It is that time of the year again, with the infinite number of top 10 lists that are posted all over the Internet and here are some Top Picture lists which are absolutely awesome..
Phil Plait’s Top 10 Astronomy Pictures of 2008 ( The Bad Astronomer Rocks man, admit it! )
Phil Hart’s 10 Astounding Astrophotos (What’s up with the name Phil and Astronomy!?)
Top 10 Amazing Animal Videos (Amazing! Check out the last Kruger Park Video, it’ll blow your mind!)
And The Big Picture from Boston.com, let me tell you if you even remotely like pictures you’ll be so glad you found this site. Totally Brilliant. If you don’t subscribe to their feed yet, The Year 2008 in Photographs Parts 1 , 2 and 3 will definitely make you do it.
And finally the HST, the ultimate in all of science and space engineering as far as I’m concerned; the ultimate symbol of us, humans. Just check this page from the Big Picture and you will know what I am talking about.
Sounds of Saturn.
Photos of the recent night launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour.
Chandrayaan 1’s Terrain Mapping Camera :).
God Speaks on the state of the Human World.
Football is the difference between life and death, for many Africans. The Hunt For A Better Life. Amazing Article. Long but Awesome!!
Amazing Video about the Cassini Mission. A Must Watch for everyone.
Science’s alternatives to a Creator.
Boston’s The Big Picture – Enceladus.
And finally, 10 things you didn’t know about the Earth. The BadAstronomer, Brilliant as always.
Photos of the Earth and Moon – From Other Worlds – Beautiful set of pictures.
Carl Sagan. Legend. Must Read – Pale Blue Dot
Amazing Software : Universe Sandbox
Universe Sandbox is an educational toy for Windows based computers. It can run scale simulations of our solar system and galaxy while giving you the power to control gravity, time and everything in it.
One of the very few softwares that I would buy once I earn some money :P.
2001: A Space Odyssey Explained – Really Nice Flash Video about one of the best Sci-Fi Movies of all time.
Solar System Mysteries – Brilliant Read.
Astronaut / Cosmonaut Deaths – Respect!
And Finally, International Year Of Astronomy 2009 – Yay! 😀
Space Rocks.. Free..