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See the Moon Spin

See the moon revolve!  We only see one side of the moon, but NASA has made a video showing the moon spin. Nasa video footage shows what the moon would look like as it rotates. This view of the moon is impossible to see from your own back yard, because the moon is “tidally locked” to the Earth, meaning only one of its faces ever points toward the planet.… Read the rest

Be an Asteroid Mapper!

Be the first person to discover a feature on the dwarf planet Vesta! Like the desktop SETI, now see the new hi-res photos from the DAWN mission and send your discoveries back to NASA. Cool huh?

“Look close: count craters, discover boulder fields, mark unique features.”… Read the rest