60 Minutes in Space - September 2013

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Scientists from the Space Sciences Department at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science take you "behind the stories" using the best images and animation available to help understand the latest developments.

October 2013 –Dr. Dimitri Klebe travels into deep space to discuss two recent Hubble Space Telescope surveys - the CANDELS survey (Cosmic Assembly Near-infrared Deep Extragalactic Legacy Survey) and the Frontiers Fields survey.
He also talks about Comet ISON’s travels and shows a cool video of a recent Coronal Mass Ejection captured by the Solar Dynamic Observatory.

Dr. Steve Lee brings us up to date on the latest mission news – Opportunity rover, Curiosity rover, the upcoming MAVEN launch, and the latest in commercial spaceflight news.

Links to Dimitri’s stories:

Frontier Fields Survey
Comet ISON paper model
Coronal Mass Ejection

Links to Steve’s stories:

Opportunity Updates
Curiosity Updates
MAVEN Updates
ISS Updates
Cygnus Updates
Sierra Nevada Dream Chaser Updates
Space X Grasshopper/Falcon 9 Updates

To view previous 60 Minutes in Space visit the Space Sciences Newsroom page on Vimeo.

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