What the Earth’s rotation is like during the Winter and Summer Solstice (X-post from /r/educationalgifs)

What the Earth’s rotation is like during the Winter and Summer Solstice (X-post from /r/educationalgifs) Read more »

Impact crater data analysis of Ryugu asteroid illuminates complicated geological history

IMAGE: Figure 1: Size and area of craters on Ryugu (Figure from the Journal paper): The craters are numbered in order of size. view more  Credit: Kobe University Analysis of... Read more »

Falcon 9 First Stage Landing | From Helicopter

Falcon 9 First Stage Landing | From Helicopter Read more »

A climate model developed by ISGlobal provides long-term predictions of ‘El Niño’ events

Although a number of functional climate designs are capable of forecasting El Niño events, they cannot carry out long-term anticipates over half a year beforehand. Now, a group from... Read more »

The ISS flying in front of the moon (X-post from /r/Gifs)

The ISS flying in front of the moon (X-post from /r/Gifs) Read more »

The lunar cycle drives the nightjar’s migration

GPS tracking information exposes that the foraging activity of the European nightjar more than doubles throughout moon-lit nights, and the birds then move at the same time about 10... Read more »

This is how astronauts sleep in zero gravity

This is how astronauts sleep in zero gravity Read more »

Sunlight degrades polystyrene much faster than expected

Polystyrene continues the environment for centuries, according to some worldwide governmental firms. This quote is based upon the quantity of time needed for microorganisms to break down the plastic.... Read more »

“Jupiter and Io timelapse from my backyard with my DSLR [OC]” (X-post from /r/Gifs)

“Jupiter and Io timelapse from my backyard with my DSLR [OC]” (X-post from /r/Gifs) Read more »

Closeup of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 first stage landing

Closeup of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 first stage landing Read more »