Trippy footage of Jupiter shot from the Voyager 1 space ship in 1979. The black spots are the shadows of Jupiter’s moons passing between the planet and the sun. The white spots are the moons themselves. The video consists of 60 still images shot on consecutive Jupiter rotation periods – […]
Archive for December 2011
My abiding memory of the year 2011 is trying to party a bit less, on the understanding that this wasn’t 2010, which will surely go down as our fair and awesome nation’s most exciting year ever. As it turned out, I partied a bit more. We seem to have […]
Here’s a pile of bison skulls ready to be turned into fertiliser in the USA some time during the 1870s.