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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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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TO BE A FLOWER ALONE IN THIS UNIVERSE……….

TO BE A FLOWER ALONE IN THIS UNIVERSE………. Photo By: Tony Hallas (CLICK photo for full size; all links below). First observed by Sir William Herschel on October 18, 1794 (My brother’s birthday….just not the 1794 part) the Iris Nebula … Continue reading

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THE BRILLIANT WINGS OF A COSMIC BUTTERFLY.

THE BRILLIANT WINGS OF A COSMIC BUTTERFLY. Photo By: Judy Schmidt via the Hubble Legacy Archive. CLICK the photo for full size and see below for all links. This is probably the single most beautiful shot of Minkowski’s Butterfly I … Continue reading

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