Day 12: Sir Kenneth Calman Photo credit: (University of Glasgow) Location: University of Glasgow, Glasgow More at: http://www.glasgowcityofscience.com/about-us/our-demonstrator-projects/177-12-days-of-science-at-christmas
This Comet Lovejoy -Image Credit & Copyright: Damian Peach: Comet Lovejoy, C/2014 Q2, is framed like a cosmic Christmas tree with starry decorations in this colorful telescopic portrait, snapped on December 16th.
Image of the Day: A Spectacular Meteor Streaking Through the Aurora Borealis
Meteor Streaking Through the Aurora Borealis! This is spectacular. I found this in the archives and don't know how I missed it when it came out. Never too late. Enjoy this masterpiece from Mother Nature. Image credit: Shannon Bileski of Signature Exposures captured this beautiful photograph at Patricia Beach in Canada.
Pluto mission: NASA's New Horizons 'phones home' - CNN.com
Members of the New Horizons team react to seeing the spacecraft's latest and sharpest image of Pluto before the closest approach later in the day on Tuesday, July 14, at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland. Women in the room!!
Yuri’s Night is the largest annual and global celebration of space exploration encompassed by humanity’s past, present, and future in space through scientific and technical achievements. Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world in hundreds of cities every April in commemoration of April 12, 1961, the day of Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin’s first manned spaceflight.