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Sky Shorts: A Chance To See The Blood Moon

Sky Shorts: A Chance To See The Blood Moon

But later the crew and officials on the ground agreed it a lot more most likely was triggered by a gigantic burst of static electrical energy generated as the 363-foot Saturn 5 rocket sped upward by means of the clouds. Some newbies to the hobby of astronomy may well find setting up and working with an equatorial mount tricky and that’s where the Dobsonian comes in. These telescopes give the capabilities of a reflector devoid of the complexities an equatorial…

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Iapetus, 350 Years Later, Remains Our Most Misunderstood Moon

Iapetus, 350 Years Later, Remains Our Most Misunderstood Moon

It was an early demonstration of digital fly-by-wire technology that is applied in modern passenger jets and military aircraft. It succeeded, but there was no lengthy-term plan to create a sustainable human presence there. This image of the parachute that helped deliver NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover to the Martian surface was taken by the rover’s Mastcam-Z instrument in April. Astronaut Charlie M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, is photographed collecting lunar samples during…

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