Incredible footage of final Space Shuttle launch as it powers up through the atmosphere and out into space. Captured by a nearby passenger jet!! Awesome.
This animation by the National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center shows a beautiful view of the past 30 years of asteroid discoveries. As the years pass by, the numbers grow, and the patterns unfold.
New Discoveries are briefly highlighted in White
Earth Crossers are Red
Earth Approachers are Yellow
All Others are Green
From 8959 to 530091 in 30 years. Amazing.
Red Bull are at it again.
How do you top something like the Project X: Shaun White’s Secret Halfpipe.
You drop a man from the stratosphere in a pressurised suit.
“The Red Bull Stratos science team has unveiled the first space suit ever to be produced by David Clark Company for a non-governmental space program. The team has also revealed the pressure helmet, which with the suit will serve as Felix Baumgartners sole life-support system when he steps off his capsule at 120,000 feet to attempt a record-breaking freefall from the edge of space.”
Another massive project. Kudos to Red Bull.