March 7, 2019: February Science News Roundup!

Greetings science peeps!

Thank you guys for tuning in! Today I reviewed some of the scientific news within the past month or so! Here are the links to what I discussed!

Learn the physics/chemistry behind microwaving a grape to make plasma!

The Main Article of the Week:

The test flight of the SpaceX/Boeing’s Crew Dragon Automatic Docking module successfully docked by itself to the International Space Station

UCI Feature:

Congratulations to the Feng group from the Department of Physics and Astronomy for getting the approval from CERN to do the Forward Search Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva!

Recent analysis of Kuiper Belt object orbits suggest the presence of a 9th planet in our solar system. Though no absolute proof has been found, this seems promising!

That’s all for this week! Tune in next week for more science awesomeness, and as always, stay curious!

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