Monthly Archives: January 2015

THE UNIVERSE COMES TO LIFE

Image Credit & Copyright: Petr Horalek. I find this image from Petr Horalek simply astounding and even a little painful. If our eyes could collect photons into a long exposure before sending them off to the brain, it’s very likely … Continue reading

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REFLECTIONS OF LIGHT

Image Credit & Copyright: Thomas O’Brien. Here’s one of my all-time favorite night sky images and it comes to us from Thomas O’Brien. The aurora in this image isn’t necessarily the story as it’s not the towering brilliant green curtains … Continue reading

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MILKY WAY OVER MOON LIT MOUNTAINS

Image Credit & Copyright: Mikey MacKinven (Mikey Mack). Here’s a beautiful shot from Mikey Mack of the 3151 meter (10,338 ft.) tall Mt Sefton bathed in freshly set moonlight with the Milky Way galaxy stretching high overhead. In this image … Continue reading

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SPACEX FALCON 9 HEAVY (F9H) VISION

SpaceX just this week released this great video showing the final vision for the Falcon 9 Heavy once the test flights and reusability issues are overcome. The video doesn’t have the boosters and 1st stage returning to the drone ship … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING CHALLENGER

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA of Space Shuttle Challenger (STS-51-L) Crew. “I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and … Continue reading

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ULA RETURNS A LEGEND TO FLIGHT

Image Credit & Copyright: ULA of the OCO-2 Delta II 7320 launch vehicle.  Look below for mission and rocket information as well as relevant links to include live stream. LAUNCH ALERT: Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 06:20 PST (09:20 EST … Continue reading

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PER ASPERA AD ASTRA

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA. In the video above (there is no audio but still amazing to see) you can actually see exactly when the above photo was taken at 30:37 in the video. Most enter the last week of … Continue reading

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