GoSpaceWatch

Welcome to GoSpaceWatch. Promoting Space Exploration and Astronomy through online lecture meetings and the bi-monthly CAPCOM Magazine. We have regular online meetings via Zoom. Meetings feature an expert speaker with a spaceflight or astronomical talk. Our regularly updated Speaker Programme can be found here: Speaker Programme. We also have a free weekly Newsletter “GoSpaceWatch Weekly”. Sign up for this Here.


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Latest News

  • NASA Launches New Mission to Monitor Earth’s Landscapes
    on 27/09/2021 at 19:47

    Landsat 9, a NASA satellite built to monitor the Earth’s land surface, successfully launched at 2:12 p.m. EDT Monday from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California.

  • NASA Launches New Mission to Monitor Earth’s Landscapes
    on 27/09/2021 at 19:47

    Landsat 9, a NASA satellite built to monitor the Earth’s land surface, successfully launched at 2:12 p.m. EDT Monday from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California.

  • Oxygen and water for lunar explorers can be extracted from moon rocks
    on 27/09/2021 at 18:07

    A device that bakes moon rocks to temperatures above 1000°C can efficiently extract water and oxygen from the dirt, which could be helpful for future lunar explorers

  • Weird hybrid meteorite may be evidence of a chaotic early solar system
    on 27/09/2021 at 18:00

    Jupiter’s early orbit had a wobble that may have flung asteroids from the inner and outer solar system into each other, creating hybrid rocks such as the Nedagolla meteorite that fell in India in 1870

  • 60-second Astro News: Magnified Galaxies Provide Window to Early Universe
    by Monica Young on 27/09/2021 at 17:49

    Astronomers use cosmic magnifying lenses to peer into the universe’s distant past. The post 60-second Astro News: Magnified Galaxies Provide Window to Early Universe appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  • 60-second Astro News: Magnified Galaxies Provide Window to Early Universe
    by Monica Young on 27/09/2021 at 17:49

    Astronomers use cosmic magnifying lenses to peer into the universe’s distant past. The post 60-second Astro News: Magnified Galaxies Provide Window to Early Universe appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  • Hubble Shows Winds in Jupiter’s Great Red Spot Are Speeding Up
    on 27/09/2021 at 15:50

    Like the speed of an advancing race car driver, the winds in the outermost “lane” of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot are accelerating – a discovery only made possible by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, which has monitored the planet for more than a decade.

  • Landsat 9 Is Set for Liftoff
    on 27/09/2021 at 13:05

    On Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, at 2:12 ET a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket with the Landsat 9 satellite is slated to lift off on a mission to observe Earth.

  • Microgravity on demand with Earth return through ESA’s Boost!
    on 27/09/2021 at 10:30

    A new round-trip commercial space transportation service from 2022, backed by ESA, will enable companies to manufacture in space very pure and more capable materials, discover new pharmaceutical drugs and bring them back for use on Earth.

  • ESA Open Day 2021
    on 27/09/2021 at 08:00

    Video: 00:01:09 What’s coming next in space? Find out at our virtual ESA Open Day on Sunday 3 October, from 1300 – 1600 CEST (1200 – 1500 BST). Your chance to talk to the people behind future space missions, get close-up views of space hardware and hear from astronaut Alexander Gerst. The Open Day is open to anyone; all you have to do is register to attend.Find out more here