I am a philosophy professor at Roane State Community College in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Planetary exploration has always been an interest of mine. You can follow me on twitter @tedstryk for the latest updates on my work, which I often post on my blog, Planetary Images from Then and Now. Please note that since the processed images are copyrighted, they should not be reused without permission. If you are interested in using any of my work, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.Unless otherwise specified, the work of Stryk is shared on planetary.org under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
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Posted 2015/03/05 02:41 CST | 1 comment
Thirty-three years ago today, Venera 14 plunged through the thick Venusian atmosphere to the surface. Ted Styrk shares some of his processed images from the Venera lander missions to Venus—and makes a plea for us to return.
Latest Processed Space Images
Posted 2015/07/14 | 3 comments
The solar system contains dozens of objects that are large enough for self-gravity to make them round, and yet are not considered planets. They include the major moons of the planets, one asteroid, and many worlds in the Kuiper belt. The ones that we have visited with spacecraft are shown here to scale with each other. A couple of items on here are not quite round, illustrating the transition to smaller, lumpier objects.
Posted 2015/04/28 | 1 comments
Ted Stryk created this view of Jupiter's north pole by combining