Leonardo da Vinci’s 500-year-old illustrations of human anatomy are uncannily accurate with just one major exception: the female reproductive system. Read More
Astronaut Edward White floats in zero gravity of space northeast of Hawaii, during the first-ever spacewalk for an American, on June 3, 1965, during the flight of Gemini IV. (NASA/JSC/ASU) #
Galileo moon phases
Home Sweet Home
Einstein at his home in Princeton, New Jersey.
Space shuttle Discovery is lugged out to launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center on January 17, 1997. (NASA)
Astronauts Drive on the Moon
1971: Apollo 15 astronauts David Scott and James Irwin drive the Lunar Roving Vehicle on the surface of the moon. It’s the first off-planet automobile ride.
Michael Faraday (1791–1867) delivering the 1856 Christmas Lecture at the Royal Institution
Lunar scientists shed light on Moon’s impact history
Published: February 28, 2012
The Titanic, 100 Years Later
The April 2012 issue of National Geographic has a cover story with incredible photos of the sunken Titanic, a hundred years after the wreck. Only the newest imaging technology has made these pictures possible. See them over at Nat Geo.