Event: Public Stargazing

Event: Public Stargazing

From Gallery: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events

When: Friday October 24, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Welcome to the Frosty Drew Observatory Public Stargazing Night! Tonight we will open the Sky Theatre and Observatory at 7:30 with views of Mars, Neptune, Uranus, and more. Read about it....
  • By: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events
  • On: Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:08:52 EST

Google Exec hands Silicon Valley the Stratospheric Jump Record

From Gallery: Universe Today

  Just a little over two years since Felix Baumgartner broke USAF Colonel Joseph Kittinger’s stratospheric jump record, Alan Eustace from Google has independently smashed the high altitude skydiving record again. This brings home to Silicon Valley a record that might stand for a while. Eustace took a minimalist approach to the jump. His setup […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:58:04 +0000

Skydiver Goes Supersonic in Record-Breaking 'Near-Space Dive'

From Gallery: SPACE.com

In a harrowing plunge from the stratosphere, a Google executive broke the world record for the highest-altitude skydive today (Oct. 24).
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:09:58 EDT

Record-Breaking Supersonic Skydive from 'Near-Space' in Photos

From Gallery: SPACE.com

On Oct. 24, 2014, skydiver Alan Eustace set a new record for the highest near-space jump from the stratosphere as part of a feat performed with the Stratospheric Explorer (StratEx) team and the Paragon Space Development Corporation. See photos and video.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:56:01 EDT

'Ambition': Rosetta Inspired Sci-Fi Short - Behind The Scenes Video

From Gallery: SPACE.com

Take a look at how the stunning comet mission inspired and futuristic world-building film got off the ground. The Game of Thrones' Aiden Gillen stars in the short film.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:56:18 EDT

Record-Breaking Near-Space Dive Leaps from 135,000 Feet | Video

From Gallery: SPACE.com

Alan Eustace dove from a high-altitude balloon soaring at approximately 135,000 feet. Felix Baumgartner held the record at 128,000 feet.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:27:07 EDT

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