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Bolshoi Simulation | Movie Bolshoi Simulation | Movie Bolshoi Movies Bolshoi Simulation Galaxies in Observed and Simulated Universes. Populating DM Halos with Galaxies How typical are the Milky Way Satellites? How typical are the Milky Way Satellites? Version2 The Formation of the Milky Way and its Neighbors.
UFO files | Newly released files from The National Archives The final tranche of UFO files released by The National Archives contain a wide range of UFO-related documents, drawings, letters, and photos and parliamentary questions covering the final two years of the Ministry of Defence's UFO Desk (from late 2007 until November 2009). Discover the reasons behind the closure of the UFO desk, the handling of the largest number of UFO sighting reports received in 30 years and the disclosure campaign for ‘the truth’, which was sparked by the closure of the UFO Desk. Start by reading our highlights guide (PDF, 363kb) to help navigate your way through the files. Previous file releases The National Archives holds other UFO files that have already been released by the Ministry of Defence. You can download these in PDF format for a small fee.

UFO files | Newly released files from The National Archives

Edge of Space {Ep.43} - Άκρα του Σύμπαντος (χωρίς)
Cosmos ISS

Description 3D simulation of the Solar System and night sky in real time - the Sun, planets, dwarf planets, comets, stars and constellations. - Heliocentric view with real-time positions of planets and planetary orbits - Schematic and realistic sizes of the planets and distances between them - Movement of the planets in time to see how they move in relation to each other - Virtual Orrery - Planetary exploration with info texts and additional views such as structure - Dwarf planets (Pluto, Ceres, Haumea, Makemake. Eris) and their orbits - Comets (Siding Spring, Lovejoy 2013, Lovejoy 2011, Panstarrs, ISON, Halley) - positions and trajectories - Stars and constellation of the night sky as viewed from a given location - Changes in the night sky during night, month and year - Searching of the stars and constellation, ecliptic line, grid lines and more

Interactive 3D model of Solar System Planets and Night Sky

Interactive 3D model of Solar System Planets and Night Sky

International Astronomical Union | IAU
Recent Scenes from Antarctica - Alan Taylor - In Focus Recent Scenes from Antarctica - Alan Taylor - In Focus Winter is coming back to Antarctica and, after a busy season for both scientists and tourists, most researchers stationed there have traveled north for the season. Among them were a Russian team that recently came within 30 meters of drilling into Lake Vostok -- a subglacial lake some 4,000 meters below the surface of the ice -- and the crew of the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, who have been burying a massive array of detectors deep in the ice. (They placed their final detector in December.) Gathered here are recent images of Antarctica, its environment, and some of the scientific work taking place there. [47 photos]
Bioluminescence and Weather Phenomena | Phil Hart - Astronomy, Photography and Peak Oil
Ride an SRB video into space
Superfluid in Neutron Star's Core Superfluid in Neutron Star's Core This composite image shows a beautiful X-ray and optical view of Cassiopeia A (Cas A), a supernova remnant located in our Galaxy about 11,000 light years away. These are the remains of a massive star that exploded about 330 years ago, as measured in Earth's time frame. Superfluid in Neutron Star's Core
Chandra :: Resources :: Neutron Stars (Illustrations) Chandra :: Resources :: Neutron Stars (Illustrations) 12. Still Illustrations of White Dwarf Gravitational Wave MergerTwo white dwarf stars, orbiting each other in a death grip and destined to merge, may be flooding space right now with gravitational waves. These waves are ripples in space-time predicted by Einstein but never detected directly. Einstein predicted that accelerating, massive objects emit gravitational waves, which propagate through space at light speed. A passing wave will cause the Earth, Moon and all matter to bob, like a buoy on the ocean, subtly altering the distance between them. (Credit: GSFC/D.Berry)
quark star
IceCube Blog IceCube Blog A guest blog post from Professor James Madsen about a talk he heard at the April American Physical Society meeting: At the recent April Meeting of the American Physical Society in Atlanta, I heard three talks that examined different perspectives on the report of neutrinos that travel faster than light. This story received tremendous coverage from the popular media. Many colleagues recounted being questioned about neutrinos from a wide range of acquaintances. It certainly generated a lot of interest in a field that involves concepts that have few everyday analogs, and so is difficult to convey in a short article.
Diagram of the Hubble Space Telescope, 1981
Building the Digital Optical Module (DOM)
COUNTDOWN TO PLUTO: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on Pluto. Officials say the encounter begins less than a year from now. Although Pluto has been demoted from planethood by a small group of professional astronomers, it is still a sizable world, some 5000 miles around the equator with a system of moons and perhaps even rings. New Horizons is heading for one of the most exciting planetary flybys of the Space Age. Get the full story and a video from Science@NASA. SMALLEST FULL MOON OF THE YEAR: Can you see the difference? -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids



Los Cielos de América
NASA | STEREO reveals the Entire Sun
The Supercomputer Supernova
LROC Image Browser
Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera The 16th LROC Planetary Data System release includes images acquired between 2013-06-16 to 2013-09-15. This release contains 69,168 EDR images - totaling 7.9 TB, and 69,168 CDR images - totaling 16 TB. An additional 48 NAC Digital Terrain Models (DTM) and 7 NAC Region Of Interest (ROI) mosaics were also released as part our this LROC RDR volume, making a total of 171 NAC DTMs and 100 NAC ROI mosaics released to date. Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera
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Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2005 March 28 A Tether in Space Credit: TSS-1, STS-46 Crew, NASA 2005 March 28 - A Tether in Space
Captain's Log November 12, 2013 Four months ago, our cameras on Cassini were commanded to execute a routine imaging sequence during an event that was anything but routine.

Official Source of Cassini images of Saturn, its rings & moons


For information about NASA's Curiosity mission, visit: and Follow the Curiosity rover on Twitter (@MarsCuriosity) and Facebook FAQsGet answers to some of the most common questions about Curiosity: Mission name: Mars Science Laboratory Rover name: Curiosity rover Size: About the size of a car -- 10 feet long (not including the arm), 9 feet wide and 7 feet tall!
Titan flash v.12
Herschel Space Observatory
News Blog - Mike Lynch's "Exploding" Telescope
Pillow Astronaut
NASA-engineered collision spills new Moon secrets
Computer Physics Lab
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