If you were an amateur astronomer back then with access to just about any kind of telescope, there is only one answer to the title question (unless you were clouded out) – observing Jupiter. 505 more words
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Following last months release of “Comets” comes the faster paced, fuzzier “Coin Toss”. It’s jangly and in-your-face, yet remains poppy and melodically pleasing. Ladada is a genuine good time and I’m very excited for the self-titled debut EP to hit shelves on August 5th via Gold Robot Records. Listen to “Coin Toss” below.
From a press release of the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, July 17, 2014:
As ESA’s spacecraft Rosetta is slowly approaching its destination, Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko (see p. 360 more words
(Rotating view of comet 67P – Photo Credit: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team et al)
New pictures aquired by European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft have revealed that the probe’s target, comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, is not one but two objects joined together.
Our new images from the camera system OSIRIS on ESA’s spacecraft Rosetta shows that Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko has a spectacularly shaped nucleus! The nucleus consists of two large pieces with different shape, connected at a small contact surface. 364 more words