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Worth a Thousand Words: Jupiter's Great Red Spot

One year ago   |   By Happy Catholic

Jupiter's Great Red Spot, NASA As Voyager 1 flew by Jupiter, it captured this photo of the Great Red Spot. The Great Red Spot is an anti-cyclonic storm on Jupiter that can be likened to the worst hurricanes on Earth. An ancient storm, it is so large that three Earths could fit inside it. This photo, and others of Jupiter, allowed scientists to see different colors in clouds around the Great Red Spot which imply that the clouds swirl around the spot at varying altitudes. The Great Red Spot had been observed from Earth for hundreds of years, yet never before with this clarity and closeness...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Hutong Filter / ZAI

Hutong Filter / ZAI

Courtyard Looking North. Image Courtesy of ZAI Architects: ZAI Location: Beijing, China Category: Housing Design Team: Yihang Zhang Area: 20.0 m2 Project Year: 2015 Read more ...

Rainbow Clouds, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Rainbow Clouds, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Rainbow Clouds8x10 oil on canvas The living room walls were glowing from the light. I quickly grabbed my camera and ran outside and snapped some reference photos of this array... Read more ...

New "Sun's Bounty III" Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary...

New "Sun's Bounty III" Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley

"Sun's Bounty III" ©2019 Niki Gulley24" x 48" textured oil painting on wrap around canvas Sun's Bounty is inspired from the beautiful sunflower fields we visited in Provence... Read more ...

Stefano Boeri Architetti Creates a Vertical Forest for Tirana 2030 Master Plan

Stefano Boeri Architetti Creates a Vertical Forest for Tirana 2030 Master Plan

Tirana Vertical Forest. Image © Stefano Boeri Architetti Albania's capital city, Tirana , is slated to receive the country's first Vertical Forest in a scheme designed by... Read more ...

Storage Solution for Small Houses: Useful Examples

Storage Solution for Small Houses: Useful Examples

Cabin on the Border / SO? Architecture&Ideas. Image Cortesía de SO? Dense cities mean small homes. With more and more frequency we are forced to adapt to spaces within which... Read more ...

Izzy

Izzy

"Izzy" $265 framed Painting 13 of my 21-in-31 in March! This one will be with me at the Bayou City Art Festival in Houston, March 29-31, 2019 Izzy is from a donated photo... Read more ...

Cotton on the Levee: 1890

Cotton on the Levee: 1890

Along the Mississippi River circa 1890. "Cotton on the levee at New Orleans." 5x7 inch glass negative by William Henry Jackson. View full size. Read more ...

Crossing Canal: 1890

Crossing Canal: 1890

New Orleans circa 1890. "St. Charles Hotel from Canal Street." 5x7 inch glass negative by William Henry Jackson. View full size. Read more ...

These 13 Designs by IKEA Make Life Easier for Differently-Abled People

These 13 Designs by IKEA Make Life Easier for Differently-Abled People

ThisAbles Project. Image © IKEA / Milbat NGO / Access Israel Architects' general ignorance about the needs and requirements for people with special needs is worrisome. Beyond... Read more ...

WOJR Explores Symmetry in Woodland Pyramid House

WOJR Explores Symmetry in Woodland Pyramid House

House of the Woodland. Image Courtesy of D-Render Cambridge-based design practice WOJR has designed a woodland pyramid house grounded in framing and symmetry. Designed around... Read more ...