These great hollow globes of artificial super-metals, and artificial transparent adamant, ranged in size from the earliest and smallest structures, which were no bigger than a very small asteroid, to spheres considerably larger than the Earth. (Olaf Stapledon, STAR MAKER)
Monday, November 26, 2018
Launch to Orbit
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is a short video showing the launch of a cargo vehicle from the Baikonur Cosmodrome as seen from the International Space Station. Where have I seen that before?