Windows to New Worlds After 17 years of planning, fundraising, designing and building, the South Carolina State Museum’s new Windows To New Worlds project officially opens on Aug. 16. It includes a planetarium, 4D theater, observatory and an exciting and collaborative approach to education that can reach every school and give every student a chance to reach for the stars. 08/27/2014 - 10:56 am | View Link
Black Marble: Google Maps Now Lets You Explore The Earth At Night Earlier this year, NASA updated its iconic “Blue Marble” image of the Earth, and last week, it released the first version of the “Black Marble,” its image of the planet at night. We’ll still have to wait and see if the “Black Marble” will be ... 12/10/2012 - 8:38 am | View Link
The Black Marble: The Earth’s Iconic Image Gets a Nighttime Update If you have any conception of what the Earth looks like from space, it’s very likely thanks to the iconic “Blue Marble” photo snapped by the crew of the Apollo 17 in 1972. It’s a NASA classic, reproduced an incalculable number of times, showing the ... 12/7/2012 - 4:28 am | View Link
Black Marble: spectacular new images of Earth at night SCIENTISTS have unveiled a incredible new view of our planet at night, taken from the same angle as the iconic photo of Earth from space taken by Apollo 17 astronauts in 1972. The global composite image, titled "Black Marble", is constructed using cloud ... 12/6/2012 - 8:54 am | View Link
Black Marble: spectacular new images of Earth at night taken from the same angle as the iconic photo of Earth from space taken by Apollo 17 astronauts in 1972. The global composite image, titled "Black Marble", is constructed using cloud-free night images from a new NASA satellite, showing the glow of natural ... 12/6/2012 - 8:36 am | View Link
Spectacular Black Marble Images Show Earth in Darkness The Black Marble name is a riff on another famous NASA composite image called the Blue Marble, a detailed view of the Earth that's made up of thousands of images taken over the years, starting with the first in 1972 from Apollo 17. The iconic Blue Marble ... 12/5/2012 - 8:31 am | View Link
EarthSky Based in Austin, TX, the EarthSky team has a blast bringing you daily updates on your cosmos and world. We love your photos and welcome your news tips. 09/2/2014 - 10:05 am | View Website
TerraServer Downloads & Prints: TerraServer has assembled the largest variety of aerial photos, satellite images, and USGS topographic maps on the Internet. 09/2/2014 - 5:40 am | View Website
Denver Events and Entertainment Calendar | Westword Denver events and entertainment calendar with info on festivals, shows, and nightlife in Denver from Westword 09/2/2014 - 2:27 am | View Website
ISS HD Earth Viewing Experiment on USTREAM: ***QUICK NOTES ... ***QUICK NOTES ABOUT HDEV VIDEO*** Black Image = International Space Station (ISS) is on the night side of the Earth. No Audio = Normal. There is no audio by design. 09/2/2014 - 1:23 am | View Website
Astro Bob | Celestial happenings you can see from your own ... Don’t miss tonight’s sweet gathering of crescent moon and evening planets. Just look to the southwest in late twilight to spot the trio. Both Saturn and Mars ... 09/2/2014 - 1:08 am | View Website
If Republicans would actually like to reach out to minority and African American voters, they might want to tell the the likes of Rafael Cruz and his ilk to just stop talking, or at least anywhere where there's a camera nearby.
Here's the Rev. Rafael Cruz, wingnut and father of Sen.
Darren Wilson is among the most notorious men in the country. But almost no one has a good sense of what he looks like. The only publicly released photo of him came from his father—until a set of photos gleaned from public social media accounts appeared tonight. Read more