1. kennedycenter:

    Today WE WERE the Kennedy Space Center (Washington, DC Annex). Here was the view from our Terrace as Space Shuttle Discovery flew over the Potomac toward its new hangar home at the Smithsonian’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Dulles. 

    More photos on Facebook.

  2. Under the milky way tonight. Loops of wispy clouds rise like smoke rings against a background of stars—the products of a NASA rocket launch early Tuesday morning designed to study the upper-level jet stream.
Photos: NASA Rockets Make Weird Clouds Near Edge of Space | NatGeo

    Under the milky way tonight. Loops of wispy clouds rise like smoke rings against a background of stars—the products of a NASA rocket launch early Tuesday morning designed to study the upper-level jet stream.

    Photos: NASA Rockets Make Weird Clouds Near Edge of Space | NatGeo

  3. The Most Astounding Fact | Dr. Neil DeGrasse

    Astrophysicist Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson shares the most astounding fact about the Universe to the soothing sounds of The Cinematic Orchestra.

  4. Male Fruit Flies, Spurned By Females, Turn to Alcohol | NYT

    Male Fruit Flies, Spurned By Females, Turn to Alcohol | NYT

  5. Björk’s Big Bang | New York [slideshow]
“It turned out generous, like: How can I empower children? But the other side of the coin was that it was selfish: How can I be a self-sufficient troubadour?”

    Björk’s Big Bang | New York [slideshow]

    “It turned out generous, like: How can I empower children? But the other side of the coin was that it was selfish: How can I be a self-sufficient troubadour?”