Tag Archives: United States

Falcon 9 to Launch the Secret U.S.A.F. X-37B (OTV-5)

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information at the bottom. Check back for updates. LAUNCH ALERT! Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 09:50 EDT (13:50 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core 1040.1) will rise from NASA’s legendary … Continue reading

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Majesty of Monument Valley

Image credit & copyright: Bryony Richards. The universe and our place in it can often be an overwhelming thought exercise and it can also be incredibly beautiful. This image by Bryony Richards of the brilliant Milky Way over Monument Valley … Continue reading

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Oregon Under the Stars

Image Credit & Copyright: Rick Parchen. Here’s a beautiful image of the core of the Milky Way galaxy crossing the skies of Oregon. This image captures a homestead in the open plains; the dark skies provided by the lack of … Continue reading

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Mono Lake Meteor

Image Credit & Copyright: Gavin Heffernan. This guy knows a thing or two about night sky imaging. Gavin Heffernan captured this beautiful Perseid meteor over the Limestone Tufa columns at California’s, Mono Lake. Meteor showers are a treat at any time … Continue reading

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Magical Tree

Image Credit & Copyright: Stephen Ippolito. Here’s a brilliant image from Stephen Ippolito from his recent trip to Utah this past May.  I know I’ve said it a hundred times by now but I just can’t get enough of the … Continue reading

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The City Dweller’s Discovery

Image Credit & Copyright: Kat Dierickx. “Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us to from one world to another.” – Plato This beautiful image by Kat Dierickx has a lot of power with it and within in … 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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