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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #15 on: April 11, 2016, 06:33:06 AM »
Northern lights.


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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #16 on: April 11, 2016, 03:30:56 PM »
Great stuff all... Wish I had something to contribute.

... but I did use that pollen picture in a past blog post:

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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #18 on: April 15, 2016, 09:58:06 PM »
Another image that makes my mind boggle.

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Mapping to Make Sense of Pluto

Today’s blog post is from Oliver White, a postdoctoral researcher in planetary science at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California. He studies the geomorphology and surface processes of planetary bodies in the outer solar system.



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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #19 on: April 16, 2016, 09:45:11 PM »
View of Alaska from the ISS.

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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #20 on: April 19, 2016, 07:54:31 PM »
Here's something you don't see everyday: Wringing out a wet towel in zero gravity.


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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #21 on: June 21, 2016, 04:49:52 PM »
I'm just a student of the game that they taught me.


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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #22 on: July 30, 2016, 03:22:44 AM »
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #23 on: July 30, 2016, 03:24:55 AM »

Yup!

But it ruins the old "joke:" "We all sprung from apes - but you did not spring far enough!"
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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #24 on: August 04, 2016, 12:57:13 PM »
I'm just a student of the game that they taught me.


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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #25 on: August 04, 2016, 01:03:26 PM »


Where's Gamera when you need him!?!?!
(glad they're all tiny)

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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #26 on: August 04, 2016, 03:47:31 PM »
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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #27 on: August 07, 2016, 01:27:28 AM »
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #28 on: August 07, 2016, 02:04:27 AM »
Inspired by Tank's offering some (too early in the morning) thoughts came to me about the "survival" of craters and that either the Martians ones are late or there has been a lot less "weathering" there than on eatth. Less weathering implies less weather there - far less atmophere for a very long time?

Then I looked for known craters on Earth and their ages.



There are probably traces of smaller ones as well.

Here's a map.

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Re: Science image dump
« Reply #29 on: August 07, 2016, 06:57:05 AM »
Two beautiful planets... Thanks Tank and Gloucester!