NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has been orbiting Mars since 2006, but some recent pictures taken by the powerful camera aboard this vessel are giving us something new to consider. The camera, HiRISE, allows us to see extremely detailed images from the Mars and showed some craters that give scientists reason to believe there is presence

The Luck of The Irish…in Space?

Thursday, 17 March 2011 by

Many people celebrate the traditionally Irish holiday of St. Patrick’s day by wearing green and attending festivals or other fun events. To honor old St. Pat here on the Space Log, we’re showing you an image of his homeland, Ireland, that was taken from space! It isn’t hard to see why Ireland is nicknamed “the