Thanks to stu for handling the stories this week! some of the things we covered.
There may be a link between barred spirals and the size of the galaxy. read more here.
the sun is ramping up! SDO is going to get its money's worth.
The Large Hadron Collider has made its first lead ion collisions.
The leonids are ramping up!
Close up on comet hartley by EPOXI.
Climate change in the cosmic past?
The Fermi telescope has found two giant spheres of Gamma-ray emitting bubbles roughly half the size of the galaxy. very interesting...not well understood.
thanks to all for coming