Monthly Archives: September 2013

COMET ISON TO VISIT MARS TOMORROW ON ITS WAY TO THE SUN!

COMET ISON TO VISIT MARS TOMORROW ON ITS WAY TO THE SUN! Links & resources below! Tomorrow, October 1, 2013 the as the long awaited comet C/2012 S1 ISON races toward the Sun it first will pay a visit to … Continue reading

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URANUS AT OPPOSITION THIS WEEK: NOW IS THE TIME TO VIEW THIS ICE GIANT.

URANUS AT OPPOSITION THIS WEEK: NOW IS THE TIME TO VIEW THIS ICE GIANT. Photo By: NASA/ Voyager 2 (CLICK of photo for full size and see below for related links). Thursday, October 3, 2013 at exactly 1358 UTC (0958 … Continue reading

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ROSCOSMOS PROTON-M RETURNS TO FLIGHT.

ROSCOSMOS PROTON-M RETURNS TO FLIGHT. Photo By: Roscosmos (CLICK for full size photo & see below for LIVE viewing link and further data). On Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2138 UTC (1738 EDT) A Russian (Roscosmos) Proton-M Rocket with Breeze-M … Continue reading

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CHI CYGNI: THE EPITOME OF THE WORD VARIABLE.

CHI CYGNI: THE EPITOME OF THE WORD VARIABLE. Photo Credit: Sylvestre Lacour. CLICK photo for full size and see below for all related links and a video. This particular star is a new favorite of mine as I have watched … Continue reading

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POLARIS: THE NORTH STAR……FOR NOW.

POLARIS: THE NORTH STAR……FOR NOW. Photo By: Noel Carboni. CLICK photo for full size and see below for all related links. This week I feel like focusing on STARS! I will keep it short and sweet, probably focus on about … Continue reading

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MANNED SPACEFLIGHT ALERT!!! SOYUZ TMA-10M (Flight 36S) CREW POISED TO FLY WEDNESDAY.

MANNED SPACEFLIGHT ALERT!!! SOYUZ TMA-10M (Flight 36S) CREW POISED TO FLY WEDNESDAY. Photo By: NASA/Carla Cioffi of TMA-10M during the traditional Monday morning rollout (CLICK photo for full size & look below for links). On Wednesday September 25, at 2058 … Continue reading

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WELCOME TO THE AUTUMNAL EQUINOX

WELCOME TO THE AUTUMNAL EQUINOX Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2044 UTC (1644 EDT) we encounter the second equinox of 2013 and one of the four major annual “turning points” in our orbit around the Sun. It’s called the Autumnal … Continue reading

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