Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy Holidays!

SOS is taking a year-end holiday break — Happy Holidays to all, see you in the new year!

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Casual Friday — another view of Comet Lovejoy

This week, from the International Space Station…

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Carnivalia — 12/14 – 12/20

The past week’s crop of (mostly) science-related blog carnivals…

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Casual Friday — Lovejoy, the little comet that could (survive)!

Fantastic video from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory — Comet Lovejoy traveled behind the Sun (through its upper atmosphere!), and survived the passage…

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Carnivalia — 12/7 – 12/13

A svelte but satisfying batch of science-related blog carnivals for your reading today…

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The scientific tourist #204 — pyrite

Fool’s gold — it’s not just for gold-hunters anymore…

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Carnivalia 11/30 – 12/06

The past week’s crop of science-related blog carnivals for your reading fun…

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The scientific tourist #203 — Swiftcurrent lake

This week’s photo comes to you from Swiftcurrent lake — a beautiful little lake in the Many Glacier region of Glacier National Park in Montana…

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Casual Friday — Curiosity on its way

I normally try to avoid repeating myself on posts here — but this week’s video is just too good to put off until later…

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