A ring-shaped warp drive device could transport a football-shape starship (center) to effective speeds faster than light. The concept was first proposed by Mexican physicist Miguel Alcubierre. Thoughts, Nasa, Trav'Lin Lights, Football Shap, Stars Trek, Warped Driving, Faster Than Lights Travel, Faster Than Lights Warped, Science
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Arches Cluster is the densest known star cluster in the Milky Way, and is located about 100 ly away from the center of our galaxy, in the constellation Sagittarius. The radius of the cluster is approx. 1 ly. It contains about 150 young, very hot stars - many times larger & more massive than our Sun. NASA Hubble.
~~Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A (NASA, Chandra) ~ for the first time, a multiwavelength three-dimensional (3-D) reconstruction of a supernova remnant has been created. This stunning visualization of Cassiopeia A (Cas A), the result of an explosion approximately 330 years ago by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center~~
Inside the Cupola, NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy, an Expedition 36 flight engineer, uses a 400mm lens on a digital still camera to photograph a target of opportunity on Earth some 250 miles below him and the International Space Station. Cassidy has been aboard the orbital outpost since late March and will continue his stay into September.