Amazing Earth: Satellite Images From 2018
After all the excitement surrounding the Solar eclipse, thought I would share a collection of GIF’s with views of Earth from above, our Universe, our Galaxy and beyond. Enjoy!
Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts
It was designed as an impregnable deep-freeze to protect the world’s most precious seeds from any global disaster and ensure humanity’s food supply forever. But the Global Seed Vault, buried in a mountain deep inside the Arctic circle, has been breached after global warming produced extraordinary temperatures over the winter, sending meltwater gushing into the entrance tunnel.
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theguardian.com: Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts
Space.com: Not-So-Super (New) Moon Coming Next Week
The large city pictured in the foreground is Berlin. City lights in The Netherlands and Belgium glow brightly in the distance, while Norway and Sweden look relatively dim in comparison. — Hanneke Weitering
Mount Etna is the largest active volcano in Europe. Here are stunning photos of the erupting volcano.
Will it really be black? Are event horizons real? We’re about to find out.
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The International Space Station – ISS – circles the earth at 240 miles above the planet, on the edge of space in low earth orbit.
The station is crewed by NASA astronauts as well as Russian Cosmonauts and a mixture of Japanese, Canadian and European astronauts as well.
As seen from the NASA space video ISS live stream on the International Space Station –
A real astronaut view of Earth!
Continue reading “Nasa LIVE Stream – Earth From Space LIVE Feed 2 | 2nd ISS live feed From International Space Station”
If current trends continue the world could lose more than two-thirds of wildlife by 2020
Images of just some of the wildlife that are now extinct.