Blog Orbit – Blog Date January 2021

Hello there bloggies! Happy new year to you all, I hope you had a good Christmas. Here we are in 2021 and we made it, the shit show of last year is still with us at least here in the UK and I will more than likely be stuck at home for the foreseeable. But … Continue reading Blog Orbit – Blog Date January 2021

Blog Orbit – Blog Date December 2020

Hi there bloggies, here were are on the last straight zooming towards the final hurdle of 2020 - we are in December. How has this actually happened? I can imagine for some of you this year has been a slow and plodding affair but for me I'm still in March.I hope you're all keeping well … Continue reading Blog Orbit – Blog Date December 2020

The Space Station’s Solar Transit | NASA

This composite image, made from six frames, shows the International Space Station, with a crew of five on board, in silhouette as it transits the Sun at roughly five miles per second, Wednesday, June 24, 2020, from Fredericksburg, Va. On board are Expedition 63 NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy, Douglas Hurley, Robert Behnken, and Roscosmos cosmonauts … Continue reading The Space Station’s Solar Transit | NASA

Watch a 10-Year Time Lapse of Sun From NASA’s SDO | NASA

As of June 2020, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory – SDO – has now been watching the Sun non-stop for over a full decade. From its orbit in space around Earth, SDO has gathered 425 million high-resolution images of the Sun, amassing 20 million gigabytes of data over the past 10 years. This information has enabled … Continue reading Watch a 10-Year Time Lapse of Sun From NASA’s SDO | NASA