Visual Astronomy Display: July 2014

Visual Astronomy Display for July 2014

Highlights…

  • Curiosity celebrates one Martian year of exploring the red planet;
  • Science@NASA shows that the Sun is finally coming back to maximum cycle after a long Solar minimum;
  • Transmitting videos from space via laser beams? The goal of NASA’s OPALs project is described in a video from JPL;
  • Vincent Bradly’s 360 degree night-sky time-lapse videos combine daytime panoramas and long exposures of the stars for incredibly gorgeous effects; and
  • The Hubble Space Telescope team reveals the Ultra Deep Field 2014, an image composed of 841 90-minute exposures from 2003 to 2012 captured in ultraviolet.

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