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[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regiomontanus, seated beneath an armillary sphere and surrounded by decorated border]

[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regio...

Frontspiece in: Epytoma in Almagestum / Regiomontus. Venice : J. Hammam, 1496. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 29.

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1581 / 1620

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

1586 / 1625

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Gheyn, Jacques de (1565)

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

1586 / 1625

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam  (1591-1666)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam (1591-1666)

Stecher: Wolfgang, Georg Andreas (1631)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam  (1591-1666)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam (1591-1666)

Zeichner: Steger, Johann (1663) Stecher: Lang, Moritz faktischer Entstehungsort: Wien

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Stecher: Clouwet, Peeter

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Stecher: Wolfgang, Georg Andreas (1631)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam  (1591-1666)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam (1591-1666)

Zeichner: Steger, Johann (1663) Stecher: Lang, Moritz faktischer Entstehungsort: Wien

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: David, Jérôme Radierer: David, Jérôme Datierung: 1601 / 1666

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

unbekannter Künstler

An Oriental Astronomer in His Study

An Oriental Astronomer in His Study

Martin Johann Schmidt (Austrian, Grafenwörth 1718–1801 Stein)

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Verlag: Michel Odieuvre Erben Verlagsort: Paris

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through telescope, 1775]

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

map from "Teneriffe; an astronomer's experiment; or specialities of a residence above the clouds ... Illustrated with Photo-stereographs"

map from "Teneriffe; an astronomer's experiment; or specialities of a ...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from "Teneriffe; an astronomer's experiment; or specialities of a residence above the clouds ... Illustrated with Photo-stereographs". The title and subject terms of t... more

August Mattsson i unga år.
Foto troligen från 1860-talet.

August Mattsson i unga år. Foto troligen från 1860-talet.

August Mattsson i unga år. Foto troligen från 1860-talet.

The astronomer

The astronomer

Purchase; (DLC/PP-1982:125.1). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Aesop's Fables, p. 238.

Astronomer (to prospective customer): Laze an Gemlen, nows de time to see de planet o' Wenus luminated in all her glory ...

Astronomer (to prospective customer): Laze an Gemlen, nows de time to ...

(DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "An Astronomical observation," Harper's bazaar, 19:444 (July 2, 1886).

S:t Eriks Lervarufabriker under uppförande, kvarteret Grenen, Luthagen, Uppsala 1909

S:t Eriks Lervarufabriker under uppförande, kvarteret Grenen, Luthagen...

S:t Eriks Lervarufabriker under uppförande, kvarteret Grenen, Luthagen, Uppsala 1909

Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941), sitting at desk

Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941), sitting at desk

Description: First hired by Harvard College Observatory to carry out astronomical calculations, Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941) eventually became one of the foremost American astronomers, known especially for her... more

Prof. J.C. Hammond, astronomer at the Naval Observatory

Prof. J.C. Hammond, astronomer at the Naval Observatory

Photograph shows Professor J.C. Hammond at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

Bengt Strömgren, astronomer, Yerkes Observatory, Wisconsin / World Telegram & Sun photo by Roger Higgins.

Bengt Strömgren, astronomer, Yerkes Observatory, Wisconsin / World Tel...

Bengt Strömgren, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft ARC-1979-AC79-0763-2

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to...

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft

Astronomer at C-141 KAO workstation (rack) during flight of Harper Flange package ARC-1979-AC79-0763-1

Astronomer at C-141 KAO workstation (rack) during flight of Harper Fla...

Astronomer at C-141 KAO workstation (rack) during flight of Harper Flange package

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft (Lowenstein) ARC-1979-AC79-0763-4

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to...

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft (Lowenstein)

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft ARC-1979-AC79-0763-3

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to...

Astronomer checks out his experment package (Harper Flange) mounted to Telescope in C-141 KAO Aircraft

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer poses beside the 26-inch refracting telescope at the U.S. Naval Observatory. The Naval Observatory's two main functions are tracking star movements and keeping precise time. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer poses beside ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer looks through the 26-inch refracting telescope at the U.S. Naval Observatory. The Naval Observatory's two main functions are tracking star movements and keeping precise time. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer looks through...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer operates the restored 12-inch Alvan Clark telescope (built in 1892) at the U.S. Naval Observatory. The Naval Observatory's two main functions are tracking star movements and keeping precise time. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer operates the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer looks through the 26-inch refracting telescope at the U.S. Naval Observatory. The Naval Observatory's two main functions are tracking star movements and keeping precise time. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2 (AC) Scott M. Allen Washington, D.C....An astronomer looks through...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Building. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc229

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast an...

