The Young Astronomers Newsletter
By Bob Patsiga
In this month’s edition of the newsletter Bob discusses:
- LIGO and its Italian counterpart VIRGO pick up some HUGE gravitational wave readings. Where did they come from and what did we learn from the detection?
- Interesting discoveries made about the dwarf planet Haumea.
- Japanese and US space agencies are studying geologic features of our lunar body to possibly aid the prospects of human shelters on the moon.
- With finding water quite abundant in other parts of our solar system, what does that mean for the possibility of finding life outside of our planet?
- Astronomical birthdays for November.
- Celestial happenings for the month.
- and a constellation matching game.