Event: Public Stargazing

Event: Public Stargazing

From Gallery: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events

When: Friday October 3, 2014 at 7:30 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, Saturn, Neptune, the Moon, and more. Read about it....
  • By: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events
  • On: Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:05:24 EST

One More Absolutely Amazing Timelapse from the International Space Station

From Gallery: Universe Today

We’ve featured several timelapse compilations of footage and imagery taken from the International Space Station (like here, here and here) but this one put together by Phil Selmes is great in that it also includes footage *of* the ISS, as shot by the astronauts on the space shuttle as well as actual space to ground […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:20:39 +0000

NASA Launches Student Contest for 3D-Printed Astronaut Tools

From Gallery: SPACE.com

You don't have to become an astronaut to use the International Space Station's new 3D printer.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:28:52 EDT

Futuristic Skintight Spacesuits May Shrink-Wrap Astronauts

From Gallery: SPACE.com

The spacesuits of the future might be totally alien-looking. Instead of the bulky spacesuits that astronauts wear today, a group of MIT researchers want to "shrink-wrap" the spaceflyers of tomorrow.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:05:07 EDT

'Star Wars: Rebels': Nuances Added For Today's Kids | Video

From Gallery: SPACE.com

'Rebels' tells the backstory of the Rebel Alliance featured in the original movies. Supervising Director Dave Filoni, who says he learned the ways of the Force from Master George Lucas, 'modernized' the show to appeal to today's youth.
  • By: SPACE.com
  • On: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:42:34 EDT

Our Complete Guide to the October 8th “Hunter’s Moon” Total Lunar Eclipse

From Gallery: Universe Today

October 2014 means eclipse season 2 of 2 for the year is upon us. Don’t fear the ‘Blood Moon’ that’s currently infecting the web, but if you find yourself on the correct moonward facing hemisphere of the planet, do get out and observe the total lunar eclipse coming right up on the morning of Wednesday, […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:10:46 +0000

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