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Build... more

From left, Bruce Moriarty, first assistant director; Robert Zemeckis, director/producer; Don Burgess, director of photography; and other Warner Bros. crew members oversee the filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc226

From left, Bruce Moriarty, first assistant director; Robert Zemeckis, ...

From left, Bruce Moriarty, first assistant director; Robert Zemeckis, director/producer; Don Burgess, director of photography; and other Warner Bros. crew members oversee the filming of scenes for the movie "Co... more

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Building. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc230

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast an...

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Build... more

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Building. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc231

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast an...

The filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" by Warner Bros.' cast and crew at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29 is captured by cameras on the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Build... more

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc227

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming ...

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. -- Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The screenplay for "Contact" is based o... more

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc225

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner B...

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The scr... more

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc228

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner B...

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 29. The scr... more

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc235

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact"...

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by th... more

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc233

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner B...

With the Vehicle Assembly Building looming in the background, Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The scr... more

Robert Zemeckis, director/producer, and other Warner Bros. crew members oversee the filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc234

Robert Zemeckis, director/producer, and other Warner Bros. crew member...

Robert Zemeckis, director/producer, and other Warner Bros. crew members oversee the filming of scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay... more

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by the late astronomer Carl Sagan. The cast includes Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, John Hurt, James Woods, Tom Skerritt, David Morse, William Fichtner, Rob Lowe and Angela Bassett. Described by Warner Bros. as a science fiction drama, "Contact" will depict humankind's first encounter with evidence of extraterrestrial life KSC-97pc232

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact"...

Warner Bros.' cast and crew are filming scenes for the movie "Contact" at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39 Press Site on January 30. The screenplay for "Contact" is based on the best-selling novel by th... more

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-03

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools Documentation Technology Branch Video communications van (code-JIT)          David Maurantonio, Paul Langston ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-04

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools Documentation Technology Branch Video communications van (code-JI... more

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-07

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools Paul Langston, Videographer operates camera ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-12

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools Paul Langston, Videographer operates camera

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-11

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-10

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-06

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-09

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools

Sun Earth Day Webcast - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortefield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and Visiting Students from San Francisco Area Schools ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-13

Sun Earth Day Webcast - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortefield, Astronomer Stan...

Sun Earth Day Webcast - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortefield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and Visiting Students from San Francisco Area Schools

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools David Maurantonio, Videographer operates camera ARC-2002-ACD02-0055-02

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanf...

Sun-Earth Day WEBCAST - NASA TV; Host Paul Mortfield, Astronomer Stanford Solar Center and visiting students from San Francisco Bay Area Schools David Maurantonio, Videographer operates camera

Southwest Research Institute astronomer Dan Durda checks the alignment of the SWUIS-A Xybion digital camera mounted in the rear cockpit of a NASA Dryden F/A-18B before taking off on an astronomy mission. EC02-0072-20

Southwest Research Institute astronomer Dan Durda checks the alignment...

Southwest Research Institute astronomer Dan Durda checks the alignment of the SWUIS-A Xybion digital camera mounted in the rear cockpit of a NASA Dryden F/A-18B before taking off on an astronomy mission.

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand staircase, Philip Martiny. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand...

Photo shows "An Electrician, with a star of electric rays shining on his brow and a telephone receiver at his ear. An Astronomer, with a telescope and a globe, encircled by the signs of the zodiac that he is m... more

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand staircase by Philip Martiny. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand...

Photo shows "An Electrician, with a star of electric rays shining on his brow and a telephone receiver at his ear. An Astronomer, with a telescope and a globe, encircled by the signs of the zodiac that he is m... more

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand staircase, Philip Martiny. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (electrician and astronomer) on the Grand...

