Category Archives: spacey

kulcha tursdy – the joys of useless information

It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information. Oscar Wilde So, to celebrate – here’s some information that is as interesting as it is useless. Unless, of course, you want to win your local … Continue reading

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google sky

Wow. What a treat! Time Wasters of the Earth (and elsewhere!) UNITE! Not content with just mapping the planet, and thereby creating endless opportunities for time-wasting at the office :) , those good folk at Google have turned their attentions … Continue reading

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galileo earth

Our beautiful blue planet – as taken by spacecraft Galileo, on it’s way to Mars and looking back… You’d think we’d all find a way to work together, wouldn’t you?  It really does seem obvious…

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200 posts!!

This post makes 200 posts Adrift in the ether-web!   Some days, you know, I never thought I’d be able to keep this up. But it’s really nice now to say that I’ve kept with this… I know I’ve got … Continue reading

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all the news that’s fit to print

So. having an OK time at the moment – the bad bits seem to have moved away from me and I’m out from under my cloud. Thank goodness. It was getting mighty boring, not to mention depressing :) Have to … Continue reading

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Mystery in Australian skies!

Take a look at the picture below, taken from Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive.  What do you think the big ‘smear’ is? The Southern Cross is circled..  The Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive says that it’s the explosion … Continue reading

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Moon wobbles!

Wanna see something freaky?? Wobbling Moon . According to the Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive :- Explanation: In celebration of tonight’s Full Moon, the first of 2007, consider this grid of twenty Full Moons. From upper left to lower … Continue reading

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