Eclipse chaser recorded footage at 35,000 feet.
Alaska Airlines delayed a flight on Tuesday, March 8 so passengers could watch the total solar eclipse in mid-air. Amazing footage of the event comes from seat 6F, where American Astronomical Society’s Mike Kentrianakis was seated. A very enthusiastic Kentrianakis offers commentary on the event, describing the eclipse, especially the very beautiful “diamond ring” event.Read More
The Planetary Society is tracking candidates’ statements about the space program.
While the discussion about space travel has gained some momentum recently thanks to the accomplishments of NASA, the commercial space industry, and the popularity of recent films like The Martian and Gravity, it’s not a hot-button topic this election year. But shouldn't it be?Read More