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Distant Sun and Sunspot 1429

CERN Scientists created a COVID-19 Ventilator that runs on Batteries | wordlessTech

CERN Particle physicists propose stripped-down ventilator that runs on batteries, to help combat COVID-19. The design for this High Energy Ventilator (HEV)…

Third Quarter Moon and Temple of Poseidon

Third Quarter Moon and Temple of Poseidon | wordlessTech

The photo above shows what appears to be an impossibly large third quarter Moon sidling up to the approximately 2,500-year-old Temple of Poseidon in Sounion…

Fly me tiwice to the Moon

Bell V-280 Valor just made first Test Flight | wordlessTech

Bell V-280 Valor just made first Test Flight on wordlessTech | Bell’s V-280 Valor light aircraft-helicopter has flown with its tiltrotors in the horizontal/cruise mode for the first time. The Bell V-280 Valor has successfully completed the next milestone of its flight testing by flying in “cruise…

Supermoon this weekend

360-degree video takes you on an F-35 walkaround | wordlessTech

Take a walk around the F-35 with Lockheed Martin test pilot Tony “Brick” Wilson, the first pilot to conduct an F-35C arrested landing. [Lockheed Martin]…

Sacred Moon

Sacred Moon | wordlessTech

The photo above showing a persimmon colored Moon linking the spires of Ottobeuren Abbey in Ottobeuren, Bavaria, Germany was captured on June 26, 2010.

Acropolis, when the night falls

Tag: V12 | wordlessTech

V12 on wordlessTech

Reflection of Antelope Island in Great Salt Lake

Reflection of Antelope Island in Great Salt Lake | wordlessTech

The photo above showing Frary Peak on Antelope Island and its reflection in Utah’s Great Salt Lake was captured on March 11, 2012 from the Antelope Causeway…

Full moon

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Tierra Unica is a destination blogsite focusing on world travel, entertainment, cuisine, news, popular culture, sports, business, technology, Twitter, Facebook, humor, and events from around the world with an emphasis on the USA and South America (Peru, Argentina, Brazil, etc).

Katikies Hotel, Santorini Greece

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Kom Ombo Temple, Egypt

Kom Ombo

This photo from Aswan, Inland is titled 'Kom Ombo temple at night'.

Morris Island, Charleston, SC

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harvest moon

...a little bit about mister moon... In 2010, in the United States, the Harvest Moon happens in the early morning hours of Sept 23, only 5 1/2 hours after the autumnal equinox. Often, the Harvest Moon seems to be bigger...

Spectacular aurora from high activity on the Sun

Spectacular aurora from high activity on the Sun | wordlessTech

The Coronal Mass Ejections (CME) unleashed by active region 1429 initially hit Earth producing amazing displays of aurora like the one shown above over Iceland…

Lick Observatory Moonrise

Lick Observatory Moonrise | wordlessTech

The gorgeous Full Moon rose behind Mount Hamilton, as viewed from a well chosen location at sunset, east of San Jose, California on March 7.

Lightning in Grimsvötn volcano

Lightning in Grimsvötn volcano | wordlessTech

Lightning strikes in the erupting Grímsvötn volcano. The picture was taken from Orvar Atli Thorgeirsson, from the area of Sprengisandur…

Iceland’s Volcanoes erupting

Iceland’s Volcanoes erupting | wordlessTech

Grímsvötn volcano erupting on May 21. Six more volcanoes lie underneath Vatnajökull, Europe’s largest ice cap (in addition to Grímsvötn). Most of them are…

Licancabur volcano

Licancabur volcano | wordlessTech

Licancabur Volcano is located on the border between Chile and Bolivia. Photograph H.

Sunset Half Dome Lodge

Sunset Half Dome Lodge | wordlessTech

Half Dome is a granite dome in Yosemite National Park, located in northeastern Mariposa County, California, at the eastern end of Yosemite Valley — possibly…

Contrasting Cloud Layers

Contrasting Cloud Layers | wordlessTech

The photo above showing two contrasting cloud layers was taken while flying from New York City, New York to San Diego, California on the morning of April 5…

Crop circle in Marlborough Downs

Crop circle in Marlborough Downs | wordlessTech

In a field of barley, near The Ridgeway on the edge of the Marlborough Downs in Wiltshire, a new crop circle has been discovered. It is a complex triangular…

Sun eclipse and observers

Sun eclipse and observers | wordlessTech

During the May 2012 annular eclipse there was a group of astronomers and park rangers, observing the event from the Wahweap Lookout near Lake Powell, AZ.

