10 03, 2015

Dusty Galaxy, Home to an Exploding Star: NASA Image of the Day

By | 2016-11-03T10:49:13+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Science & Space|

Fun fact: Dusty Galaxy was actually my stripper name back in the 70s. I kid of course, I had a completely different stripper name. Anyhoo...space. I absolutely love these images. Exploding stars from long ago and galaxies that look like a giant crack in reality, this just confirms two things [...]

3 03, 2015

The Enterprise Meets the Enterprise Crew: NASA Image of the Day

By | 2016-11-03T10:49:47+00:00 March 3rd, 2015|Science & Space|

As we know Leonard Nimoy passed away last week and to remember him NASA has released several images. This one from 1976 shows the cast of Star Trek witnessing the roll out of the shuttle named after the iconic ship from the series. The shuttle Enterprise was a prototype and [...]

10 02, 2015

Hubble’s View of the Polar Ring of Arp 230: NASA Image of the Day

By | 2016-11-03T10:51:09+00:00 February 10th, 2015|Science & Space|

Here we have a clear and distinct image of the Star Child on his way from Europa. No, that's silly. It's really the cosmic cocoon of Adam Warlock obviously. Anyone can see that. In reality it is Arp 230 a galaxy of strange shape and part of the "Atlas of [...]

3 02, 2015

Rocky Mountain National Park Viewed From the ISS: NASA Image of the Day

By | 2016-11-03T10:51:28+00:00 February 3rd, 2015|Science & Space|

I live in Colorado, not too far from Rocky Mountain National Park. It is one of the beautiful places you will visit on this Earth. Who knew it looked really cool from space too? Colorado is wonderful from all angles. Rocky Mountain National Park Viewed From the International Space Station [...]

12 01, 2015

Hubble’s Panoramic View of the Andromeda Galaxy: NASA Image of the Day

By | 2016-11-03T10:52:23+00:00 January 12th, 2015|Science & Space|

This is gorgeous. Not much more to say about this other than that. Hubble is awesome. The largest NASA Hubble Space Telescope image ever assembled, this sweeping bird’s-eye view of a portion of the Andromeda galaxy (M31) is the sharpest large composite image ever taken of our galactic next-door neighbor. [...]

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