Posts tagged with ‘astronomy’

jtotheizzoe:

What would happen if an meteor or asteroid the size of ______________, made of ______________, hit Earth at a speed of ______________? 
There’s a web app for that. Check out Purdue’s Impact: Earth!
Have fun destroying the planet!!! (And learning about asteroid impacts of various sizes and energies, of course)

jtotheizzoe:

What would happen if an meteor or asteroid the size of ______________, made of ______________, hit Earth at a speed of ______________? 

There’s a web app for that. Check out Purdue’s Impact: Earth!

Have fun destroying the planet!!! (And learning about asteroid impacts of various sizes and energies, of course)

discoverynews:

The life cycle of a moth or butterfly are fairly commonly known, but the life cycle of a star… probably not…

Fun fact: this also happens to be the lifecycle of Honey Boo Boo.

discoverynews:

The life cycle of a moth or butterfly are fairly commonly known, but the life cycle of a star… probably not…

Fun fact: this also happens to be the lifecycle of Honey Boo Boo.

(Source: sagansense)