Category: weather

A resupply mission arrives on Mars in a nick of time, illustrated by Ron Miller.

Clipped from Philips’ Pictorial Atlas of the World Showing Where and How People Live, from The London Geographical Institute, edited by George Philip, 1935.

Clipped from Adventure on Space Station Freedom, created by Mandred “Dutch” von Ehrenfried, art by Mike Roy, courtesy of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Illustration from L’Atmosphère et les grands phénomènes de la nature by Camille Flamarrion, published by Hachette, 1905.

Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Voyager 2 probe on July 7, 1979. (via)

November 14, 1969 – Suited-up and ready to go, Apollo 12 astronauts Dick Gordon, Alan Bean, and Pete Conrad exit the transfer van after arriving at the launch pad. Rain or shine, these men are going to space. (NASA)

August 13, 2004 – Hurricane Charley photographed from the International Space Station. (NASA)

Lightning over London, 1932.

(via Darran Anderson)

A storm rages on Mars in late 1970s NASA art by Ren Wicks.