This edition could be considered “Gravity” and The Milky Way.
Waves of gravity that rippled through space right after the Big Bang have been discovered – the first detection of cosmic inflation.
Plus this interactive “scale of the universe” tool that takes you from Quantum Foam to the furthest reach of the observable universe.
Gallery with more detailed explanations below the jump.
June 3, 1965: first American spacewalk
ISS solar panels
The moon checks out the shuttle’s culo
Taking pictures from cupola of the ISS
Cubes are orbiting the earth. (Not the Borg)
Milky Way, Venus, zodiacal light over Thailand
30-image panorama of many sky wonders
“Gegenschein” (“counter glow”)
Milky Way and red airglow over rice terrace
Sparks Lake, Bend OR
Mars and Orion over Monument Valley
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