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December 12, 2017

 

From the source: "The image was taken on Oct. 24, 2017 at 11:11 a.m. PDT (2:11 p.m. EDT), as Juno performed its ninth close flyby of Jupiter. At the time the image was taken, the spacecraft was 20,577 miles (33,115 kilometers) from the tops of the clouds of the planet at a latitude of minus 52.96 degrees. The spatial scale in this image is 13.86 miles/pixel (22.3 kilometers/pixel)."

Galileo’s Job Application

Galileo knew the right ways to flatter the right people.

March 7, 2013

 

Have you ever held magnetite?

The History Of Magnetite

The world is full of bizarre things, and none more so than the eerie tale of the mysterious black stones!

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