Mars Sunset

November 28, 2018


On A Proverbial Dime

November 28, 2018

If you would like a good explanation of this and the purpose of the mission, click on this link.

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Greenland Ain’t That Big

November 28, 2018

Most of you are probably aware that the most common world map distorts land area. For the map geeky, read this explanation of the Mercator projection, why it became popular, what’s wrong with it, and various alternative maps. But more than anything, this gif drives it home. Also via Visual Capitalist, an animation showing the true land area distortion in our popular map:

mercator-vs-truesize


Mars, Mars, Baby

November 26, 2018

Tfw your mission lands on Mars…


Twain Talk

November 20, 2018

Julia Louis-Dreyfus for president…


Rake America Great Again

November 18, 2018

The entire country of Finland is apparently trolling Trump with the #haravointi hashtag (means raking in Finnish)


Rocket Through the Clouds

November 16, 2018

 

A beautiful video of the latest SpaceX launch. And I like “flight-proven” as the replacement term for “used”….