News tagged with space

New crew and new research in Antarctica

The Concordia research station in Antarctica is a place of extremes: for nine months no supplies can be delivered, the nearest living beings are 600 km away at the Russian Vostok station, and the Sun does not rise above the ...

dateOct 11, 2017 in Space Exploration
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Image: ISS transits the sun

Taking an image of the International Space Station as it passes in front of the Sun, Moon or planets is a popular pastime for astrophotographers. It requires planning, patience and a measure of luck. The camera must be set ...

dateOct 06, 2017 in Space Exploration
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"Art teaches us how to disrupt"

Much of what we hear about public space comes via routine transactional politics, when officials tell us whether or not we can afford, say, parks, schools, and libraries.

dateOct 05, 2017 in Other
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