How the Northern and Southern lights are formed (X-post from /r/weathergifs)

How the Northern and Southern lights are formed (X-post from /r/weathergifs) Read more »

From the Big Bang to chronomedicine — the Leopoldina Annual Assembly is dedicated to time

Time is a primitive human experience, and yet it stays a secret. It is a fundamental part of our every day lives and of practically every clinical discipline. This... Read more »

Liquid ping pong on the International Space Station (X-post from /r/Gifs)

Liquid ping pong on the International Space Station (X-post from /r/Gifs) Read more »

VISTA unveils a new image of the Large Magellanic Cloud

IMAGE: ESO’s VISTA telescope exposes a amazing image of the Large Magellanic Cloud, one of our nearby stellar neighbours. VISTA has actually been surveying this galaxy and its brother or... Read more »

Blue Origin successfully re-launches and lands reuseable rocket

Blue Origin successfully re-launches and lands reuseable rocket Read more »

How small the earth would be compared to NML Cygni, the largest known star

How small the earth would be compared to NML Cygni, the largest known star Read more »

ASTEROID 2012DA14

ASTEROID 2012DA14 Read more »

Barnard’s star is the fastest moving star as seen from our night sky (proper motion)

Barnard’s star is the fastest moving star as seen from our night sky (correct movement) Read more »

30th Anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster

30th Anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster Read more »

Visualizing the Sun’s magnetic field

Visualizing the Sun’s magnetic field Read more »