Mars and Jupiter’s retrograde orbits through Libra and Scorpius. This will occur during 2016 (made in Stellarium at x1,000,000 speed).

Mars and Jupiter’s retrograde orbits through Libra and Scorpius. This will occur during 2016 (made in Stellarium at x1,000,000 speed). Read more »

Tidal locking; the reason we only ever see one face of the moon.

Tidal locking; the reason we only ever see one face of the moon. Read more »

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event and crater formation [Part Two]

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event and crater formation [Part Two] Read more »

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event [Part One]

A laboratory simulation of a meteor impact event [Part One] Read more »

Over 4 years NASA captured a time lapse of the explosion of V838 Monocerotis, located about 20,000 light years away. The energy released by the red super giant sent dust surrounding the star in all directions.

(*4*) Over 4 years NASA captured a time lapse of the explosion of V838 Monocerotis, located about 20,000 light years away. The energy released by the red super giant... Read more »

Sun ejecting plasma

Sun ejecting plasma Read more »

Orion Capsule Launch Escape System

Orion Capsule Launch Escape System Read more »

Every asteroid discovered since 1980

Every asteroid discovered since 1980 Read more »

Gagarin’s cockpit video, can someone help me make it better?

Gagarin’s cockpit video, can someone help me make it much better? Read more »

Rosetta’s Approach of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Rosetta’s Approach of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Read more »