More ideas from amos
Space Telescope or Transformer?The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a large, infrared-optimized space telescope. The project is working to a 2018 launch date By NASA Goddard Photo and Video

Everything is bigger in Texas and a life-sized model of the world's largest space telescope, NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will be on display at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival

Mars

This Graphic Shows All the Ways Mars Will Try to Kill Us If We Ever Get ThereMars is the solar system’s it planet, what with breakthrough reports of Martian water and a blockbuster movie about a Red.

Forget Mars. Here’s Where We Should Build Our First Off-World Colonies

Forget Mars, here's where we should be building our off world colonies

A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, and covered a greater portion of the planet’s surface than the Atlantic Ocean does on Earth, according to new results published today. http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1509/

THE big question . there is water on Mars but are there hot tubs? A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, and covered a greater portion of the planet’s surface than the Atlantic Ocean does on Earth

How Interstellar Space Travel Works (Infographic) by Karl Tate, SPACE.com Infographics Artist

How Interstellar Space Travel Works (Infographic) -- To understand the difficulty of interstellar travel, one must comprehend the incredible distance involved.

In honor of NASA's 55th Anniversary we put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions through 2030.

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030 In honor of NASA's Anniversary we put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions through Do you think man will travel to Mars by

NASA's Giant Space Colony Concepts Explained

In the NASA scientists studied the possibilities of building giant space colonies. See how colossal space communities would work.

Terraforming Mars #mars #planet #terraforming #water

see Kim Stanley Robinson's trilogy: Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars (read 'em, but so long. so very, very long. perhaps in some type of competition with Tolkien.