Posts filed under “Science”
Documentary unfolding the science behind the idea of six degrees of separation. Originally thought to be an urban myth, it now appears that anyone on the planet can be connected in just a few steps of association. Six degrees of separation is also at the heart of a major scientific breakthrough; that there might be a law which nature uses to organize itself and that now promises to solve some of its deepest mysteries.
Nrom Nat Geo’s Untamed Americas, this enormous school of mobular rays has arrived off the coast of Baja. About one minute into the video they take to the air.
That looks like fun! Weather permitting, I will be swimming with a pair of Manta Rays later today . . .
Two very different galaxies are drifting through space together in this image. The peculiar galaxy pair is called Arp 116 which is composed of a giant elliptical galaxy known as Messier 60 or M60 (C) and a much smaller spiral galaxy, NGC 4647 (upper right). Image by Handout / Reuters via Buzzfeed