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TinyMos: Astrophotography To Go

I love photography. Thereโ€™s something about the challenge of framing a perfect image that appeals to my artistic side. Although I have had great success with capturing everyday subjects like people, landscapes and flowers, I will be the first to admit that I have not been overly successful when it comes to photographing objects in […]

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Space Music: Solarbeat

As a former graphic designer, I have always loved interactive projects. That’s why I was ecstatic when I found the interactive musical project created by Luke Twyman and Whitevinyl! SolarBeat features musical chords using the real orbital frequencies of the eight planets along with the dwarf planets Ceres and Pluto. The tunes can be adjusted […]

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Why Space Needs Marketers

I have been a proponent of space and space travel for years. Very few of my friends seem to share my love for stars and planets. I often wondered why. How could they not understand the thrill of worlds beyond ours? Why are the stars a taboo subject, only to be discussed amongst scientists and […]

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Exoplanetary Exploration 101

Exoplanets are the new cool kids when it comes to astronomical discovery. As our ability to search through the vastness of space increases, we continue to find ourselves faced with an ever expanding potential of discovering planets that could look and behave a lot like Earth. That’s all fine and dandy, but wouldn’t you rather […]

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Planets Outside of Our Solar System

I was in awe when I first encountered this video. The visuals and music are exceptionally done. It illustrates just far we have come since mankind pointed curved glass towards the sky. The video is a visualization of 1,705 planets in 685 systems as of November 24, 2015, found by Kepler. As of today, (Mar […]

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Solar Republic – Year of the Sun Playlist

The Solar Republic – Year of the Sun playlist is my humble opinion, by one of the best space playlists you’ll find online. The playlist was inspired by the card game Solar Republic, based upon the planets, moons, and Sun of our Solar System. Playlist includes contemporary trip-hop, indie, and NASA soundbites. Perfect to capture […]

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