M100 – Galaxies and Emoji – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky uses emojis to discuss what’s going on in galaxies like Messier 100. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Messier Playlist: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects More Deep Sky Videos with Dr Becky Smethurst: http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Dr Becky’s website – with links to all her work and stuff: https://rebeccasmethurst.co.uk Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter:…

M63 – Sunflower Galaxy – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Messier 63 is also known as NGC 5055. Featuring Professor Mike Merrifield. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Also check out M51 – https://youtu.be/yiv6a8BVzPE And all our Messier Object videos – http://bit.ly/MessierObjects PAPER Uncovering Spiral Structure in Flocculent Galaxies https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1086/310250/meta Map of the Galaxy (Objectivity): https://youtu.be/PccGklgNlHs Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/…

M7 – Pluto and the Wishing Well – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky Smethurst talks about Messier 7 – and its surprising link with a mission to Pluto. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Messier Playlist: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects More Deep Sky Videos with Dr Becky: http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Dr Becky’s website – with links to all her work and stuff: https://rebeccasmethurst.co.uk Nasa LORRI gallery: https://www.nasa.gov/newhorizons/lorri-gallery…

M60 – And the 3rd densest galaxy – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Featuring Dr Maggie Lieu at the University of Nottingham More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Messier 60 and its interesting neighbour, the Ultra Compact Dwarf Galaxy M60-UCD1 More Messier objects: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects Maggie’s website: https://maggielieu.com The paper we referred to: https://arxiv.org/pdf/1307.7707.pdf Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DeepSkyVideos Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos More about…

M12 – The Doomed Star Cluster – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Meghan Gray discussed Messier 12 (aka NGC 6218) and its treacherous path through the galaxy. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More Messier videos: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects Why is the mass function of NGC 6218 flat? – https://sci.esa.int/s/ApPrzgA Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DeepSkyVideos Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos More about the…

M68 – The Poster Child Cluster – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Professor Mike Merrifield discusses the globular cluster Messier 68 (also known as NGC 4590). More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More Messier objects: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects BVI CCD Photometry of Galactic Globular Clusters. II. M68: https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1994AJ….108..555W/abstract Studies based on the colors and magnitudes in stellar clusters. VII. The distances, distribution in space, and…

M106 – MEGA MASER QUASAR – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky Smethurst discusses Messier 106 (aka NGC 4258) – and the world of megamasers. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More Messier objects: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects More of our videos with Becky: http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Dr Becky Smethurst: https://rebeccasmethurst.co.uk Read and see more… Orion spectrum: http://www.bu.edu/prism/pages/orionspec_jpg.htm NGC 7213 spectrum: https://ned.ipac.caltech.edu/level5/March02/Netzer/Netzer9_3.html Evidence for a black…

M103 – Tracking a Red Giant – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. One of these stars is not like the others – what’s going on? M103 is also known as NGC 581. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Featuring Professor Mike Merrifield from the University of Nottingham. Prof Merrifield on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AstroMikeMerri More videos with Prof Merrifield: http://bit.ly/Merrifield_Playlist More Messier videos: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects PAPER:…

M52 – A Cluster of Variable Stars – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Meghan Gray discusses M52 (NGC 7654) and its huge array of variable stars. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Dr Gray is an astronomer at the University of Nottingham: https://twitter.com/emeegray Messier Object Playlist: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects The main paper discussed: https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/2041-8205/746/1/L7 Harvard University Archives: https://library.harvard.edu/libraries/harvard-university-archives The Genesis Rock: https://youtu.be/yvhLBzsDwSQ Deep Sky Videos…

M75 – Sausage Globular Clusters – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky Smethurst discusses M75 and globular clusters. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Videos on all Messier objects – http://bit.ly/MessierObjects More videos with Dr Becky – http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Dr Becky’s own website: https://rebeccasmethurst.co.uk Sausage Globular Clusters paper: https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.00453 Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DeepSkyVideos Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos More about the astronomers…

M102 – A Tale of Mistakes – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Professor Mike Merrifield discusses the doubts and mistakes swirling around M102 – which *might* have been NGC 5866. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DeepSkyVideos Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos More about the astronomers in our videos: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/pages/contributors.html Supported by the University of Nottingham Back us on Patreon:…

M48 – The Lost and Found Star Cluster – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Meghan Gray discusses Messier 48 – an open cluster that was lost and found. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Check out http://astrometry.net More videos on Messier Objects: Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DeepSkyVideos Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos More about the astronomers in our videos: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/pages/contributors.html Supported by the University of…

M109 – Barred Spiral Galaxies – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky Smethurst is talking about M109 – an unusual barred spiral galaxy. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ See our M98 video (peanuts in galaxies): https://youtu.be/Iiuz9pIkGWA Playlist of all Messier objects we’ve covered: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects The de Vaucouleurs Atlas of Galaxies: https://amzn.to/2TUIiyH A Morphological and Statistical Analysis of Ansae in Barred…

M70 – Gravothermal Catastrophe – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. A discussion of Messier 70 to kick off a description of Gravothermal Catastrophe. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Watch our videos on all the Messier Objects: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects Sorry for the Catastrophic typo! Featuring Professor Mike Merrifield from the University of Nottingham. https://twitter.com/astromikemerri Discuss this video on Brady’s subreddit: https://redd.it/amo9ny Deep…

M44 – Exoplanets in the Beehive Cluster – Deep Sky Videos

From DeepSkyVideos. Dr Becky Smethurst discussing Messier 44 and the discovery of planets around stars in the open cluster. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More videos with Becky – http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Messier Object videos we have made: http://bit.ly/MessierObjects Exoplanet transit: https://youtu.be/SnoCAWCZC7A Two ‘b’s in the Beehive: The Discovery of the First Hot Jupiters…