14: New Type of Aurorae Discovered

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SpaceTime with Stuart Gary Series 23 Episode 14

*New type of aurorae discovered

A new type of aurora called the dunes has been discovered in the skies above Finland.

 

*Rare Atiras asteroid discovered

Astronomers have discovered a rare asteroid orbiting inside the orbit of Venus.

 

*Astronauts wrap up refurbishment of cosmic ray detector

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have successfully completed their fourth spacewalk designed to refurbish the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer.

 

*Orion spacecraft under test

NASA’s new manned spacecraft for missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond is now undergoing testing at the Plum Brook facility in Ohio.

 

*Skywatch

We check out the night skies of February on Skywatch

 

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