager/index.html

Peggy Whitson
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/03/548295156/-american-space-ninja-peggy-whitson-back-on-earth-after-record-breaking-flight
https://www.space.com/36285-astronaut-peggy-whitson-spacewalk-record.html

NASA announces accelerated time table for Mars sample return mission
http://www.planetary.org/blogs/jason-davis/2017/20170828-mars-2020-sample-return.html

Cleaning up space debris
http://www.popsci.com/amp/space-debris-clean-up-spacecraft

Two stars in the far future of our solar system
https://motherboard.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/599awz/in-13-million-years-the-solar-system-will-briefly-contain-two-stars

Cassini at the end of it’s mission
https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/cassini/main/index.html
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Episode 46 - All News Show #2

This week, an all news show to catch up on some quick stories ahead of the March For Science.

Comfy robot suits, Elon Musk (again), Negative Mass, Exoplanets, Water worlds, Accretion Discs, (lions tigers and bears oh my)



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(Watery planet concept art by David A. Aguilar)

Robot Suits

Elon Musk's new venture

Odd superfluid

New exoplanet

Water worlds

Accretion disc imaging

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(NASA/JPL)
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Episode 19 - The All News Show

This week there was so much cool news I had to do an all news show. Elon Musk's plan to go to Mars, Kepler and Rosetta, potential medical breakthroughs, and a movie shot by and starring drones.

Also, your kid might see the 22nd century. Think about that!



BBC - it's a great time to be alive

mars_presentation

SpaceX and Mars

Reaction to the plan

Solar Roof

New approach to viruses

Destroying bacteria

Drone movie - In The Robot Skies

Rosetta Mission at an end

Kepler on a roll

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