Different Types of Neurons (click to enlarge). A. Purkinje cell B. Granule cell C. Motor neuron D. Tripolar neuron E. Pyramidal Cell F. Chandelier cell G. Spindle neuron H. Stellate cell (Credit: Ferris Jabr; based on reconstructions and drawings by ...
Alan Friedman is a photographer who takes amazing pictures of the Sun. While others were out celebrating Cinco de Mayo this past weekend, he was outside taking another jaw-dropping image of the nearest star in the Universe: Yegads!
I'd like to add to the recent wave of eulogies in honor of Paul Fussell, poetry and culture critic, veteran of the Second World War and author of a classic study on the First, who died this past week at age 88.
Cool, huh? It's based on pictures he took in Death Valley, which has a lot of similarities to the Red Planet. I love Dan's stuff (more of his work is featured in the links listed in Related Posts, below).
Today's the eclipse! I'm excited, though our weather here in Boulder has been fairly touch-and-go the past few weeks. I'm hoping for clear skies so I can see it; I got my eclipse glasses in the mail yesterday, so I'm all set.