Tag Archives: earth

Night sky time lapse corrected to show earth moving rather than stars. Gorgeous.

Full screen, HD, you can thank me later.

“From the frame of reference of a human on earth, it can seem that the stars move across the night sky. In fact, it is just the rotation of the earth that constantly reveals new parts of the night sky.
By using software to track the stars and keep them still, the rotation of the earth is revealed.” More vids on Alex Rivest’s channel here.

(Via B3TA)

Religion over the last 5,000 years, a time-lapse map of the big five

NB: There are 19 major religions around the world today. These religions are subdivided into a total of 270 large religious groups. These groups divide further into thousands of off shoots.

MAN

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/56093731 w=700&h=390]

 

The boots.

What happens when the highest man in the solar system feels low…

Apart from anything else, this is a fantastic look at the ISS – mind-boggling!