In what has to be one of the greatest engineering achievements in space history, the James Webb Space Telescope was unfolded from its stored configuration and bloomed into its full glory over a two-week period since its launch on Christmas day 2021.
AudioMo – Day 13 A Mandelbrot-inspired Improvisation in C Major
I downloaded an amazing Free 3D computer program called Mandelbulb 3D which can create Mandelbrot-based 3D computer graphics. I haven’t quite figured it out yet, but I thought I’d fire it up, opened up a formula called AboxShapes-Misty and used it to inspire me to improvise some otherworldly music. Don’t try to figure out what […]
#audiomo Installment 26 W is for Webb, the James Webb Space Telescope
Here is the 26th installment of #audiomo 2020 where I try my best to explain the incredible scientific initiative that is The James Webb Space Telescope. It was rather challenging to record a discussion of the JWST and do it justice it is such a huge endeavour. I will be re-exploring this telescope as it […]
#audiomo Installment 25 V is for Venus
In this installment we take a quick flyby of Venus, a once mysterious planet named after a Roman goddess of beauty, the truth however is altogether a different story. UPDATE: I erroneously stated the average temperature of Earth as 25 C, it is actually 16 C. and the 243th day in an Earth year is […]
#audiomo Installement 24, U is for UFOs.
In this AudioMo installment I tackle the history of a touchy subject, UFOs.I do make a few flubs, at one point I mention Stanton Freidman in regards to Betty and Barney Hill, go on to talk about him, but never mention how he was connected to them. He actually wrote the book “Capture”, which was […]
#audiomo Installment 23 – T is for Telescope
slandi takes you on a whirlwind tour of various types of telescopes in this ambitious 23rd installment of AudioMo 2020. Music: Theory of Everything by Pashok11 on Archive.org
#audiomo Installment 22 – Special No. 3 Rediscovering space
I’ve said it before, but this AudioMo series has reawakened my awe of everything space. Image by prettysleepy1 from Pixabay Music: MenuLoop by Pashok11 on Archive.org
#audiomo Installment 21 S is for Space sounds
Listen to this #AudioMo installment with headphones in a darkened room. 🙂 Music: Hitman by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3880-hitman License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Cover image by user Gerd Altmann (geralt-9301) from https://pixabay.com/
#AudioMo 2020 Installment 20 – R is for Rockets
This #AudioMo installment attempts to provide the history of rocketry in 15 minutes or so! Music: The Epic Orchestra rendition of Elton John’s Rocket man https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLq-9UOB2J0
#audiomo installment 18 & 19, mind your Ps and Qs, shallow diving into Particle physics and Quantum Mechanics.
Strap yourself in for this #AudioMo instalment, it’s going to be a wild ride that will blow your mind! I go out on the proverbial knowledge limb on this one and test my limits of rambling on off the top of my head and speaking without a net! Music: Beauty Flow by Kevin MacLeod Link: […]