automotive-lust: B787 Dreamliner

Gored of the rings Prometheus is caught in the act of creating gores and streamers in the F ring. Scientists believe that Prometheus and its partner-moon Pandora are responsible for much of the structure in the F ring. The orbit of Prometheus (53 miles, or 86 kilometers across) regularly brings it into the F ring. When this happens, it creates gores, or channels, in the ring where it entered.  Prometheus then draws ring material with it as it exits the ring, leaving streamers in its wake...

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#space, #astronomy, #saturn, #rings, #prometheus, #pandora

August 5, 2011
September 15, 2013

Hail the Hexagon…The full light of our sun allowed the Cassini spacecraft to capture this image of Saturn’s hexagonal polar jet stream, but the sun does not provide much warmth. In addition to being low in the sky (just like summer at Earth’s poles), the sun is nearly ten times as distant from Saturn as from Earth. This results in the sunlight being only about 1 percent as intense as at our planet. The view was obtained at a distance of approximately 560,000 miles (900,000 kil...

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#nasa, #space, #saturn, #hexagon, #cassini, #rings, #pole, #planet, #solarsystem, #exploration

March 4, 2013 Touchdown!
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Vote for me HERE Click on Collect ME Vote em mim AQUI Clique no Colete ME Vote aqui por favor solo has click en Collect ME

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October 16, 2011 By: Airline Reporter

flyingtheskies: aerophotography: Airbus A350. first time i paid attention to the tug rather than plane itself

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May 18, 2013
December 17, 2012

NASAs Solar Dynamics Observatory captured this image of a significant solar flare as seen in the bright flash on the right on Dec. 19, 2014. The image shows a subset of extreme ultraviolet light that highlights the extremely hot material in flares js

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August 14, 2012
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December 20, 2013

kayla-surico: I got bored and ended up looking through old photos from when I went to New York and New Jersey and re-edited some, so I’ll post a few.  These were taken about two years ago, and I had only had my camera for about a week. Facebook | Flickr | Instagram | Twitter 

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October 29, 2014
April 27, 2013 paulgralen: SF Jets.

Lufthansa Cargo’s McDonnell Douglas MD-11 flies under a Swiss International Airlines Airbus A340-313X!

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May 17, 2011 A380