Miguel CHEVALIER Dear World… Yours, Cambridge At the occasion of a fundraising campaign organized by the University of Cambridge in King’s College Chapel on 17th October 2015, Artichoke invited the artist Miguel Chevalier to create a series of immersive projections to accompany the speeches of renowned professors and alumni including Sir Ian McKellen, Professor Chistopher […]
How To Go To Space (with XKCD!) Do you want to go to space? Do you want to learn about bending computers and boxes that make clothes smell better and sky boats with turning wings? Then point your pointer here and press down: http://www.hudsonbooksellers.com/thingexplainer
Astronaut Tips: How to Wash Your Hair in Space – by VideoFromSpace NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg shows how she washes her long hair in space while living in weightlessness on the International Space Station. Hint: No rinse shampoo is a must. See more: https://youtu.be/kOIj7AgonHM
Alexander Gerst’s Earth timelapses – by European Space Agency, ESA Watch Earth roll by through the perspective of ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst in this six-minute timelapse video from space. Combining 12 500 images taken by Alexander during his six-month Blue Dot mission on the International Space Station this Ultra High Definition video shows the best our […]
Aurora, Northern Lights, Flyover in HD, International Space Station – by Selmesfilms Aurora australis and aurora borealis (northern lights) as viewed from the International Space Station. Auroras are caused by charged particles entering the atmosphere from above causing ionisation and excitation of atmospheric constituents as they collide with the earth’s magnetic field. This video was compiled […]
UK 24 – by NATS Following the success of our two data visualisations – Europe 24 and North Atlantic Skies – we’ve taken a lot of time to think about where to go next – it’s been a typical case of ‘difficult second album syndrome’. Both Europe 24 and North Atlantic Skies were designed to […]
Philae Lander has sent it’s first image back from the 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko comet.
Astronaut – A journey to space – by Guillaume JUIN What does astronaut see from up there? From the red soil of africa, the blue water of oceans, to the green lights of the poles and yellow light of human activity, discover, throught this journey to space, something astoundingly beautiful and strange at the same […]
International Space Station commander Chris Hadfield soaks a washcloth, gives it a twist, and…well, you’ll see.
Here are just a few photos from the awesome NASA Goddard Photosteam. See the entire gallery set in full quality at their Flickr page: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/
Source: Space.com by Elizabeth Howell Astronomers have discovered what may be the most massive black hole ever known in a small galaxy about 250 million light-years from Earth, scientists say. The supermassive black hole has a mass equivalent to 17 billion suns and is located inside the galaxy NGC 1277 in the constellation Perseus. It […]