Tag: the sun

Jan 28, 2018

Natural Extension

Natural Extension

A beam of light shines perfectly on Edward Hopper’s famous painting, ‘Nighthawks’

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Jan 24, 2018

Mind-Boggling Visual Compares Our Sun to the Biggest Known Stars in the Universe

Mind-Boggling Visual Compares Our Sun to the Biggest Known Stars in the Universe

Just when you think it’s going to stop, they keep getting bigger. Earth for scale.

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Aug 25, 2017

Smarter Every Day Got Amazing Footage of the ISS Transiting the Sun During the Eclipse

Smarter Every Day Got Amazing Footage of the ISS Transiting the Sun During the Eclipse

Multiple levels of awesome all at once

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Aug 22, 2017

This Satellite Imagery of the 2017 Solar Eclipse is Amazing

This Satellite Imagery of the 2017 Solar Eclipse is Amazing

This is what the path of totality looked like from above

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Aug 21, 2017

NASA Has Already Released An Epic Gallery of Eclipse Photos Including an ISS Photobomb

NASA Has Already Released An Epic Gallery of Eclipse Photos Including an ISS Photobomb

In case you missed it or didn’t have proper eye wear!

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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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Mar 2, 2017

Carl Sagan Explains How Eratosthenes Knew the Earth Was Curved Over 2,200 Years Ago

Carl Sagan Explains How Eratosthenes Knew the Earth Was Curved Over 2,200 Years Ago

In this excerpt from episode 1 of Carl Sagan’s ‘Cosmos’, he explains how the Greek scholar, Eratosthenes, knew the Earth was curved over 2,200 years ago

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