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ASTR 1230, Whittle [Fall 2009]. Lecture Notes. Last modified September 2008 by rwo Text copyright © 1998-2008 Robert W. O'Connell. All rights reserved. Opening fisheye lens picture of comet Hale-Bopp and night sky from Ujue, Spain, April 1997, copyright © J. C. ‪NASA - Methane engine test fire‬‏

Cupolaview_iss14.jpg (JPEG Image, 900x600 pixels) - Scaled (87. Earth View. Teidesky_casado_3000.jpg (JPEG Image, 3000x1043 pixels) - Scaled (42. Space Shuttle Discovery - 360VR Images. The-Observable-Universe.jpg (JPEG Image, 3850x1925 pixels) - Scaled (27%)

Photopic Sky Survey. Armstrong.jpg (JPEG Image, 2560x1024 pixels) - Scaled (48%) 46 Fabulous Photos of Endeavour’s Last Ever Spacewalk. May 27th, 2011: the last spacewalk for NASA’s Endeavour astronauts.

46 Fabulous Photos of Endeavour’s Last Ever Spacewalk

Here, a fish-eye lens attached to an electronic still camera was used to capture this image of NASA astronaut Michael Fincke (top center) during the mission’s fourth session of extravehicular activity (EVA) as construction and maintenance continued on the International Space Station. Photo #1 by NASA. Stellarium. 5. Apollo 11 - 1960s.jpg (JPEG Image, 3072x2049 pixels) - Scaled (27%) 8 Wonders of the Solar System, Made Interactive. Launch_vernacotola_s.jpg (JPEG Image, 1000x761 pixels) - Scaled (75. Greatredspot.jpg (JPEG Image, 1825x1190 pixels) - Scaled (47%)

Mozilla Firefox. Eclipse_final_med.jpg (JPEG Image, 2200x1402 pixels) - Scaled (40%) Chromoscope - View the Universe in different wavelengths. MilkyWayObservers_tafreshi1100.jpg (JPEG Image, 1103x600 pixels) Most Amazing Time Lapse Video of Milky Way Ever Made. Seriously.

It is amazing how powerfully beautiful nuature and how all the atoms and molecules can line up to create something so wonderful! Impressive. I'd love to go to somewhere you can see the sky so clearly! – mattwilson

Heavy Boots. Editorial note: I received this as an email from a friend who got it from a friend who ...

Heavy Boots

I do not know who the original author is, but I do believe this to be true. Who could possibly make it up? Heavy Boots About 6-7 years ago, I was in a philosophy class at the University of Wisconsin, Madison (good science/engineering school) and the teaching assistant was explaining Descartes. He was trying to show how things don't always happen the way we think they will and explained that, while a pen always falls when you drop it on Earth, it would just float away if you let go of it on the Moon. 3D Space Scene HD Wallpapers. Module E : Space Science : Life's Little Mysteries - A Daily Investigation of the World Around You. Shuttle-Endeavour-sts130-nuit.jpg from Interactive 3D model of Solar System Planets and Night Sky. Orrery_2006.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object)

Space143-gemini-lagoon-nebula_35320_600x450.jpg (JPEG Image, 600x371 pixels) 2011 May 7 - Dawn of the Planets. Discover the cosmos!

2011 May 7 - Dawn of the Planets

Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2011 May 7 Dawn of the Planets Image Credit & Copyright: Luis Argerich Explanation: This month, four of the five naked-eyeplanets gather along the eastern horizon near dawn. Is the Universe a Holographic Reality? The Universe as a Hologram by Michael Talbot Does Objective Reality Exist, or is the Universe a Phantasm?

Is the Universe a Holographic Reality?

In 1982 a remarkable event took place.