World's oldest bug is a 425 million-yr-old millipede - from rock in Scotland, research done by Stephanie Suarez. https://news.utexas.edu/2020/05/27/worlds-oldest-bug-is-fossil-millipede-from-scotland/ @UTAustin @UHouston
When galaxies collide - 8 billion years of disruption, helps make solar systems. http://www.esa.int/Science_Exploration/Space_Science/Gaia/Galactic_crash_may_have_triggered_Solar_System_formation @esa
THE EAGLE HAS LANDED. Thanks to much to Mickey Sumner for helping get our precious cargo to her father. She’s also teamed up with Elizabeth to create a fundraiser in Domingo’s memory. All donations will benefit the National MS society.
Link to fundraiser: https://www.gofundme.com/f/the-domingo-santiago-fundraiser-to-fight-ms
Stargazer fish's usual habit is to bury themselves in sand, and leap upwards to ambush prey that pass overhead. This shot was captured by diver Will Soo earlier this year in the bay of Blairgowrie Pier, Melbourne, Australia https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/9365909/stargazer-fish-lurking-beneath-sand/
That's the kind of detail I like! Thanks @tony_bela https://twitter.com/InfographicN/status/1265641437074386945
Launch Day! Now if the weather will just cooperate ...
Watch here: https://www.nasa.gov/content/live-launch-america-nasas-spacex-demo-2-mission-to-the-international-space-station
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#LaunchAmerica: We’re sending U.S. astronauts to the @Space_Station on a U.S. rocket from U.S. soil at 4:33pm ET on Wednesday, May 27. Here’s how you can watch: https://www.nasa.gov/feature/how-to-stream-nasa-tv-and-launch-america/?utm_source=TWITTER&utm_medium=NASA&utm_campaign=NASASocial&linkId=89389709
Planet nurseries are beautiful.
Back-lit swirls in the Charioteer system, 520 light-yrs away.
Your iodine and lithium come from somewhere - the high Atacama Desert in Chile. Evaporation ponds look surreal from space. http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2020/05/Atacama_minerals @esa
This interesting chart shows how the tracks of all known hurricanes have never crossed the equator due to the Coriolis force https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=7079
Art and COVID life. This one’s my favourite. https://www.npr.org/2020/05/18/854388053/russian-speakers-imitate-art-in-a-time-of-coronavirus-confinement-on-facebook?t=1590076129865
We live in a cool neighborhood.
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