[162173 Ryugu]

162173 Ryugu, provisional designation 1999 JU3, is a near-Earth object and a potentially hazardous asteroid of the Apollo group. It measures approximately 1 kilometer (0.6 mi) in diameter and is a dark object of the rare spectral type Cg, with qualities of both a C-type asteroid and a G-type asteroid.

Ryugu was discovered on 10 May 1999 by astronomers with the Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research at the Lincoln Lab’s ETS near Socorro, New Mexico, in the United States. It was given the provisional designation 1999 JU3.

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) spacecraft Hayabusa 2 was launched in December 2014 and successfully arrived at the asteroid on 27 June 2018. It is planned to return material from the asteroid to Earth by the end of 2020.

The Hayabusa2 mission includes four rovers with various scientific instruments. On 21 September 2018, the first two of these rovers, which will hop around the surface of the asteroid, were released from Hayabusa2.

On September 22, 2018, JAXA confirmed the two rovers had successfully touched down on Ryugu’s surface. Three images were published; two during descent to the asteroid and one after MINERVA-II1A touched down. This marks the first time a mission has completed a successful landing on a fast-moving asteroid body.

TRKLST:

  1. Andi Otto – Bow Wave (Nicola Cruz Remix)
  2. Ground a.k.a Gr◯un土 – Azido
  3. Egadz – Bombs
  4. Floating Points – Silhouettes (I, II & III)
  5. Mala – Calle F
  6. Photek & Kuru – Fountainhead
  7. Pixelord – Bodø (Pavel Dovgal remix)
  8. Breakage – Dedication
  9. Randomer – Brunk
  10. TMSV – Stress
  11. London Modular Alliance – Saunton
  12. Lakker – Oktavist
  13. TMSV – Back Off
  14. JD. Reid – WOLARN
  15. TH7 IMMORTXLZ – MYSTICXL VOYXG7

[Solar Eclipse]

On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse, frequently referred to as the “Great American Eclipse“, was visible within a band across the entire contiguous United States passing from the Pacific to the Atlantic coast. In other countries it was only visible as a partial eclipse

TRCKLST:

  1. Deft – Blue Jasmine
  2. Nicola Cruz – Invocacion (Uji Remix)
  3. Dday One – Contaminated Energy
  4. Dabrye – Making It Pay
  5. dj mitsu the beats – b.o.t.m.beats52
  6. L’Indécis – Urban Canopy
  7. Mike Forst – Who’s on the Mayfair
  8. cestladore – Lassitude Luxuriate
  9. Juj – Mbira Spirit
  10. Sofa Surfers – Sofa Rockers (Richard Dorfmeister Mix)
  11. L’Orange & Mr. Lif – Antique Gold (feat. Chester Watson)
  12. DJ Krush – Zen Approach Featuring Black Thought
  13. Jay Dee – The Red
  14. Dday One – Drum In The Day, To Sing At Night
  15. Chairman Maf – SINCERE SOUP
  16. Depeche Mode – Useless (K&D Session TM)
  17. Buddha Bass – Enigmatica (Desert Dwellers Remix)
  18. TH7 IMMORTXLZ – POLT7RG7IST

[Cosmic Dust]

Cosmic dust is dust which exists in outer space. Most cosmic dust particles are between a few molecules to 0.1 µm in size. A smaller fraction of all dust in space consists of larger refractory minerals that condensed as matter left the stars. It is called “stardust” and is included in a separate section below. The dust density in the local interstellar medium of the Local Bubble is approximately 10−6 × dust grain/m3 with each grain having a mass of approximately 10−17 kg.

Cosmic dust can be further distinguished by its astronomical location: intergalactic dust, interstellar dust, interplanetary dust (such as in the zodiacal cloud) and circumplanetary dust (such as in a planetary ring). In the Solar System, interplanetary dust causes the zodiacal light. Sources of Solar System dust include comet dust, asteroidal dust, dust from the Kuiper belt, and interstellar dust passing through the Solar System. The terminology has no specific application for describing materials found on the planet Earth except for dust that has demonstrably fallen to Earth. By one estimate, as much as 40,000 tons of cosmic dust reaches the Earth’s surface every year. In October 2011, scientists reported that cosmic dust contains complex organic matter (“amorphous organic solids with a mixed aromatic–aliphatic structure”) that could be created naturally, and rapidly, by stars.

On August 14, 2014, scientists announced the collection of possible interstellar dust particles from the Stardust spacecraft since returning to Earth in 2006.

Cosmic dust, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cosmic_dust&oldid=713482589 (last visited May 15, 2016).

