Friday, January 22, 2016

Pictures of the day.. earthrise lro 2015 Picture of the Day: Earthrise 2015
Photograph by NASA/Goddard/Arizona State University. NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) recently captured a unique view of Earth from the spacecraft’s vantage point in orbit around the moon. This image was composed from a series of images taken Oct. 12, when LRO was about 83 miles (134 kilometers) above the moon’s farside crater Compton

Picture of the Day: Stargazing
Photographer Greg Rakozy stargazing somewhere where there isn’t light pollution. On Instagram, Greg says the photo was a long exposure (~25 sec.) taken with a fisheye lens.

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