Earth

Earth time-lapse 2015

Earth time-lapse, International Space Station

Earth time-lapse 2015, International Space Station fly over…

“Humanity must rise above the Earth, to the top of the atmosphere and beyond.

For only then we will understand the world in which we live.”    -Socrates (470 – 399 BC)

By |February 25, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , , |

Earth’s core has a core!

Earth’s core has a core

Researchers have found that the Earth’s inner core, has a smaller than the Moon, inner core of its own!

By |February 11, 2015|Categories: Physics|Tags: , |

2014 Warmest year ever recorded

2014 Warmest year ever- map

NASA and NOAA they both report 2014 as Earth’s warmest year since modern-day record-keeping, back in 1880.

By |January 18, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

The most ancient trees on Earth

Heart of the Dragon tree

‘Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time’ an amazing book of the most ancient trees on Earth, from all over the world, by photographer Beth MoonHeart of the Dragon.

By |January 4, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

NASA’s Best Images of Earth

Images of Earth from space (10)

These are NASA’s 20114 most impressive images of Earth from space.   Green River, Utah, by an astronaut aboard the ISS.

By |December 31, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Earth timelapses 2014

Earth timelapses from ISS

Watch Earth roll by through the perspective of ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst in this six-minute amazing timelapse video from space.

By |December 28, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Overview

Earth

Planetary Collective presents a short film documenting astronauts’ life-changing stories of seeing the Earth from the outside – a perspective-altering experience often described as the Overview Effect.   Watch the video…

By |December 24, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

Solving the mystery of how water arrived on Earth

Giant underwater 'oceans'

The longstanding mystery of how water arrived on Earth, it’s now maybe solved. It was in our Planet all along!

By |December 19, 2014|Categories: Discoveries|Tags: , , , , |

Life on Earth could have started from Asteroid impact

Asteroid impact

Life on Earth could have started from an Asteroid impact, resolving one of the central problems of the origin of life.

By |December 10, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Geoid- Earth’s gravitational model

Geoid

Geoid the Potsdam potato gravitational model, shows variations in Earth’s gravity.

By |December 1, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |