bits of dust
Wed, 13 May 2015 16:15:35 GMT
Why Bits Can Byte the Dust
When computers came into common use, some archivists and historians got excited over the possibilities of collecting and saving large amounts of digital data. But a number of pitfalls have arisen, and now some fear our history may be in jeopardy. Following ...
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 23:15:00 GMT
Dust Whirls, Swirls and Twirls at Rosetta's Comet
27 shows the comet with peacock-like display of dusty jets. Below center is a streak that may be a dust particle that traveled during the exposure. Other small white spots are also likely dust or bits of comet that have broken off. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM ...
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 23:15:19 GMT
Snow Drifts Raise My Cosmic Consciousness
To know that gas and dust condensed to create icy bits before the sun ignited. Bits that agglomerated to give our lovely blue planet the elements and heat needed to jump-start life. Bits that give us something to think about when shoveling bits of dirty snow.