Zurich, Switzerland (SPX) Sep 2014 - In some parts of the Earth, material rises upwards like a column from the boundary layer of the Earth's core and the lower mantel to just below the Earth's crust hundreds of kilometres above.
Earth Call me crazy but. If technology gets to the point where Space Shuttle flights are as common as airplane flights, I will be the first to buy a ticket just to see the Earth from space and experience zero gravity.
Waxing: The moon anytime before a full moon and after a new moon.Waning: the moon at any time after full moon and before new moon.Gibbous: convex at both edges, as the moon when more than half full.Crescent: a shape resembling a segment of a ring.
A Flawless Point. The Milky Way arches over Yosemite Valley in California’s famous national park. A lens-shaped (lenticular) cloud hovers over the distinct granite dome of Liberty Cap, which rises to an elevation of over near the centre of the photograph.
One of three Expedition 37 crew members aboard the International Space Station on Sept. 2013 photographed this high oblique night image showing dozens of major cities and communities on the east coast of the U.
Cygnus A Stellar Mass Black Hole. Artist's illustration shows the black hole drawing mass from a companion blue star. The material forms a disc around the black hole before falling into it or being ejected by powerful jets.
The Crab Nebula, also cataloged as is a supernova remnant, a cloud of debris from the death explosion of a massive star, witnessed by astronomers in the year is located light-years away, appearing in the constellation Taurus.