Monday, July 21, 2008

Found pearls...

Moon transits Earth
A series of stills made into an animation that shows the moon passing in front of ("transiting") the Earth. Captured by NASA's "Deep Impact" spacecraft (now called EPOXI).

Perd Table of Videos
A series of short videos that show the various properties of the elements.

Underwater astonishments by David Gallo
Watch this video from the TED Talks and be amazed...

Dissection of giant squid
from Australia's Museum Victoria

20 July 1969, Apollo 11
- from Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy Blog at Discover Magazine
- from the SHSL Blog archive

Secret lives of magnetic fields or "Magnetic Movie"
Incredible animation and explanation of magnetic fields filmed at NASA's Space Sciences Laboratory by Semiconductor Films.