Daily Archives: December 18, 2013

Picture of the Day – Rocky Mountain National Park in Winter.

December 18, 2013 – Rocky Mountain National Park in Winter: The mixture of blowing snow and clouds creates a wintery scene on the divide in Rocky Mountain National Park – Colorado. Clouds form due to orographic lift, when air masses … Continue reading

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The Surface of the Asteroid Vesta in Color.

December 18, 2013 – The Surface of the Asteroid Vesta in Color: This colorful composite image from NASA’s Dawn mission shows the flow of material inside and outside a crater called Aelia on the giant asteroid Vesta. The area is … Continue reading

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