Monthly Archives: February 2016

SpaceX to Launch SES-9

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 18:35 EST (23:35 UTC), an upgraded SpaceX Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 … Continue reading

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The Sleeping Giant

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. I love this image because the information really packs some wow factor and it shows that there’s beauty in information. This may not be the prettiest of space pictures but for those of you who take … Continue reading

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Frozen Skies

Image Credit & Copyright: Me.  Feel free to use at will with proper credit. Sometimes it’s not the destination or the achievement, but it’s often the experience of the journey that serves to make a moment memorable to someone. Here’s … Continue reading

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LIGO & Gravity Waves in Many Small Nutshells

All Videos & Illustrations Credit & Copyright: National Science Foundation (NSF) & Caltech/MIT LIGO. All information that I provide is via the NSF announcement video and the Caltech/MIT LIGO press release. As this is still a fluid and ongoing moment … Continue reading

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Spiral in the Dark

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope & R. Sahai. Hubble shows us that you should always be on your best behavior because someone’s always watching. When it peered into the cosmos and swung its space eye over to … Continue reading

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NGC 6193 Region (Zoom)

Kfir Simon page for this image: http://www.pbase.com/tango33/publications Kfir Simon APOD page for this image: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap121228.html A few million years ago, a dense cloud of molecular hydrogen collapsed under its own mass and gravity in select areas to birth stars. As … Continue reading

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Atlas V GPS IIF-12 Launch Friday

Image Credit & Copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). LAUNCH ALERT: Friday, February 5, 2016 at 13:38 UTC (08:38 EST & 05:38 PST) the United Launch Alliance (ULA), utilizing an Atlas V-401 rocket designated (AV-057) will deliver the GPS IIF-12 Global Positioning … Continue reading

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