Here my periodic summary of some of the space news worth discussing this week. As usual, I have provided a link and included my comments, so that you can go & pick the ones that interest you the most.
Cassini isn’t over yet (2017 is the Grand Finale) and we have already started planning for what’s next. This time, we look for (exo)biology.
Definitively the Riddle of the Year, the hypothesis of the Dyson Sphere around dimming stars keeps the astronomers wondering.
More an explanation than a news per se, this is an article about something often misunderstood – the representation of black holes. Here’s what our telescopes actually capture.
Web-based DSO Browser, create by a programmer in Argentina, is a great tool to locate and capture images of space object in your location. It’s flexible enough to allow you to play with it, and promises some great shots.
(By the way, I have the Pleiades in my sky tonight. Thank you, universe, this is a great Xmas gift!)