Tag Archive: astronomy


The aurora borealis over Portage Valley, south of Anchorage, Alaska, by photographer CJ Kale.

Aurora borealis over icebergs and a low wet wood fire, by photographer Bejamin.

The aurora borealis over Jökulsárlón lagoon, Iceland, by photographer Gheorghe Popa.

Aurora Borealis curtains over Finland by photographer Susan Mara.

The Arizona desert by photographer Charles L. Butterfield.

An arctic outhouse beneath northern lights in Levi, Finland, by photographer Juuso HD.

Finding Micro Meteorites

Tons of tiny meteorites fall to Earth every day, but are next to impossible to find once they land. At least, that’s what the science community thought. In this pilot episode of our “Trial & Error” experiment series, we go on a hunt for micrometeorites with the help of the amateur scientist who showed the world that they truly could be found.

Pic of the Day – 3/8/19

A nighttime rocket launch from Vandenburg AFB, 12/22/2017.

“Ancient Skies Ancient Trees,” a series by photographer Beth Moon.

“Ancient Skies Ancient Trees,” a series by photographer Beth Moon.

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