Tag Archives: Earth

All Alone in the Night

“All Alone in the Night” by David Peterson takes timelapse footage taken from the International Space Station and blends it together masterfully with a powerful soundtrack. As you watch, look closely and attempt to identify countries, states, individual cities through … Continue reading

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There are no Knuckleballs in Space!

Illustration credit & copyright: NASA. Relax we’re not going to be talking about Red Sox legend, Tim Wakefield or their current knuckleball ace Stephen Wright, but instead this is in regard to solar system bodies or we can safely assume … Continue reading

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2016 Total Solar Eclipse From Space

Image Credit & Copyright: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) & Himiwari-8. http://www.jma-net.go.jp/msc/en/ Here are two remarkable images of the March 9 and only total solar eclipse of 2016 as seen from space and from two different satellites. The top image was … Continue reading

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SpaceX GoPro Fairing Camera Action

Images & Video Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. What happens when you have your very own rocket company and you like cool visuals? You strap your rockets with numerous cameras so you capture the sheer awesome from every angle of course! … Continue reading

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Like Never Seen Before

Image & Video Credit & Copyright: NASA & Roscosmos. May 23, 2011; As Soyuz TMA-20 undocked from the ISS to return the crew of Expedition 27 home to Earth they captured for the first time, a Space Shuttle (STS-134 Endeavour) … Continue reading

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Earth, Moon and Jupiter in the Same Image

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA. I don’t usually post my “On This Day In Space History” (OTDISH) here on the blog because there’s just so many, I felt that I should show this one off as its one of my … Continue reading

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Your Thoughts (15-01): “What is Your Wish?”

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/Reid Wiseman. I haven’t done this in a while so here goes! “The universe is similar to a vast jigsaw puzzle that we can never hope to complete. Entire generations have worked to put a few … Continue reading

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