US Space Shuttle Program Commemorated [Video]

This has to be one of the best collection of images of the US Space Shuttle Program anywhere — built into a video that describes the program, triumphs and failures. If you’ve got 45 minutes to spare, it’s worth a watch!

Atlantis on the Sun – Desktop Image

I felt the need for a new desktop image for my computers, now that the Apollo 11 excitement has died down, and I was tiring of my Apollo 8 Earthrise image.

I found this neat shot of Atlantis transiting the Sun, by Thierry Legault. The following sizes at the NASA site:

And my crops adjusted to fit my desktop sizes:
1280×1024 (crop)
1680×1050 (crop)

Thierry Legault