Tag: cosmos

Mar 16, 2021

In 2008, a Japanese Orbiter Captured this ‘Earth-Rise’ from the Far Side of the Moon

In 2008, a Japanese Orbiter Captured this ‘Earth-Rise’ from the Far Side of the Moon

Can you imagine being an astronaut on the Moon and witnessing this?

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Feb 23, 2021

Just Actual Footage of Humans Landing Machines on Other Planets, NBD

Just Actual Footage of Humans Landing Machines on Other Planets, NBD

NASA released footage of Perseverance Rover’s descent and touchdown on Mars and it’s amazing

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Feb 18, 2021

This is NASA’s Perseverance Rover’s First Image from Mars

NASA/JPL-Caltech

The first image NASA’s Perseverance rover sent back after touching down on Mars on Feb. 18, 2021

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Feb 2, 2021

SpaceX is Launching the World’s First All-Civilian Mission to Space

SpaceX is Launching the World’s First All-Civilian Mission to Space

And you could be one of them

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Nov 4, 2020

There are 10 Million Stars in this Photo

Click image to see zoomable version

Yes it’s zoomable

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Oct 22, 2020

NASA Landed a Spacecraft on an Asteroid 200 Million Miles Away and Got It on Video

NASA Landed a Spacecraft on an Asteroid 200 Million Miles Away and Got It on Video

The ancient asteroid offers scientists a window into the early solar system as it was first taking shape billions of years ago

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Jul 20, 2020

Jaw Dropping Footage from Mars Rovers Rendered in Stunning 4K

Jaw Dropping Footage from Mars Rovers Rendered in Stunning 4K

It’s incredible to think we can see actual Martian footage in 4K from any Internet-connected device

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Jul 8, 2020

How the Ancient Greeks Figured Out the Earth wasn’t Flat (and solved the circumference too)

How the Ancient Greeks Figured Out the Earth wasn’t Flat (and solved the circumference too)

Carl Sagan explains how the ancient Greeks knew the Earth was round and calculated its circumference over 2,000 years ago.

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Jun 15, 2020

This is What a Sunset on Earth Looks Like From Space

This is What a Sunset on Earth Looks Like From Space

Photo by ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst

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Dec 10, 2019

The Death of a Star: Tycho Supernova

The Death of a Star: Tycho Supernova

In 1572, Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe was among those who noticed a new bright object in the constellation Cassiopeia

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