June 21, 2024
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Transits are great, but… | The planetary society

The latest Planetary Report is here. He March Equinox Edition of our quarterly member magazine covers solar eclipses, including the total solar eclipse that will pass over North America on April 8. You'll read about why solar eclipses are a rare phenomenon in the cosmic context, the science they enable, how to best enjoy them,

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This week, out of the world: using microgravity to research bacteria and cancer, an incredible close-up of the Sun and much more…

 This is where you can donate to help Ukrainian refugees and war victims.…  …and here is (a) place where you can donate to help the children in Afghanistan, trapped under the Taliban regime.       Choose podcasts: 219: Breaking Models with Dr. Merrison — Spacepod (listentospacepod.com) From the video store: China launches ambitious mission to

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Harmonia City – Part 5 of Andrey Maximov's Martian Sketches

Environmental conceptual artist. Andrey Maximov of Armenia has created an impressive set of works of art called martian sketches depicting a “routine” trip to Mars in 2089. So far he has published 30 pages of those sketches. As the artist describes them: “This series is like the sketches of the route of a member of

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Large dust storms on Mars

Two 2001 images taken by the Mars Orbiter Camera on NASA's Mars Global Surveyor orbiter show a dramatic change in the planet's appearance as haze kicked up by dust storm activity in the south became distributed globally. On the left, an image from late June 2001 shows clear conditions over much of the planet, with

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You can imagine? | The planetary society

NASA is pursuing six wacky new concepts. The agency's Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program has selected six conceptual studies for additional funding and development. These visionary projects aim to revolutionize aspects of space exploration and utilization. They include a propulsion system that uses plasma packets generated by fission to propel, a mega constellation of autonomous

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This week, outside the world: China's space plane does military things in space, a private space debris inspection probe gets up close and personal with a derelict object in orbit, and much more…

  This is where you can donate to help Ukrainian refugees and war victims.…  …and here is (a) place where you can donate to help the children in Afghanistan, trapped under the Taliban regime.       Choose podcasts:   PROPAGANDA From the video store: A private space debris inspection probe closely detects a discarded rocket in

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'For All Mankind' Season 4 Reveals Expanding First Human Base on Mars

On September 13, Apple TV+ released the first preview of season 4 of For all humanity Alternative history science fiction television series. The teaser is in the form of a recruitment advertisement for Helios Aerospace and reveals in season 4 of the show the company acts as a private operator and transport provider for international

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Signs from the Heavens year 6.3-2024 – 3rd quarter – TPS – English

The third causal impulse of the annual cycle, the june solstice (June 20, 2024 h. 8:52 pm UTC), see the primary Earth-Sun Direction (the disciple-Humanity And the soul-Hierarchy in the center) activate the Capricorn-Cancer Axis, the Summit and the Valley, the Gate of the gods and the Men's Gate. Capricorn-Cancer Polarity – Adriano N. At

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Globular cluster NGC 3201 | Earth Blog

This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope reveals a glowing, ancient globular cluster called NGC 3201, a gathering of hundreds of thousands of stars bound together by gravity. NGC 3201 was discovered in 1826 by Scottish astronomer James Dunlop, who described it as a “quite large and quite bright” object that becomes “rather irregular”

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Space superlatives | The planetary society

Exo! Exo! Read all about them! He latest issue of The Planetary Report These are exoplanets, the diverse and intriguing worlds that orbit other stars. Read about the latest in the search for Earth-like worlds, learn about some superlative exoplanets, see exoplanet artwork created by members, and much more. Pictured: Artist's impression of the exoplanet

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