Tag Archives: Antares

Cygnus, S.S. Gene Cernan to Resupply Station

Images credit & copyright: NASA & Orbital ATK. LAUNCH ALERT: Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 07:14 EST (12:14 UTC) an Orbital ATK Antares 230 rocket will be launching from Launch Pad 0A (LP-0A) at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) on the … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK to Return Antares to Flight

Image credit & copyright: NASA/Bill Ingalls. Launch Alert!: Sunday, October 16 at 20:03 EDT (00:03 UTC on the 17th) Orbital ATK will return their Antares rocket to flight with the launch of OA-5, International Space Station (ISS) resupply mission from … Continue reading

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Night Life

Image credit & copyright: Manish Mamtani. As if you needed another reason to visit Utah, here’s an amazing image from Manish Mamtani of a friend, Sanket Kolhe reflecting on the Milky Way galaxy which itself is reflecting on the legendary … Continue reading

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Great Lake Alqueva

Image Credit & Copyright: Miguel Claro. What an amazing view captured by Miguel Claro of the Milky Way over the great lake Alqueva, Portugal. This region belongs to the Dark Sky Alqueva Reserve and by the looks of this image … Continue reading

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Iran by Night

Image Credit & Copyright: Ali Matinfar. Milky Way season will soon be upon us here in the Northern Hemisphere so plan ahead and scout for open southern horizons to catch your best glimpse of the galactic core. May through August … Continue reading

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Road to the Heavens

Image Credit & Copyright: Mike Ver Sprill. Here’s a great image of the Milky Way galaxy passing across the South Dakota night near Badlands National Park. You may notice that, in this image that although the galactic nucleus is fairly … Continue reading

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Red Heart of the Scorpion on the Horizon

Image Credit & Copyright: Jared Blash. This image comes to us from Jared Blash and it was taken under the dark skies of Maine’s jagged coastline.  The Milky Way galaxy in this image stands tall like a pillar as the … Continue reading

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