Monthly Archives: June 2014

THERE’S SCIENCE IN THE SETTING SUN (2-5): Green Flash.

THERE’S SCIENCE IN THE SETTING SUN (2-5): Green Flash. Image Credit & Copyright: Allen Vinson. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. Another great event in sunsets/rises is the optical phenomena known as the … Continue reading

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THERE’S SCIENCE IN THE SETTING SUN (1-5): Sunset Colors

THERE’S SCIENCE IN THE SETTING SUN (1-5): Sunset Colors. Image Credit & Copyright: Monika Landy-Gyebnar: CLICK photo for larger view and see below for information and related links. WOW right?! That’s what I was thinking when this photo first came … Continue reading

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CRATER LAKE EXPANSE

CRATER LAKE EXPANSE Image Credit & Copyright: Rick Parchen. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and more of Rick’s links. Here’s an amazing image of the Milky Way galaxy stretching over the iconic Crater Lake, high … Continue reading

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HAPPY MARTIAN BIRTHDAY CURIOSITY!

HAPPY MARTIAN BIRTHDAY CURIOSITY! Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/JPL. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. Congratulations to NASA/JPL and Mars Science Lab (MSL) Curiosity for completing its first Martian year today! The following … Continue reading

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SPITZER HUNTS BLACK HOLES IN M66

SPITZER HUNTS BLACK HOLES IN M66 Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/CXC/Ohio State Univ./C.Grier et al.; Optical: NASA/STScI, ESO/WFI; Infrared: NASA/JPL-Caltech. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. Here’s an example of teamwork at its … Continue reading

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THREE SPACE TELESCOPES TEAM UP ON M81 (BODE’S GALAXY)

SPACE TELESCOPES TEAM UP ON M81 (BODE’S GALAXY) Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, GALEX Space Telescope & Spitzer Space Telescope. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. This image of the … Continue reading

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SPACEX THIRD TEST OF THE F9R REUSABLE; THIS TIME 1000m WITH STEERABLE FINS

SPACEX THIRD TEST OF THE F9R REUSABLE; THIS TIME 1000m WITH STEERABLE FLAPS Here’s the video of SpaceX’s “Test 3” of the Falcon 9 Reusable (F9R) which is the next step in the road paved by their Grasshopper program. The F9R … Continue reading

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