One of NASA's four Great Observatories, Spitzer launched on Aug. 25, 2003, and has studied the cosmos in infrared light. Its breathtaking images have revealed the beauty of the infrared universe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghnnbMWVtWU#action=share Spitzer made some of the first studies of exoplanet atmospheres (atmospheres of planets around stars other than our Sun). It confirmed two and discovered five of the seven Earth-size exoplanets around the … Continue reading News | NASA Says Goodbye to One of Agency’s Great Observatories
I got this from my writing buddy Sarah... Give yourselves time to watch this, seriously it's incredible. If not factually correct to thought process on the end of the Earth, civilisation and the universe it utterly mind blowing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uD4izuDMUQA Enjoy!
This is another great post from Steph of the Irresponsible Blogger. What lies at the edge of the universe? What lies at the very end of creation and is it the end? It's inspiring!
This post is another one of my big thinking posts, a lot of it is about how my thinking around creation / religion and God had changed. Don't get me wrong here, there are no answers to this and it's likely I never will find the answers but generally I'm talking about observation of the … Continue reading Connected Universe -The possibilities of existence
"There are two possibilities, we are either alone in the universe or we are not. Both of these are equally terrifying." Arthur C Clarke. These words have resonated with me for some time and it's hard to find any human being that could to relate to this feeling. It's a quote that gives me the … Continue reading Are we alone in the Universe? A Time and Space Question
This is the monthly post from NASA's Tumblr page on what's going on in February. It seems to be about couples... https://nasa.tumblr.com/post/170423515174/whats-up-february-2018 Simon 🙂 Credit: NASA
I've been on this Earth a little while now and if there's one thing I'm increasingly convinced that doesn't exist or is rare it's coincidences. The premise is that on your path in life many, many other paths cross yours in different ways and these are totally random events. But I'm not so sure. Do … Continue reading Coincidences – Is the Universe rarely so lazy?
I loved this and had to share it, the universe is a weird, weird place. Found on Pinterest. What do you think? http://pin.it/d67bihu Simon 🙂 No Ownership claimed on material
I love these kinds of details - it makes you realise how small we all are and the problems that surround us. via NASA — 7 Facts That Will Make You Feel Very Small Simon 🙂 No ownership claimed on images of materials
I had an amazing comment from my friend Roger of heroicallybadwriters on my post Perspectives in life he said: Remember Things to Come 1936 film: "But for Man, no rest and no ending. He must go on, conquest beyond conquest. First this little planet with its winds and ways, and then all the laws of mind and matter that … Continue reading But for man…
The world we live in is large, amazing, terrifying and wonderful. We are so small by comparison and when problems get to us we can forget this. I've found recently that my perspective on the problems in my life needed to change. I've been going through a rage of numerous problems for some months … Continue reading The Problem Perspective