TRCKLST :

01.Kuedo – Reality Drift [BANDCAMP]

02.ARKTKT – Sea Monster (original mix) [Division Recordings]

03.Totemic – Drow [SOUNNDCLOUD]

04.These Hidden Hands – These Moments Dismantled (feat.Lucrecia Dalt) – [Hidden Hundred]

05.Death Grips – 8080808 [ Harvest Records]

06.Noisia & Mono/Poly – The Nomad (Original Mix) [Division Recordings]

07.CloZee – The Path To Heaven [Gravitas Recordings]

08.Richie Brains – The Blips [Exit Recordings UK ]

09.CloZinger – Sinking [ SOUNDCLOUD]

10.Richie Brains – Likkle Som [Exit Recordings UK ]

11.Moresounds – Ghetto Style [Le French Work]

12.The Imposture – Made It [Le French Work]

13.Flying Lotus – Camel [Warp Records]

14.SCNTST – Wavez Changes –  [Boyznoize Records]

15.Jackhigh – Turbines [XLR8R]

16.Harmonic 313 – No Way Out [Warp Records]

17.Azekel – New Romance (Om Unit Remix) [SOUNDCLOUD]

18.Submerse – This Combo Could End Us [Project Mooncircle]

19.Decap – Feeling [OkayPlayer]

20.Stray – Hide [SOUNDCLOUD]

21.Captain Murphy – Between Friends [SOUNDCLOUD]

22.Captain Murphy – Between Friends ft. Earl Sweatshirt (Prod. Flying Lotus) [SOUNDCLOUD]

23.Kaytranada – Bus Ride [Stones Throw]

24.TH7 IMMORTXLZ – PLXN7TXRY TRIO [BANDCAMP]

25.Dave Douglas – Cardinals [SOUNDCLOUD]

[Ninth Planet]

Planet Nine is a hypothetical large planet in the far outer Solar System, the gravitational affects of which would explain the unusual orbital configuration of a group of trans-Neptunian objects (TNOs) that orbit mostly beyond the Kuiper belt.

The hypothesis first took form in a 2014 letter to the journal Nature by astronomers Chad Trujillo and Scott S. Sheppard, who had inferred the possible existence of a massive planet from similarities in the orbits of the distant trans-Neptunian objects Sedna and 2012 VP113. On 20 January 2016, researchers Konstantin Batygin and Michael E. Brown at Caltech argued that a massive outer planet would be the likeliest explanation for the similarities in orbits of six distant objects. The predicted planet would be a super-Earth, with an estimated mass of about 10 times that of Earth (approximately 5,000 times the mass of Pluto), a diameter two to four times that of Earth, and a highly elliptical orbit that is so far away that it could take around 15,000 years to orbit the Sun.

On the basis of models of planet formation that might include planetary migration from the inner Solar System, such as the fifth giant planet hypothesis, the authors suggest that it may be a primordial giant planet core that was ejected from its original orbit during the nebular epoch of the Solar System’s evolution.

Planet Nine, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Planet_Nine&oldid=715248696 (last visited Apr. 19, 2016).

TRCKLST :

01.The Deadbirds  The Sphynx equation [Blackelk Recordings]

02.Busdriver – Hottentot Supercluster [Self Release]

03.Ebbo kraan – Pian808 [Rwina Records]

04.Tigorilla – Ray (Original Mix) [Ask the internet]

05.Boeboe – Rewind [Saturate!Records]

06.The Deadbirds – Highways [Blackelk Recordings]

07.Coleco – Saturation [LowRise Sounds]

08.Maverick – Revolution [#NWDS – NOWADAYS RECORDS]

09.Joney – Summer of ’96 [ Saturate!Records]

10.Pixelord – Mad-Hop World [Mad-Hop Records]

11.J(ay).A.D – Send Off –  [Cosmic Bridge Records]

12.Gramatik – Room 3327 – [GramatiK]

13.Opiuo – It Was [SOUNCLOUD]

14.Daddy Veda – Far East Strategies [Antidote Concilium]

15.Dday One – Look Again (Remix) [Project Mooncircle]

16.Ash Koosha – I Feel That [Ninja Tune]

17.Commodo – Floods [Black Acre Records]

18.Lord Rao + Cupp Cave + Herrmutt Lobby – Freakazoid [Detroit Underground]

19.Samiyam – Taco Chase [Stones Throw]

20.Mux Mool – Soultaker [Super Best Records]

21.Minoo – Let’s Make It (feat. Jon Kennedy) [Mad-Hop Records]

22.Notorious B.I.G – Suicidal Thoughts (Lorn Remix) [Internet]

23.TELEPOPMUSIK – BREATHE (SICAA REMIX) [Internet]

24.TH7 IMMORTXLZ – MXCHIN7S [BANDCAMP]