2016 August 31 – Annular Solar Eclipse over New Mexico

Annular Solar Eclipse over New Mexico Image Credit & Copyright:   Colleen Pinski Explanation:  What is this person doing? In 2012 an annular eclipse of the Sun was visible over a   narrow path  that crossed the northern Pacific Ocean and several western US states. In an annular solar   eclipse , the Moon is…

Juno launches to Jupiter!

#Google, once again, nails illustrating  and commemorating a historic event with a cute gif. If anything had gone even slightly awry, Juno would have sailed helplessly past Jupiter, unable to complete a $1 billion mission. –IRENE KLOTZ, Reuters Holy smokes Batman, that mission could have totally failed BUT IT DIDN’T!!!!!!