Post Profile






What Is a Moon?

MinuteEarth teamed up with their sister channel MinutePhysics to dig into how astronomers define something as a “moon,” and how we probably need to have better size and movement parameters before every random speck of space dust is called the same thing.
read more

share

Related Posts


Hello, World: Folks Behind MinutePhysics Launch MinuteEarth [Video]

Humor : Geekosystem

You might recall that we here at Geekosystem enjoy the videos made by the good people at MinutePhysics. We certainly post them often enough. They're both amusing and informative, and that's pretty much the best thing the Internet at...

How Tall Can Mountains Be?

Humor : Neatorama

(YouTube link) The guy from MinutePhysics has another YouTube channel: this one called MinuteEarth. In this episode, he tackles the limits of the Earth's altitude. -via Digg

New 5th Moon of Pluto Discovered --"Like Nested Russian Dolls"

Academics / Astronomy : The Daily Galaxy

A team of astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has discovered a fifth moon orbiting the icy dwarf planet Pluto. Pluto’s new-found moon, visible as a speck of light in Hubble images, is estimated to be irregular in s...

Space Cats

Society & Culture / Men's Interest : The Awesomer

Image enhancement engineer Brant Widgeon helps bring us awe-inspiring astronomical images. But he doesn’t just have to clean up dust and specks – he’s got a much bigger challenge on his hands. Hat Tip Link More Awesome Stuff for You...

How Tall Can Mountains Be? by MinuteEarth

Humor : Laughing Squid

The latest video by Henry Reich of MinuteEarth discusses the theoretical maximum height of a mountain, and why existing mountains are so much shorter. MinuteEarth is a new spin-off of Reich’s science video series, MinutePhysics.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC