Tag: NASA

Aug 15, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About the Most Anticipated Solar Eclipse in US History

Everything You Need to Know About the Most Anticipated Solar Eclipse in US History

On August 21st, nearly 100 million Americans will be on the path or within 200 miles of a total solar eclipse

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Jul 12, 2017

That Story About the Million Dollar US Space Pen and Russian Pencil is BS

That Story About the Million Dollar US Space Pen and Russian Pencil is BS

Debunking an urban legend

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Jun 23, 2017

Picture of the Day: The Pale Blue Dot (Mars Edition)

Picture of the Day: The Pale Blue Dot (Mars Edition)

Using the most powerful telescope ever sent to Mars, NASA’s Reconnaissance Orbiter catches a view of the Curiosity rover on Mars’ surface

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Jun 14, 2017

Amazing Flyover of Jupiter Stitched from Photos Taken by the Juno Spacecraft

Amazing Flyover of Jupiter Stitched from Photos Taken by the Juno Spacecraft

In a truly collaborative effort, Sean Doran stitched photos taken by Juno, colorized by Gerald Eichstädt, with music from ‘Moonraker’ (added by Avi Solomon)

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May 9, 2017

The 33 Best Aurora Photos NASA Has Ever Featured

The 33 Best Aurora Photos NASA Has Ever Featured

Whether seen from the ground, up in the air, or even in space; auroras will never cease to amaze

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May 2, 2017

Picture of the Day: Launching Falcons

Picture of the Day: Launching Falcons

SpaceX conducted its first dedicated launch for the US National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) on Monday

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Apr 19, 2017

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA scientists have released new global maps of Earth at night, providing the clearest-yet views of the patterns of human settlements across our planet

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