Astronomy: The Milky Way & Tiangong-1 Space Station
Colorful bands surround the Milky Way, your last chance to see China’s doomed Tiangong-1 Space Station & James Webb's space telescope deployment.
Stardome Astronomer Dr Grant Christie joins Graeme to talk all the Astronomy news of the week.
Why are colorful airglow bands surrounding the Milky Way?
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Your last chance to see China’s doomed Tiangong-1 Space Station... which has a one-way ticket into the Earth's atmosphere later this month.
Download the Heavens Above app on your phone to see when the Space Station is passing over you - the app will show you where to look.
Research journal Space Weather states Cosmic Rays are bad – and they're getting worse! Radiation from deep space is dangerous and intensifying faster than previously predicted.
Check out James Webb's Space Telescope Deployment below:
Listen to the full audio with Grant Christie above.
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