Monthly Archives: September 2014

THE ISLAND’S EYES

Image Credit & Copyright: Ethan Tweedie. As if you needed another reason to visit the island state of Hawaii, you can go visit this incredible site captured here by Ethan Tweedie. High atop Hawaii’s Mauna Kea volcano, which from base … Continue reading

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NIGHT OF THE AURORA – KANCAMANGUS PASS

Image Credit & Copyright: Chris Georgia. See below for info and all related links. On Wednesday, September 10, 2014 the Sun unleashed a pair of coronal mass ejections (CME’s) that subsequently struck Earth on the 11th & 12th.  The resulting … Continue reading

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SUN IN HYDROGEN ALPHA (HA)

Image Credit & Copyright: Paul Stewart. Here’s a world class view of our home star, the Sun by Paul Stewart of Timaru, New Zealand. Just have a long look at this image and take pause in what you’re looking at. … Continue reading

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WONDERLAND ON THE PACIFIC COAST

Image Credit & Copyright: Evan Thomas. Here’s an incredible image from the brilliant night sky photographer Evan Thomas. Those who find themselves land locked as he does, also often find themselves yearning for the shores. I suppose it’s no different … Continue reading

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MARS MEETS ITS RIVAL IN THE HEART OF THE SCORPION

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. On the night of Sunday, September 28, 2014 just after sunset look southwest to the constellation Scorpius to witness a beautiful sight; the red planet will be alongside the red heart of … Continue reading

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HISTORY TO BE MADE ONBOARD THE ISS

Photo Credit & Copyright: NASA/Carla Cioffi of TMA-03M rollout. On Thursday, September 25th, at 20:24 UTC (16:24 EDT) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan a Soyuz-FG rocket; TMA-14M (Soyuz 40) will be lifting off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5 … Continue reading

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OBJECTS IN THE HUNTER MAY BE CLOSER THAN THEY APPEAR

Image Credit & Copyright: Rogelio Bernal Andreo http://www.deepskycolors.com/. I’d like to get your mind working a little bit today, aside from seeing this incredible image from Mr. Andreo, I hope that you read this through because I think you may … Continue reading

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