If you wanted to go to our nearest neighboring star, which is over 4 light-years away, and you wanted to do it with the kind of rockets that are on the space shuttle, and say you wanna do it in 50 years, you’re having to go 1/10 of the speed of light. Well, the amount… Continua a leggere Space’s Deepest Secrets
Science has outlined four ways that our universe could meet its doom.
They’re called the Big Freeze, the Big Crunch, the Big Change and the Big Rip.
Via The Big Question series on BBC.
Honestly, this is one of the coolest thing I’ve ever seen. Erik Wernquist is a digital artist and animator from Stockholm, Sweden. In Erik’s own words: the film is a vision of our humanity’s future expansion into the Solar System. The visuals in the film are all based on scientific ideas and concepts of what… Continua a leggere Wanderers – a short film on space exploration by Erik Wernquist
Planetary scientist Carolyn Porco shows images from the Cassini voyage to Saturn, focusing on its largest moon, Titan, and on frozen Enceladus, which seems to shoot jets of ice. As the leader of the Imaging Team on the Cassini mission to Saturn, Carolyn Porco interprets and shares the pictures coming back from this fascinating planet, its rings and… Continua a leggere Carolyn Porco: This is Saturn