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How Do We Know The Shape Of Our Galaxy?

How Do We Know The Shape Of Our Galaxy?

Our Solar System’s Milky Way neighborhood just went upscale. We reside between two major spiral arms of our home galaxy, in a structure called the Local Arm. New research using the ultra-sharp radio vision of the National Science Foundation’s Very...

Seven worlds orbit the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1, a mere 40 light-years away. In May 2016 astronomers using the Transiting Planets and Planetesimals Small Telescope (TRAPPIST) announced the discovery of three planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system. Just announced, additional confirmations and discoveries by the Spitzer Space Telescope and supporting ESO ground-based telescopes have increased the number of known planets to seven. The TRAPPIST-1 planets are likely all rocky and similar in size…

Seven worlds orbit the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1, a mere 40 light-years away. In May 2016 astronomers using the Transiting Planets and Planetesimals Small Telescope (TRAPPIST) announced the discovery of three planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system. Just announced, additional confirmations and discoveries by the Spitzer Space Telescope and supporting ESO ground-based telescopes have increased the number of known planets to seven. The TRAPPIST-1 planets are likely all rocky and similar in size…

According to military records, Hurt enlisted when he was eighteen years old, as a private in the 6th TN Infantry, Company H (Southern Guards), in Jackson, TN, in May 1861.  In October 1863 Hurt became an adjutant for the 46th/55th TN Infantry at Mobile, Alabama. His regiment joined Quarles Brigade in the defense of Atlanta. He somehow managed to escape the disaster at Ezra hurch his regiment saw, however, he would not be so lucky at Franklin (30 November 1864).

According to military records, Hurt enlisted when he was eighteen years old, as a private in the 6th TN Infantry, Company H (Southern Guards), in Jackson, TN, in May 1861. In October 1863 Hurt became an adjutant for the 46th/55th TN Infantry at Mobile, Alabama. His regiment joined Quarles Brigade in the defense of Atlanta. He somehow managed to escape the disaster at Ezra hurch his regiment saw, however, he would not be so lucky at Franklin (30 November 1864).

Robert M. Drake http://instagram.com/rmdrk https://www.facebook.com/rmdrk #555 by Robert M. Drake #rmdrake @rmdrk Beautiful chaos is now available through my etsy.

Robert M. Drake http://instagram.com/rmdrk https://www.facebook.com/rmdrk #555 by Robert M. Drake #rmdrake @rmdrk Beautiful chaos is now available through my etsy.

milky way galaxy | Milky Way Galaxy (Robert Hurt, SSC/JPL/Caltech)) | Flickr - Photo ...

milky way galaxy | Milky Way Galaxy (Robert Hurt, SSC/JPL/Caltech)) | Flickr - Photo ...

R. Crumb made a series of card about Mississippi Delta blues artists, like one of my favorites, Mississippi John Hurt. He must be a huge fan to do so much research and work on each card.  The country music cards are great too.

R. Crumb made a series of card about Mississippi Delta blues artists, like one of my favorites, Mississippi John Hurt. He must be a huge fan to do so much research and work on each card. The country music cards are great too.

See Explanation.  Clicking on the picture will download   the highest resolution version available.

See Explanation. Clicking on the picture will download the highest resolution version available.

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future. -Robert H. Schuller #quote #quoteoftheday

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future. -Robert H. Schuller #quote #quoteoftheday

Visualization Scientist Robert Hurt Takes NASA’s Space Images And Makes Them Beautiful | Popular Photography

Visualization Scientist Robert Hurt Takes NASA’s Space Images And Makes Them Beautiful

Visualization Scientist Robert Hurt Takes NASA’s Space Images And Makes Them Beautiful | Popular Photography

Les soldats américains débarquent en Normandie, le 6 juin 1944. (AFP)

70 ans après : les 12 mystères du Débarquement

Les soldats américains débarquent en Normandie, le 6 juin 1944. (AFP)

WASHINGTON -- After the House of Representatives voted to cut food stamp funding by 5 percent last week, Rep. Robert Hurt (R-Va.) trumpeted the legislation's work requirements for nutrition assistance. "Not only does this legislation restore the integrity of this safety-net program and encourage beneficiaries to become more self-sufficient, but it will also ensure that the benefits are available to those who need them most," Hurt said in a statement on his website.

GOP Rep Says His Constituents Could Dodge Food Stamp Cuts

WASHINGTON -- After the House of Representatives voted to cut food stamp funding by 5 percent last week, Rep. Robert Hurt (R-Va.) trumpeted the legislation's work requirements for nutrition assistance. "Not only does this legislation restore the integrity of this safety-net program and encourage beneficiaries to become more self-sufficient, but it will also ensure that the benefits are available to those who need them most," Hurt said in a statement on his website.

:) love it.. This boy is a fighter, and he's a heck of a lot more encouraging than anyone else I know.

:) love it.. This boy is a fighter, and he's a heck of a lot more encouraging than anyone else I know.