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- Astronomy Christmas presents
- Listener’s email about the value of early human space endeavours
- Listener’s email about the marvelousness of Musk
The News: Rounding up the astronomy news in October, we have:
- The largest valley in the solar system (on Mars) is packed with water
- More evidence to suggest there may be living organisms in Venus’ atmosphere
- The sharpest images yet of the region around our galaxy’s supermassive black hole
- Astronomers find 70 new rogue planets free-floating in space
- The James Webb Space Telescope finally launches!
The Interview: this month we interview… the constellation Orion!
The Sky Guide: This month we’re taking a look at the constellation of Orion with a guide to its history, how to find it, a couple of deep sky objects and a round-up of the solar system views on offer in January.