Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/05/12 02:30 CDT
A good start to my day today: The New York Times' Lens Blog featured the "Martian Moment in Time" photo that Opportunity took last week in a really nice writeup. I'm so grateful, and still a little surprised, that the folks on the Mars Exploration Rover mission took this idea and ran with it!
Posted by Ryan Anderson on 2010/04/30 04:35 CDT
We started off Day 2 of the field trip by driving up onto the eroded rocks of what used to be the tidal flats of the ancient reef, between the shore and the continental shelf.
Posted by Ryan Anderson on 2010/04/26 05:30 CDT
Hello everyone, I’m back from the MarsSed 2010 meeting in El Paso!
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/01/01 10:37 CST
I know I already posted Earth once before. But I could not resist winding up the calendar with this view of a new Earth, for the new year.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/12/24 11:32 CST
To those of you who celebrate the holiday, merry Christmas! I hope Santa was good to you.
Posted by Charlene Anderson on 2009/12/10 04:53 CST
Climate change and Copenhagen are dominating the world news this week, as politicians, diplomats, scientists, and protesters gathered in the Danish city for the 2009 meeting for the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/10/14 05:58 CDT
I was debating whether to write anything about a reported fireball that streaked across the sky in the Netherlands at roughly 19:00 local time (17:00 UTC) yesterday, October 13, but seeing this image ended my internal debate.