Whoa, pretty cool.
Whoa, pretty cool.
No cheating! Close your Google search tab.
Thanks to its closeness to Earth, the moon is up to 30% brighter than usual, making for some striking images.
One small step for mankind, one big batch of pictures to develop afterward.
Last night’s moon rose at its closest possible approach to Earth. Did you see the supermoon? Add your photo in the comments.
So fast. Much vroom. Wow.
Current emotion: MOON.
Not yet, anyway.
China’s spacecrafts were the first to land on the moon since 1976. Weibo loves drawing fan art of them.
On Saturday, China became the third country to explore space.
How do you like your cosmic latte?
The moon is really, really big.
But it hasn’t changed a bit.
It does WHAT on Uranus?!
Digital space artist Dana Berry is back with NASA to demonstrate how the LADEE spacecraft travels through space.
A few images to help to put the news of the day in perspective
The star of The Way, Way Back eats some Skittles and talks about his eclectic career.
The chunk of cheese in the sky was at its biggest and brightest this weekend. Did you remember to look up?
Conversely, perhaps the United States is way bigger. Obtuse geographical distances can be hard to wrap your mind around until something like this happens.
Many lives were lost while humanity endeavored to reach the stars. This memorial was placed on the surface of the moon in their memory.
Earth’s relationship status is set to “Complicated.” Forty years ago today, man left the moon’s surface for the last time.
[Insert butt pun here.]
For a man that didn’t talk that much, he said some pretty awesome stuff.
Neil Alden Armstrong has died at age 82. He was an astronaut, pilot, aerospace engineer, professor, and was the first person to set foot upon the Moon. His most famous words: “That’s one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind.”
Newt Gingrich Joins Jay Leno On The Tonight Show 7/18/2012 (via nbc.com)
Hello, “Melancholia.” I would be OK with dying this way. At least you’d get to see something amazing before gravity tore you apart.
Chart only goes up to 205 pounds, sorry.