Weekly Space Hangout - Dr. Henry Hsieh Discusses Active Asteroids


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Host: Fraser Cain ( @fcain ) Special Guest: Dr. Hsieh, of the Planetary Science Institute, who received his PhD in Astronomy in 2007 from the University of Hawaii. Subsequently, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Queen’s University Belfast in Northern Ireland and a Hubble Fellow back at the University of Hawaii. Before joining PSI in 2014, was an Assistant Research Fellow (faculty) at the Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ASIAA) in Taipei, Taiwan.

Regular Guests:

Dr. Kimberly Cartier ( http://KimberlyCartier.org & @AstroKimCartier )

This week's stories:

- Confirming a 2,067 year-old nova observation.

- The Hubble Legacy Survey.

- 2024. Moon. Is it gonna happen? (Spoiler alert: No.)

- Gold from neutron stars!

- Haumea's ring.

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