Tag Archives: Space

A new wave of expert

Zooniverse first emerged with Planet Hunters in December 2010.┬áZooniverse is a collection of web-based citizen science projects that use the efforts of volunteers from all around the globe to help researchers deal with floods of data. Planet Hunters sifted through … Continue reading

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Whirlpool Galaxy as seen in 1845

Whirlpool Galaxy, Lord Rosse 1845 Drawing of the Whirlpool Galaxy as seen through a 72 inch telescope in Ireland, by William Parsons (Lord Rosse) in 1845. Estimated to be 23 ┬▒ 4 million light-years away from the Milky Way. Whirlpool … Continue reading

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Carey Young

Report of the Legal Subcommittee From artist website: Report of the Legal Subcommittee (2010) is a print featuring a map of the stars, together with a found transcription of a recent United Nations meeting in which various international delegations declare … Continue reading

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