All pictures taken within the last 24 hours throughout the solar system. Not bad, humanity, not bad at all. More days like this, please.
Murray Buttes, Mars, day before yesterday, stitched together in ~10 minutes from images on the Curiosity raw image server. The seams show in a couple of places, but if you can overlook those… look upon […]
More big, lovely GIFfage follows the jump.
Fair warning: giant GIF animation. Giant beautiful GIF animation. May take a moment to load, but it’s totally worth it.
A controlled explosion. The same science that’s behind a gun is the same science that’s behind a rocket. Set off an explosion in a chamber capable of withstanding the pressure. Channel the force of the […]
Aside from hugs from my boys and kitty kisses and puppy snuggles, this was the best of 2015… …and don’t get me wrong, all of that was cool…but I’ll be pretty happy to put this […]
No wordy blog post tonight – did that last night. But I thought I’d share with you a few gems I found on Youtube: the live coverage of past planetary encounters. I hope you enjoy […]
Here we are, on the eve of our closest – and perhaps, for my lifetime, only? – visit to tiny Pluto, the body which marks the outermost boundary of the “classical solar system”. My generation […]