Posts Tagged ‘Jet Propulsion Laboratory’

Why Stars Twinkle

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Michael Werner, Chief Scientist of Astronomy and Physics at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA. Found at Discovery News.

A Blue Martian Sunset

Friday, December 31st, 2010

This Martian sunset, captured by NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity on Nov. 4 and 5, 2010, appears bluish. The panoramic camera movie combines exposures taken through different camera filters and accelerates about 17 minutes of sunset into a 30-second simulation. Found at YouTube from JPLnews.