S03E96: NEOWISE's Grand Finale & Artemis IV's Engine Upgrades
Astronomy Daily - the PodcastJuly 09, 2024x
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S03E96: NEOWISE's Grand Finale & Artemis IV's Engine Upgrades

Welcome to Astronomy Daily, the Podcast that brings you the latest and most exciting updates from the world of space exploration and astronomy. I'm your host, Anna. Today we'll be covering several intriguing headlines, including the end of a NASA mission, upgrades to the Artemis IV engines, new discoveries by the James Webb Space Telescope, Europe's Ariane 6 launch, and new objects beyond the Kuiper belt discovered by the Subaru telescope. So sit tight as we dive into these fascinating developments that are pushing the boundaries of our understanding of the cosmos.
Episode Highlights
  • End of NASA's NEOWISE Mission: After a remarkable 14-year run, the NEOWISE mission concludes, leaving behind a legacy of significant advancements in our understanding of near-Earth objects.
  • - Artemis IV Engine Upgrades: The Artemis IV mission will feature modernized RS-25 engines, marking a significant milestone before transitioning to newly manufactured engines for future missions.
  • - James Webb Space Telescope's New Discovery: The JWST has identified a potentially habitable exoplanet, LHS 1140 b, which may harbor a temperate water ocean, sparking excitement in the scientific community.
  • - Europe's Ariane 6 Launch: The imminent launch of Ariane 6 represents a significant step forward for Europe's space aspirations, aiming to address the continent's launcher crisis and serve both government and commercial clients.
  • - Subaru Telescope's Kuiper Belt Discoveries: The Subaru telescope has identified new objects beyond the previously known boundaries of the Kuiper belt, offering fresh insights into the formation and evolution of our solar system.
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