November 18, 2017

February 2009: News & Notes.

 

 

Martian Methane: The Movie.

Martian Methane: Of course, the hot topic everyone’s talking about in the past month was the detection of methane on Mars. First detected in 2003 by ground based observers, scientists at the Goddard Space Center have reanalyzed this tantalizing data and located possible source regions; areas that are also thought to have been once saturated with water. [Read more...]

2009: The Year of Astronomy.

This is a shout out to the world; 2009 is the International Year of Astronomy. Check with your local astronomy club, observatory or planetarium to find out what events are near you; if they aren’t planning anything, ask them why not!

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