space telescope

ABSOLUTE ZERO: Cool Sites, Very Cool

Astronomy! Today, in honor of the Perseid Meteor Shower and other cool celestial happenings (Comet Ison and lots of planets in the sky) – a selection of websites devoted to astronomy, astronomical objects and the viewing thereof: Astronomy.com Website for the magazine of the same name and a good place to start Astronomy Picture of […]

A New Space Telescope Helps to Usher in a New Future

I think this is pretty cool.  A company with plans to mine asteroid, Planetary Resources, Inc., has just announced that they’re putting a telescope in space and they’re inviting the public to crowdfund it AND use it, too. The crowdfunding page with more information and videos is here, a mainstream news account is here, and […]

From the In Box 5/30/13

Warning for Authors Space Telescope Kickstarter Via Lawrence Santoro on Facebook we are informed that editor Tony Giangregorio is back.  Please read Lawrence’s blog post (which contains quite a bit of appropriate reference material) before considering submitting to certain markets. ~~~ Yesterday, Planetary Resources, the company that plans to harvest asteroids, hosted a livestreamed webcast […]