Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Repair or Replace

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2033/
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Auroras: 'Mind-blowing Every Time'


Ever wondered what auroras look like from space? via NASA https://ift.tt/2MK7og6

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Mendocino Complex Fire Shrouds California in Smoke


The largest fire in California's history, the Mendocino Complex, is still spewing clouds of smoke across the state. via NASA https://ift.tt/2vDktBt

Monday, August 13, 2018

Parker Solar Probe Launches to 'Touch the Sun'


A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket launches NASA's Parker Solar Probe on a mission to touch the Sun, on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 from Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. via NASA https://ift.tt/2P7ftNI

Word Puzzles

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2032/
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Friday, August 10, 2018

Parker Solar Probe Ready for Launch on Mission to the Sun


Inside the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket payload fairing on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, the Parker Solar is slated to launch at 3:33 a.m. EDT, Saturday, August 11. via NASA https://ift.tt/2B0VSvs

Pie Charts

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2031/
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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Mary Ross: A Hidden Figure


Who was Mary Ross? Another 'hidden figure,' a mathematician and engineer. via NASA https://ift.tt/2MkCU7G

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

40 Years Ago, Pioneer Venus Multiprobe Launched to Study the Cloud-Shrouded Planet Venus


40 Years Ago, Pioneer Venus Multiprobe Launched to Study the Cloud-Shrouded Planet Venus via NASA https://ift.tt/2AQbxOf

Voting Software

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2030/
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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

World of Change: Columbia Glacier, Alaska


The Columbia Glacier descends from an ice field 10,000 feet and into a narrow inlet that leads into Prince William Sound in southeastern Alaska. via NASA https://ift.tt/2M0mW2T

Monday, August 6, 2018

Disaster Movie

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2029/
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California Fires as Seen From the Space Station


The Earth, in all its majesty and its tragedy, is the subject of images taken aboard the International Space Station. This image of the Carr and Ferguson fires was captured from the station on August 3, 2018, by European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst. via NASA https://ift.tt/2ALEef1

Friday, August 3, 2018

A New Era in Spaceflight


The first U.S. astronauts who will fly on American-made commercial spacecraft, to and from the International Space Station, wave after being announced, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. via NASA https://ift.tt/2Mhe1q3

Complex Numbers

I found this interesting:

https://xkcd.com/2028/
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Thursday, August 2, 2018

The Future of Space Exploration


Administration Jim Bridenstine tours the inside of the Orion test crew capsule, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. via NASA https://ift.tt/2n4Pdqj