A high-res panorama from Mars. It’s amazing to think that we can look out upon the surface of another planet.
Scientists reckon that a decline in solar activity is going to cause a major alteration in the global climate which has already started and is likely to last 30 years, causing food shortages and civil unrest as a result. NASA Admits That Winters are Going to Get Colder…Much Colder –.
Quite an interesting read, with a good dose of science about the Moon I didn’t know, such as small, nearby objects can appear to be just as close as large, distant objects because there is no air. Phil Plait’s Bad Astronomy: Bad TV.
How the spill looks from space. The oil is grey. NASA’s Aqua Satellite Saw Oil Slick in Sunglint on June 10.