Category: planets

The creation of LA’s ‘most recognizable and be…

The creation of LA’s ‘most recognizable and beloved’ building: Griffith Observatory

Postcards from Space by Paul McGehee, 1980s.

Postcards from Space by Paul McGehee, 1980s.

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Psychedelic moon maps from the 1970s. (Via Atlas Obscura)

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Cover art for “The Secret of the Ninth Planet,” by Donald A. Wollheim, 1959.

“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a…

“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” ~ Stephen Hawking (1942 – 2018)

Curiosities of America’s First Planetarium(via MessyNessyChic)

Curiosities of America’s First Planetarium

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Photographs of a solar eclipse taken at Yerkes Observaory in…

Photographs of a solar eclipse taken at Yerkes Observaory in Matheson, Colorado, June 8, 1918.

The eclipse is coming!!Images from “Eclipses luminarium” by…

The eclipse is coming!!

Images from “Eclipses luminarium” by Cyprian Leowitz, 1554. 

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