Astronomy Picture of the Day

Astronomy Picture of the Day

Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2011 November 8 Jumping Sundogs Over Thunderclouds Image Credit: abrigatti, YouTube Explanation:...
Astronomy Picture of the Day

3D Journey: The Known Universe

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17jymDn0W6UVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Known Universe by AMNH (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17jymDn0W6U) The Known Universe takes viewers from the Himalayas through our atmosphere and the inky black...
Astronomy Picture of the Day

Timelapse: A Satellite’s Trip Around the World

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74mhQyuyELQVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: What does it feel like to fly over planet Earth? (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74mhQyuyELQ) A time-lapse taken from the front of the International Space Station as...