The Planck space telescope, launched in May, has returned its first images. The observatory, positioned nearly one million miles from Earth, is surveying the radiation that happened just 380,000 years after the Big Bang. More at BBC News.
Dr. Bill Miller, a physician in academic and private practice for over 30 years, discussed how the self is composed of a vast interdependent network of cells and microbial ecologies.
In the latter half, space historian and C2C Science Advisor Robert Zimmerman provided updates on various space missions and news, and technological developments.