Visualisation of Asteroid Discoveries from 1980-2010

This animation by the National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center shows a beautiful view of the past 30 years of asteroid discoveries. As the years pass by, the numbers grow, and the patterns unfold. Key: New Discoveries are briefly highlighted in White Earth Crossers are Red Earth Approachers are Yellow All Others are Green From 8959 to 530091 in 30 years.Continue reading “Visualisation of Asteroid Discoveries from 1980-2010”

Red Bull Stratos Project

http://www.youtube-nocookie.com/v/zfO7lXM9_hU&hl=en_US&fs=1&rel=0&hd=1 via youtube.com Red Bull are at it again. How do you top something like the Project X: Shaun White’s Secret Halfpipe. You drop a man from the stratosphere in a pressurised suit. Obviously. Blurb below: “The Red Bull Stratos science team has unveiled the first space suit ever to be produced by David ClarkContinue reading “Red Bull Stratos Project”