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Snowy Range Perseids Meteor Shower
Last night I went out to Snowy Range in Wyoming in search of dark skies for the Perseid meteor shower. I wanted something special for the foreground and I knew the Snowies faced in the perfect direction to get this shot. I started shooting at 10pm and didn't stop until 5 am, I had to change my battery every 2 hours which made for a long night. The moon rose around 1am to light up the mountain range. This is a composite of 23 images, 22 for the meteors/stars and 1 taken at sunrise for the…
Top 10 Really Cool Infrared Images from Spitzer - Universe Today
[/caption] The Spitzer Space Telescope’s Infrared Array Camera (IRAC) is a cool camera, no matter what temperature in which it operates! For 1,000 days now, the camera has been continuously taking images of the Universe – from its most distant regions to our local solar neighborhood. The IRAC is now operating in a “warm” version … Continue reading "Top 10 Really Cool Infrared Images from Spitzer"
The Martian volcano Olympus Mons seen from the Lycus Sulci
Click on the image to enlarge This is an awesome rendering of the volcano Olympus Mons seen from the Lycus Sulci. This image was made mainl...
Moon Rotating Caught By NASA ( Remarkble Video) | Space | Before It's News
(N.Morgan) If you've ever wondered what it looks like as the moon rotates around the sky, this video hold the amswer. Nasa video footage shows what the moon would look like as it rotates. The images are impossible to witness from Earth, because the moon is 'tidally locked' to it,
Space Exploration, Science, and Astronomy
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