April 17, 2009
Friday Science: All space, all the time
- Wanderingspace has created 19 fetching Planetary iPhone Wallpapers.
- An old chart illustrates the “Unbelievable Time Required to Cover Immense Distances of Space.” [Via]
- 40 hours of exposure time were required to create this composite of the night sky. [Via]
- Ministry of Type highlights some great science and technology ads from the 50s and 60s, found in a much larger Flickr set of the same.
- In a short & interesting slideshow/audio piece on the NYT, “The Hubble Repairman” John Grunsfeld talks about his arduous missions to the space telescope.
- Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 looks like a groovy kids book.