Photo shows "An Electrician, with a star of electric rays shining on his brow and a telephone receiver at his ear; an Astronomer, with a telescope and a globe, encircled by the signs of the zodiac that he is me... more

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (physician, electrician, and astronomer) on the grand staircase, Philip Martiny. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Great Hall. Detail of putti (physician, electrician, and astronomer) ...

Photo shows "A Physician, grinding drugs in a mortar, with a distilling vessel beside him, and the serpent sacred to medicine; an Electrician, with a star of electric rays shining on his brow and a telephone re... more

Disability Awareness Activity

Disability Awareness Activity

Astronomer Dr. Richard Griffiths, left, talks to students from the Maryland School for the Blind and others during a visit to NASA Headquarters in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009. Seven students from the M... more

MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTER ASTRONOMER BILL COOKE AND WEBMASTER BROOKE BOEN CONDUCTING A LIVE CHAT ON THE PERSEIDS METEOR SHOWER. 1001422

MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTER ASTRONOMER BILL COOKE AND WEBMASTER BROOK...

MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTER ASTRONOMER BILL COOKE AND WEBMASTER BROOKE BOEN CONDUCTING A LIVE CHAT ON THE PERSEIDS METEOR SHOWER.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – A panel session for participants in the International Space University's Space Studies Program 2012, or SSP, is held in the Operations Support Building II at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.  From left are Pete Worden, director, NASA Ames Research Center Yvonne Pendleton, observational astronomer, NASA Ames Research Center Scott Hubbard, professor, Stanford University Bill Nye, CEO, The Planetary Society and George Tahu, NASA program executive, Planetary Science Division, NASA Headquarters.    The Soffen Memorial Panel session provided the opportunity for participants to engage with today's leaders in the planetary science field. The panel session is named in honor of Gerald Soffen, NASA scientist and leader of NASA's Viking Mars mission. The nine-week intensive SSP course is designed for post-graduate university students and professionals during the summer. The program is hosted by a different country each year, providing a unique educational experience for participants from around the globe. NASA Kennedy Space Center and Florida Tech are co-hosting this year's event which runs from June 4 to Aug. 3. For more information about the International Space University, visit http://www.isunet.edu.  Photo credit: NASA/Tim Jacobs KSC-2012-3323

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – A panel session for participants in the Interna...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – A panel session for participants in the International Space University's Space Studies Program 2012, or SSP, is held in the Operations Support Building II at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center i... more

An Astronomer Fantasy: Planets in the Lab

An Astronomer Fantasy: Planets in the Lab

In this image, an artistic version of a hot Jupiter inspired by computer simulations has been inserted into a photo showing a Spitzer researcher, Heather Knutson, in a laboratory. NASA/JPL-Caltech

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Buchhorn, Ludwig

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Desrochers, Etienne Verleger: Desrochers, Etienne Datierung: 1701 / 1733 Verlagsort: Paris

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Buchhorn, Ludwig

August Mattssons sittande läser Stockholms Tidning.

August Mattssons sittande läser Stockholms Tidning.

August Mattssons sittande läser Stockholms Tidning.

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Appold, Johann Leonhard Verlag: Lloyd Triestino Datierung: 1849 / 1858 Verlagsort: Triest

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Leitung: Landon, Charles Paul unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1801 / 1825

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Radierer: François, Jean-Charles Datierung: 1761 / 1765

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

unbekannter Künstler Datierung: 1770 / 1800

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Appold, Johann Leonhard Verlag: Lloyd Triestino Datierung: 1849 / 1858 Verlagsort: Triest

August Mattsson på äldre dar.

August Mattsson på äldre dar.

August Mattsson på äldre dar.

Brahe, Tycho

Brahe, Tycho

Stecher: Falck, Jeremias Datierung: 1626 / 1675

Cecilia Helena Payne Gaposchkin (1900-1979)

Cecilia Helena Payne Gaposchkin (1900-1979)

Subject: Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena Payne 1900-. Harvard College Observatory..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Topic: Astrophysics. Women scientists..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1328]..Summary: Cec... more

SIA2008-3368

SIA2008-3368

90-105, 9A, "Portraits, Har"; "From 1916 to 1957, Harvard College astronomer Margaret Harwood (1885-1979) directed the Maria Mitchell Observatory on Nantucket Island, and ran its female-founded and female-run n... more