Tag: earth

Nov 22, 2018

An Infinity Earth Puzzle With No Edges or Fixed Shape (12 Photos)

Puzzle by Nervous System

A 442-piece, infinitely configurable puzzle based on photographs from NASA’s Earth Observatory

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Nov 21, 2018

A Real Time 4K Journey Around Earth from Orbit

A Real Time 4K Journey Around Earth from Orbit

It takes the ISS 92 minutes and 39 seconds to orbit the Earth

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Oct 29, 2018

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

If The Earth were shrunk down to the size of a tennis ball, how big would the universe be?

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Sep 13, 2018

Hurricane Florence Looks Terrifying from Space (11 Photos)

Hurricane Florence Looks Terrifying from Space (11 Photos)

At roughly 400 miles/640 km in diameter, Hurricane Florence is downright scary

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Aug 1, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

The GOES-17 satellite took this snapshot from an equatorial vantage point approx. 22,300 miles above the surface

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Mar 12, 2018

SpaceX Releases Official Falcon Heavy and Starman Launch Video

SpaceX Releases Official Falcon Heavy and Starman Launch Video

One guess what the music soundtrack was

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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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Dec 3, 2017

Picture of the Day: Earth Crescent, 1967

Picture of the Day: Earth Crescent, 1967

Photo taken November 9, 1967; 10,000 miles from Earth

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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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Jan 26, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

“That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.” – Carl Sagan

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