Tag Archives: Space

September 13

Voyager Captures Sounds of Interstellar Space

NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft captured these sounds of interstellar space. Voyager 1’s plasma wave instrument detected the vibrations of dense interstellar plasma, or ionized gas, from October to November 2012 and April to May 2013. The graphic shows the frequency of the waves, which indicate the density of the plasma. Colors indicate the intensity of […]

August 27

NASA releases portrait of a planet waving at Saturn

Breathtaking raw images of the Earth and Saturn system snapped by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft on July 19 during the worldwide ‘Wave at Saturn’ campaign are streaming back across 1 billion miles of interplanetary space. Science team members are now busily processing the images to create individual color composites and a panoramic view of the ‘pale blue dot’ and […]

Telescope on the moon to provide Earth views

Space enthusiast, self-professed geek, and lover of all things unique… all aspects to my personality get excited at the possibility of a telescope on the moon.