Archive for the ‘Space’ Category

The Space Shuttle, LEGOized [VIDEO]

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Romanian Raul Oaida created a tribute to the end of the space shuttle era with this LEGOization of a space shuttle flight by launching a LEGO shuttle into space. Found at YouTube from vinciverse.

“Live” Coverage Of The Apollo XI Moon Landing

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

CBS’ coverage, with Walter Cronkite reporting, of the 1969 Apollo XI moon landing. Found at YouTube from jkottke.

CBS Coverage Of Moon Walk

Found at YouTube from jkottke.

Aurora Borealis Fly-Through By International Space Station

Friday, July 20th, 2012

The International Space Station captured some amazing footage of auroras as they flew right through them! Found at Space.com.

Astronomers Watch Instant Replay Of Great Eruption [VIDEO]

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Astronomers are watching an instant replay of the Great Eruption, a spectacular outburst from Eta Carinae, a massive double-star system, which lasted from 1837 to 1858 and temporarily made Eta Carinae the second brightest star in the sky. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo.

Space Station View Of Thunderstorms Over Africa

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

An awesome clip of thunderstorms during an International Space Station pass over Central Africa with the Milky Way rising over the horizon. Found at YouTube from JMajorLITD.

Earthrise Set To Thus Spake Zarathustra

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Apollo 10 video of the earth rising over the surface of the moon set to Richard Strauss’ Thus Spoke Zarathustra, better known as the 2001: A Space Odyssey theme. Found at YouTube from enneadin.