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    Really cool space pictures from 2010

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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    VERY cool, love photos of space, especially of galaxies colliding. Thanks for sharing!


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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    That dude dangling from the space shuttle is nuckin futs!


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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    Anyone know what that "martian forest" is? Is that like methane ice crystals or something growing from a fissure?



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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    "Satellite orbiting like a boss" under Picture #8 = LOL



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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by Boxerdaddy View Post
    Anyone know what that "martian forest" is? Is that like methane ice crystals or something growing from a fissure?
    From the caption on that picture, martian forests are apparently found.... on Mars.

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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    lol at #13's caption



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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    This guy knows what the Martian Forest is




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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    Here's some more info on the Martian Forest:

    This image shows a region of sand dunes in the high northern latitudes on Mars. The features that look like bristles, and actually streaks on the crests of the dunes. In the winter, a layer of carbon dioxide ice covers the dunes, and in the spring as the sun warms the ice it evaporates. This is a very active process, and sand dislodged from the crests of the dunes cascades down, forming dark streaks.
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    HiRISE | Falling Material Kicks Up Cloud of Dust on Dunes (PSP_007962_2635)

    In this last pic (close up) you can see it is actually going down the back slope. In all the others it looked to me like it was rising up. Kinda cool!

    http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/images...2_2635_cut.jpg



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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    lol at #13's caption

    and #10

    It would be nice to know what star that really is? Maybe Alpha Centauri?


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    Re: Really cool space pictures from 2010

    "Far away Spiral Galaxies claimed to have earth-type planets with human life"
    Huh?



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