SpaceX Dragon capsule now on its way to International Space Station after Tuesday’s successful liftoff via Falcon 9 rocket. Rendezvous set for Friday morning.
People traveling in airplanes often see glories. The sun has to be behind your head. You’ll see the plane’s shadow cast on a cloud, surrounded by a halo of light.
The average U.S. student has played roughly 10,000 hours of games by the end of high school – only a little less time than the hours spent in school.
Dates for the sun’s entry into each sign of the Zodiac (and corresponding ecliptic longitude) for the year 2015.
Who do you see? Take a couple of minutes to have some fun. Video from the guys at AsapSCIENCE.
Burmese pythons were imported to Florida as pets. Now tens of thousands of them are in the wild and they’re eating … everything. New York Times video.
No matter what the weather where you are, enjoy these photos from EarthSky friends on Facebook and G+.
The world’s largest particle smasher restarted Sunday after a two-year upgrade.
John Burroughs, one of the first naturalists, was the first to say, “I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.”