Aurora in September

Aurora in September | wordlessTech

As the Sun crosses the celestial equator heading south, spring begins in the southern hemisphere and autumn in the north. And though the seasonal connection is…

Lunar Eclipse of December 10 over Pathenon

Lunar Eclipse of December 10 over Pathenon | wordlessTech

The image sequence above shows the partially eclipsed Moon rising over the Parthenon in Athens, Greece on December 10, 2011. Philopappou Hill…

City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia

City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia | wordlessTech

Here is a photo I took at the City of Arts & Sciences, Valencia, Spain. It was taken just after sunset, and shows the Umbracle (an IMAX cinema and exhibition…

Volcano and Aurora in Iceland

Volcano and Aurora in Iceland | wordlessTech

The volcano Hekla erupted at the same time that auroras were visible overheadIn, in 1991, in Iceland. Hekla, one of the most famous volcanoes in the world…

Distant Sun and Sunspot 1429

CERN Scientists created a COVID-19 Ventilator that runs on Batteries | wordlessTech

CERN Particle physicists propose stripped-down ventilator that runs on batteries, to help combat COVID-19. The design for this High Energy Ventilator (HEV)…

Third Quarter Moon and Temple of Poseidon

Third Quarter Moon and Temple of Poseidon | wordlessTech

The photo above shows what appears to be an impossibly large third quarter Moon sidling up to the approximately 2,500-year-old Temple of Poseidon in Sounion…

Fly me tiwice to the Moon

Bell V-280 Valor just made first Test Flight | wordlessTech

Bell V-280 Valor just made first Test Flight on wordlessTech | Bell’s V-280 Valor light aircraft-helicopter has flown with its tiltrotors in the horizontal/cruise mode for the first time. The Bell V-280 Valor has successfully completed the next milestone of its flight testing by flying in “cruise…

Supermoon this weekend

360-degree video takes you on an F-35 walkaround | wordlessTech

Take a walk around the F-35 with Lockheed Martin test pilot Tony “Brick” Wilson, the first pilot to conduct an F-35C arrested landing. [Lockheed Martin]…

Sacred Moon

Sacred Moon | wordlessTech

The photo above showing a persimmon colored Moon linking the spires of Ottobeuren Abbey in Ottobeuren, Bavaria, Germany was captured on June 26, 2010.

Acropolis, when the night falls

Tag: V12 | wordlessTech

V12 on wordlessTech

Reflection of Antelope Island in Great Salt Lake

Reflection of Antelope Island in Great Salt Lake | wordlessTech

The photo above showing Frary Peak on Antelope Island and its reflection in Utah’s Great Salt Lake was captured on March 11, 2012 from the Antelope Causeway…

Full moon

Tierra Unica

Tierra Unica is a destination blogsite focusing on world travel, entertainment, cuisine, news, popular culture, sports, business, technology, Twitter, Facebook, humor, and events from around the world with an emphasis on the USA and South America (Peru, Argentina, Brazil, etc).

Katikies Hotel, Santorini Greece

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- trends

Kom Ombo Temple, Egypt

Kom Ombo

This photo from Aswan, Inland is titled 'Kom Ombo temple at night'.

Morris Island, Charleston, SC

charlestonsouthernhomes.com

This

shimmer

harvest moon

...a little bit about mister moon... In 2010, in the United States, the Harvest Moon happens in the early morning hours of Sept 23, only 5 1/2 hours after the autumnal equinox. Often, the Harvest Moon seems to be bigger...

Spectacular aurora from high activity on the Sun

Spectacular aurora from high activity on the Sun | wordlessTech

The Coronal Mass Ejections (CME) unleashed by active region 1429 initially hit Earth producing amazing displays of aurora like the one shown above over Iceland…

Lick Observatory Moonrise

Lick Observatory Moonrise | wordlessTech

The gorgeous Full Moon rose behind Mount Hamilton, as viewed from a well chosen location at sunset, east of San Jose, California on March 7.

Lightning in Grimsvötn volcano

Lightning in Grimsvötn volcano | wordlessTech

Lightning strikes in the erupting Grímsvötn volcano. The picture was taken from Orvar Atli Thorgeirsson, from the area of Sprengisandur…

Iceland’s Volcanoes erupting

Iceland’s Volcanoes erupting | wordlessTech

Grímsvötn volcano erupting on May 21. Six more volcanoes lie underneath Vatnajökull, Europe’s largest ice cap (in addition to Grímsvötn). Most of them are…