Stratospheric nacre clouds
Lovely glow up high
Bear … 01.16.2015
The Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM) mission will provide the first detailed exploration of Earth’s unique and elusive noctilucent or night shining clouds that are found literally on the “edge of space.” Located near the top of the Earth’s mesosphere (the region just above the stratosphere), very little is known about how these polar mesospheric clouds form or why they vary. They are being seen at lower latitudes than ever before and have been growing brighter and more frequent, leading some scientists to suggest that this recent increase may be the direct result of human-induced climate change. The mission is led by Dr. James Russell of the Center for Atmospheric Sciences at Hampton University.
Music by The Chromatics: http://www.thechromatics.com/
For more info: http://www.nasa.gov/aim/ http://aim.hamptonu.edu/
Johnny chose RACE AGAINST TIME as our music theme for this first day of the year 2015
Are we in a RACE AGAINST TIME to rush down the Road to Revelation or to escape the Road to Revelation?
ROAD TO REVELATION — Two Steps From Hell
The next Music Theme shall be chosen by Lisa of The Light.
HAPPY NEW YEAR a message of PEACE from NASA
* Rising in the East http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=84950&src=eoa-iotd
The survival clock of humanity says we are in our last hour, unless we learn to live together.
MIDNIGHT — Cinderella — Prokofiev — Ukrainian State Symphony Orchestra
This is a RACE AGAINST TIME that we must STOP.
A Time-Lapse Map of Every Nuclear Explosion Since 1945 — Isao Hashimoto
“… time-lapse map of the 2053 nuclear explosions which have taken place between 1945 and 1998, beginning with the Manhattan Project’s “Trinity” test near Los Alamos and concluding with Pakistan’s nuclear tests in May of 1998. This leaves out North Korea’s two alleged nuclear tests in this past decade …”
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Are we in a RACE AGAINST TIME to pay the Piper, before it is too late for the children?
RATS — – Pied Piper of Hamlin — Walt Disney’s Fables — King Kong Was A Rat
Does being in a RACE AGAINST TIME mean there is No Time For Caution? Is that a sensible way to behave?
NO TIME FOR CAUTION — Interstellar OST –Hans Zimmer
Are we cursed with an inevitable RACE AGAINST TIME with a pre-ordained ending?
The Spindle’s Power – Maleficent OST – James Newton Howard
Is the RACE AGAINST TIME a race to stop certain misguided or evil individuals? Is this possible?
THE DARK KNIGHT — Batman OST — Hans Zimmer
Is a RACE AGAINST TIME merely a paranoid illusion? Is our worst enemy ourselves?
MY ENEMY — Paranoia — Electro Suite — The Amazing Spiderman 2 OST — Hans Zimmer — Pharrell Williams — The Magnificent Six — Johnny Marr
The White Rabbit’s RACE AGAINST TIME led Alice into another world.
I’M LATE, I’M LATE and THROUGH THE RABBIT HOLE — Alice In Wonderland OST — Lewis Caroll — Walt Disney
Here is another way of looking at the White Rabbit and his RACE AGAINST TIME.
WHITE RABBIT — Jefferson Airplane — Grace Slick
All things are influenced by being observed, by awareness, and measurements, including whether it is even a real concept to have a RACE AGAINST TIME.
THE QUANTUM ENIGMA — KINGDOM OF HEAVEN Part II — Epica
For the cooling rain and morning mists, I am grateful.
Morning Mist and East Gate ⓒBearspawprint2014
Wen Dey Ya Ho — Cherokee Morning Song — Walela 4min. 31sec.
October Light ⓒBearspawprint2014
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______________________________ “Our planet, even our galaxy, is like tiny speck of sand on an immense ocean beach, perhaps without end. In 1996 astronomers pointed the Hubble Space Telescope at what appeared to be absolutely nothing and left it there for 10 days; and then, in 2004, they did it again for 11 days. This time they pointed the Hubble toward another seemingly black, empty nothing area. Tony Darnell describes what Hubble revealed in those areas of nothingness. they made the images Hubble recorded into a 3-D presentation. Remember the speed of light is 186,000 miles/second. when light travels at that speed for an entire year, that is equal to one light-year. the meaning of what Hubble found is beyond comprehension.” 4min.16sec.
Thanksgiving Paths Across The USA 2013 — NASA: > Read More
____________________________ ← I AM GRATEFUL
______________________________ Homeward Bound – Nox Arcana 2min. 58sec.
____________________________ Thank You →
____________________________ Going Home — music: Largo from 9th Symphony “From the New World” by Antonín Leopold Dvořák — words by William Arms Fisher — sung by Libera 4min. 22sec.
_____________________________ These links are to home-pages …. always a pleasure and interesting with these Music Theme-ists Maddie: 1EarthUnited Johnny: Johnny Ojanpera Johnny has chosen — SPITE — for next week. Lisa: Lisa + Music Theme – Attitude of Gratitude Willow: willowdot21
_____________________________ ॐ I AM GRATEFUL FOR SO VERY MUCH. THANK YOU FOR ALL YOU HAVE DONE.
Looks terribly cold and bleak . Just seeing the picture makes me want another layer of clothing. I hope that you all have what you need to stay warm. Bear
This image of the Transantarctic Mountains was taken from the NASA P-3 airborne laboratory on Nov. 27, 2013, near the end of the 2013 IceBridge Antarctic campaign. NASA’s Operation IceBridge images Earth’s polar ice in unprecedented detail to better understand processes that connect the polar regions with the global climate system. IceBridge utilizes a highly specialized fleet of research aircraft and the most sophisticated suite of innovative science instruments ever assembled to characterize annual changes in thickness of sea ice, glaciers, and ice sheets. In addition, IceBridge collects critical data used to predict the response of earth’s polar ice to climate change and resulting sea-level rise. IceBridge also helps bridge the gap in polar observations between NASA’s ICESat satellite missions. > About IceBridge Image Credit: NASA / Michael Studinger
Data from a NASA airborne science mission reveals evidence of a large and previously unknown canyon hidden under a mile of Greenland ice.
The canyon has the characteristics of a winding river channel and is at least 460 miles (750 kilometers) long, making it longer than the Grand Canyon. In some places, it is as deep as 2,600 feet (800 meters), on scale with segments of the Grand Canyon. This immense feature is thought to predate the ice sheet that has covered Greenland for the last few million years.
“One might assume that the landscape of the Earth has been fully explored and mapped,” said Jonathan Bamber, professor of physical geography at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom, and lead author of the study. “Our research shows there’s still a lot left to discover.”