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Rare spinnin Disk of Ice found

Rare spinnin Disk of Ice found 1

An extremely rare weather phenomenon, a spinning disk of ice found by retired engineer George Loegering, in the Sheyenne River, North Dakota.   Watch the video…

The beauty of Saturn rings

Rings1aThe rings of Saturn are the most extensive planetary ring system of any planet in the Solar System. They consist of countless small particles, ranging in size from micrometres to metres, that form clumps that in turn orbit about Saturn.

By |February 19, 2011|Astronomy|

Slender Moon and Basilica of Superga

Slender Moon

In early December 2010, I carefully planned to capture a “close” encounter between the slender old Moon and the Basilica of Superga, perched high on a hill just outside of Turin, Italy.  Photographer: Stefano De Rosa