Skynet 12-29-18 Oumuamua Mystery & Constellation Orion (Part 2) 9PM CT

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Saturday’s Topic: “How the Oumuamua Mystery Shook Up Search” & “Constellation Orion (Part 2)”

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.
Discussion topic of the evening.

“How the Oumuamua Mystery Shook Up the Search for Space Aliens (By Corey S. Powell, From

Theoretical Physicist Avi Loeb

Artist’s Concept of Oumuamua

Oumuamua Size Comparison

Oumuamua Movement

What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?

South, Predawn/Dawn Sky

East, One Hour Before Sunrise

Quadrature Geometry

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Orion

Photo #1 Constellation Orion – Wide Field Photo View

Photo #2 Rigel & Witch Head Nebula

Photo #3 V380 & NGC 1999

Photo #4 Orion Nebula (M42)

Photo #5 Trapezium Cluster

Photo #6 DeMairans Nebula (M43)

Photo #7 Barnard’s Loop

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Getting a Glimpse Inside the Moon

Planetary Astronomers Identify Cycle of Spectacular Disturbances at Jupiter’s Equator

Space Exploration and Space History

Space Exploration and Space History
Space Exploration News
New Horizons Flyby

On-line Resources
Dr. Nancy Grace Roman, “Mother of Hubble”, died Dec. 25th at the age of 93

Space Related Birthdays
1910 December 24
Birth of William H. Pickering

1571 December 27
Birth of Johannes Kepler

This Week in Space History
2004 December 25
Huygens separates from the Cassini orbiter and heads toward Titan

1968 December 27
Apollo 8 Wins Race to be First Around the Moon and Back

2006 December 27
CoRoT is Launched

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