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Ancient Astronomy: Babylon

SO before making this video I knew that Greek astronomy was, to put it kindly, “inspired” by Babylonian astronomy. But I didn’t realise how much of an influence it had on modern astronomy. Really a lot of concepts and research techniques that are still used today were developed in ancient Babylon. But the first thing […]

Bizarre Space Astronomical Objects!

From weird comets to moons and planets we can’t really explain, join us as we explore bizarre space astronomical objects. 9. 2i/Borisov? Despite its fancy name, there is a very simple explanation for what 2i/Borisov is…it’s a comet. I know on the surface of things that doesn’t sound very impressive, “Why should we care about […]