Atlas, Daphnis, and Pan

Atlas, Daphnis, and Pan are small, inner, ring moons of Saturn. They are shown at the same scale in this montage of images by the Cassini spacecraft that made its grand final orbit of the ringed planet in September 2017.

Credit: Cassini Team

This pic of Large Magellanic Cloud was Made by Ciel Austral, a Chile based organisation of astronomy lovers, using 4000 individual photos. It took them 1060 hours over the span of 10 months to create a final photo that is 204 megapixels in resolution

There's a statue in Russia that honors all the laboratory mice that have sacrificed their lives in order to further scientific research

This is one of the oldest rocks in existence, the Murchison Meteorite. It's 4,600,000,000 years old, and likely to be existed before the Earth had completely formed. Interestingly, it also contains amino acids, the chemical that builds the blocks of DNA

Argentavis magnificens: the largest known bird ever to have existed

Hubble scientists have released the most detailed picture of the universe to date, containing 265,000 galaxies

Link to high-res picture - 25500×25500 pixels/ 672 MB

Link to high-res picture 2 - 6375×6375 pixels- 47 MB

This child was drugged and buried as a sacrifice by the Inca's over 500 years ago

Helix Nebula taken by the Spitzer Space Telescope ...,also known as the “Eye of God”

The Centennial Light Bulb, it has been burning non-stop since 1901

The first and only existing photo of Chernobyl on the morning of the nuclear accident 33 years ago today – April 26, 1986. The heavy grain is due to the huge amount of radiation in the air that began to destroy the camera film the second it was exposed for this photo


Toootim is for toootin'
(Main instance language is Hebrew)
מצטרפות/ים חדשות למסטודון מוזמנות בחום לעיין במדריך "ברוכות הבאות למסטודון".