Sunday, September 26

10 Mind-Blowing Recent Astronomical Developments

10 Mind-Blowing Recent Astronomical Developments

An exploration of ten recent mind-blowing astronomical discoveries and developments.

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Papers:

“Dynamical Packing in the Habitable Zone: The Case of Beta CVn”, Kane et al, 2020

https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.3847/1538-3881/ab9ffe

“The Case for an Early Solar Binary Companion”, Siraj and Loeb, 2020

https://arxiv.org/abs/2007.10339

“Impacts of Dust Grains Accelerated by Supernovae on the Moon”, Siraj and Loeb, 2020

https://arxiv.org/abs/2004.11379

“Observational Signatures of Sub-Relativistic Meteors”, Siraj and Loeb, 2020

https://arxiv.org/abs/2002.01476

Music:

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