ikenbot: Enchanting Aurora by Kwon O Chul Aurora is an amazing art performance of nature. This collection of time-lapse videos is an enchanting record of the northern lights. The sequences are made during September 2011 in Yellowknife, northern Canada.
theatlanticvideo: A Gorgeous Time-Lapse of Lighting Storms Over Africa From Space This time-lapse shot from the International Space Station reveals the Milky Way as storms illuminate Africa below. The video is courtesy of the Crew Earth Observations group at NASA Johnson Space Center.
Russia and NASA plan to COLONISE the Moon
itsfullofstars: ‘We want to do more than just step on it’ Russian, American and European space agencies are in talks to create a human colony on the moon, according to Russian news source Rianovosti. Russia wants to build either a space base on the surface of the Moon itself or a space station that closely orbits the heavenly body – and has planned talks with NASA and the European Space...
DiscoveryNews: Why Does Our Universe Have Three... →
discoverynews: Why does our universe look the way it does? In particular, why do we only experience three spatial dimensions in our universe, when superstring theory, for instance, claims that there are ten dimensions — nine spatial dimensions and a tenth dimension of time? Japanese scientists think they may have an explanation for how a three-dimensional universe emerged from the...
BBC viewer and amateur astronomer discovers new...
itsfullofstars: The public push initiated on BBC Two’s Stargazing Live series to find planets beyond our Solar System has had an immediate result. A viewer who answered the call has helped spot a world that appears to be circling a star dubbed SPH10066540. The planet is described as being similar in size to our Neptune and circles its parent every 90 days. Chris Holmes from Peterborough found...