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ASTEROID DAY TV

1 June - 4 July
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Running from 1 June – 4 July, Asteroid Day TV is a collection of asteroid-related content including interviews, documentaries, cartoons, missions in progress and much more. The content streamed will be suitable for a range of ages and knowledge basis – you don’t need to be an expert to understand. Asteroid Day TV will be streamed globally on our website, Twitch TV and via SES satellites.

Here is a small snippet of what will be streamed and available online this year on Asteroid Day TV.

INCOMING!

Narrated by George Takei of Star Trek, this video follows the journey of the Chelyabinsk meteor as it entered into Earth’s atmosphere in 2013. Created by The California Academy of Sciences, this short film is educational for all ages.

METEORITE MINUTE

Twelve episodes in total, this short, fast-paced and funny series hosted by one of our speakers and two-time Emmy winner Geoff Notkin will give you all the information you need about meteorites.

SCIENTISTS ROCK

Scientists Rock is a seven-part film series that brings to light the origins of Asteroid Day and the importance of asteroid detection, deflection, asteroid characterization, and having an emergency response plan.

APOLLO REFLECTIONS RUSTY SCHWEICKART APOLLO 9 & BEYOND

Learn about the Apollo 9 mission with Asteroid Day co-founder and astronaut Rusty Schweickart. Rusty explores the philosophical and evolutionary implications of humanity’s first steps into the cosmos.

Mark your calendar and visit asteroidday.org on June 1 – July 4!

Asteroid Day TV will air 1 June – 4 July, which can be watched on Asteroid Day’s website, TwitchTV, YouTube or to any SES satellite subscriber in the below map.

To join via SES satellite, see the below frequencies and satellite tuning information:

Service Name: Asteroid Day 2021 HD
Service ID: 5711
Transponder: 1.068
Satellite: Astra 1M
Orbital Pos: 19.2 East
Downlink Frequency: 11778.00 MHz
Polarization: Vertical
Modulation: DVB-S2 QPSK
FEC: 9/10
SR: 29.5 MSym/s

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