These mirrors will allow us to observe the birth of the...
In 2018, the James Webb Space Telescope will become one of the greatest tools in humanity's quest to understand the cosmos. Now, after eight years, the technology comprising the heart and soul of the telescope —
How to watch Saturday's Mars sky show online
The online Slooh Space Camera will broadcast a free, real-time feed of the event
The Nine Planets Solar System Tour
Information about each planet and moon in our solar system with many pictures, discussion of the history of its discovery, exploration, and physical characteristics. In addition to the planets, there are also pages about the Sun, many moons, and aste...
The Scale of the Universe 2 Will Blow Your Mind Once Again...
Like the Godfather, the second part of the interactive Scale of the Universe by Cary Huang is even better than the first one. Prettier, with more information, and smoother.
How Far Away is the Sun? Another Visualization.
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Earth may soon have a second sun
The red supergiant star Betelgeuse is getting ready to go supernova, and when it does Earth will have a front-row seat. The explosion will be so bright that Earth will briefly seem to have two suns in the sky. The star is located in the Orion constel...
NRAO Very Large Array
The Very Large Array, one of the world's premier astronomical radio observatories, consists of 27 radio antennas in a Y-shaped configuration on the Plains of San Agustin fifty miles west of Socorro, New Mexico. Each antenna is 25 meters ...
Metaphilm ::: Donnie Darko
n recent years, , directed by Richard Kelly, has become a cult classic. While most people who watch this twisted film will love it, few will understand the intricate, multi-layered timeline residing within. But if you analyze the film, you will notic...
Celestial Stunner: Venus to Cross Face of Sun This Year
The next such occurrence will be in 2117.