Have you ever wanted to build the Kepler satellite? What about the current crowd favorite, the International Sun Earth Explorer-3 (ISEE-3)? Or maybe you appreciate textures and just want to touch things, such as the moon’s surface, space shuttle flight panels (with switches), or the surface of Chiron. 368 more words
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Tel Aviv designer Nir Meiri has produced a lamp with two circular diffusers that every single look like a glowing complete moon (+ slideshow).
Nir Meiri made the 2 Moons lamp after a trip into the Israeli desert. 23 more words
(A false-colour close-up view of Triton – Photo Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech)
25 years ago, in the summer of 1989, NASA’s Voyager 2 became the first, and only, spacecraft to visit the Neptune system, providing Earth with its first ever glimpse of the gas giant and its moon Triton. 333 more words