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New Horizons

Animated Flyover of Pluto’s Icy Mountain and Plains

(NASA) – This simulated flyover of Pluto’s Norgay Montes (Norgay Mountains) and Sputnik Planum (Sputnik Plain) was created from New Horizons closest-approach images. Norgay Montes have been informally named for…

Falcon 8 Rocket explosion July 28, 2015

Spectacular SpaceX Falcon Rocket Failure

This failure was unusual in a few ways I will go into that in a bit but I want to be clear that failure of rockets is just part of the…

CME 4/5/15

Impressive CME erupts from the Sun 4/5/15, Expected impact 4/7/15

The Sun erupted with an impressive looking CME as you can see un the set of images above. This  event is expected ti impact the Earth on April 7th but…

Odile Hurricane

Video of Hurricane Odile Making Landfall from GOES Satellite

This movie was made by the GOES West Satellite. It shows Hurricane Odile Make Landfall in Baja California Video was captured September 13 through September 15. Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project

MAVEN to enter Mars Orbit September 21st

Mars had water, an atmosphere, and at was time was very Earth like…what happened? Where did the water go? These are the questions Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) is trying…

SLS five percent Scale test

NASA SLS Scale Rocket Test Firing – Video

The Space Launch System (SLS) will be the largest most powerful rocket the U.S. has ever built, larger even than the Saturn 5. This video shows a test firing if…

Falcon Test flight termination August 22, 2014

SpaceX Falcon 9 Explodes in Test Flight Over Texas

On Friday August 22 a Falcon F9R exploded with the on board computer detected a problem during a test flight. In a statement SpaceX said “flight termination system automatically terminated the…

Hurricane Iselle and Julio Moving Toward Hawaii

Satellite Video of Hurricane Iselle and Julio Moving Toward Hawaii

This Video shows the Hurricanes Iselle and Julio as they gain strength and bear down on on Hawaii. These were taken by the GOES Satellite. See LIVE Satellite Videos and…