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Still More Venus Transit Awesomeness

JAXA/NASA's image of Venus and it's backlit atmosphere from Astronomy Post of the Day. There is still more Venus Transit awesomeness out on the web. You may have seen some of these before, but they bear revisiting.Firstly, run, don't walk to see Thierry Legault's amazing image of the International Space station as it transits the Sun during the Venus transit (He was in Australia too).
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Intro Astronomy Class 4: Eclipses, Mercury, Venus-Earth-Mars Atmospheres, Venus

Academics / Astronomy : Planetary Society Weblog (7 months ago)

This video of class 4 of Bruce Betts' Introduction to Planetary Science and Astronomy class discusses eclipses, Mercury, Venus, and a comparison of the atmospheres of Venus, Earth, and Mars. Read Post

Image of the Day: The Mysterious Arc of Venus

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (2 years ago)

The image above shows arc of Venus photographed in 2004 by Riccardo Robitschek and Giovanni Maria Caglieris of Milan, Italy. Backlit by the sun, Venus's atmosphere refracted sunlight passing through layers of air above the planet's ... Read Post

The Transit of Venus as seen from the Solar Dynamics Observatory

Academics / Astronomy : Astroblog (2 years ago)

The Transit of Venus as seen from the Solar Dynamics Observatory, this is breathtaking. Image Credit NASA/SDO Read Post


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