Thursday, September 16

Astronomy

Chaos Swirls at the Heart of the Orion Nebula
Astronomy

Chaos Swirls at the Heart of the Orion Nebula

Chaos Swirls at the Heart of the Orion NebulaComposite image of the Orion Nebula, as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope and the Spitzer Space telescope. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech STScI Gaseous swirls of hydrogen, sulfur, and hydrocarbons cradle a collection of infant stars in this composite image of the Orion Nebula, as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope and the Spitzer Space telescope. Together, the two telescopes expose carbon-rich molecules in the cosmic cloud of this star-formation factory located 1,500 light-years away. Hubble’s ultraviolet and visible-light view reveal hydrogen and sulfur gas that have been heated and ionized by intense ultraviolet radiation from the massive stars, collectively known as the “Trapezium.” Meanwhile, Spitzer’s infrared view exposes carbon-...
What is a Nebula? Astronomy and Space for Kids – FreeSchool
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What is a Nebula? Astronomy and Space for Kids – FreeSchool

What is a Nebula? Astronomy and Space for Kids - FreeSchool https://patreon.com/freeschool - Help support more content like this! A nebula may just be an interstellar cloud of dust and gas, but it is also one of the most spectacular sights to be seen through a telescope! Nebulae (pronounced: NEB-you-lee) pepper the galaxy with beautiful colors, shapes, and lights. Learn more about this celestial phenomena, including the four major types of nebulae and see images of some of the most famous and noteworthy nebulae on record in this peaceful and educational video. Like this video if you want to see more about SPACE! Subscribe to FreeSchool: https://www.youtube.com/user/watchfreeschool?sub_confirmation=1 Visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/watchFreeSchool ...
Deep Space Sounds White Noise for Sleeping or Focus | 10 Hours Interstellar Spaceship
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Deep Space Sounds White Noise for Sleeping or Focus | 10 Hours Interstellar Spaceship

Deep Space Sounds White Noise for Sleeping or Focus | 10 Hours Interstellar Spaceship A deep white noise from the warp drive engine reverberates throughout this spaceship on its interstellar voyage. The sound blocks out other noise and creates a calming ambience as it speeds along a cosmic journey. Experience 10 hours in a peaceful environment without distracting sounds to help with falling asleep, remaining sleeping, studying for tests, reading, writing essays, doing homework or any other activity that requires a relaxing environment. And while you're at it, imagine yourself captain of your own Enterprise class starship. What intergalactic journeys would you go on? For more space sounds white noise to create a sense of serenity, please check out these videos: S...
Hubble – 15 years of discovery
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Hubble – 15 years of discovery

Hubble - 15 years of discovery ESA’s anniversary DVD film “Hubble - 15 years of discovery” covers all aspects of the Hubble Space Telescope project – a journey through the history, the troubled early life and the ultimate scientific successes of Hubble. This portrait, directed by Lars Lindberg Christensen, contains large amounts of previously unpublished footage of superb quality. With more than 500,000 copies distributed, this DVD movie is probably the most widely available science documentary ever. Hubble's spectacular visual images make a stunning backdrop throughout the film, bringing an immediacy and vitality as the narrative reveals the new insights Hubble has inspired in all fields of astronomy from exoplanets to black holes. Complex though the science behi...
how to use a astronomy telescope
Astronomy

how to use a astronomy telescope

how to use a astronomy telescope How to assemble and fix a MAXLAPTER astronomy telescope? Check this. Smart gift for kids and beginners on birthday or Christmas #maxlapter #photography #moon #sky #skywatch #telescope #night #giftforkids