Black Rock Solar System

Models of our Solar System are rarely to scale. Film makers Wylie Overstreet and Alex Gorosh changed that. They built a to-scale model of the Solar System in the Black Rock desert of Nevada. There is actually another to-scale model: Sweden Solar System. Read more at:


National Geographic

Tech Times

Scientific American

Sweden Solar System

Build a Solar System Model

Wikipedia: Solar System | Sweden Solar System


NASA on Flickr

NASA goes flickr with 8400 Apollo images:


URL: The story about the NASA pictures

The Verge: Over 8400 images from NASA’s Moon mission on Flickr

Edit: Not really related but SpaceX has an account too!

Edit: It wasn’t NASA that uploaded those pictures. Read more at the above link.