Tag: digital images

ESA’s cool new interactive comet visualization tool based on amateur imaging work with open data

A terrific new visualization tool for comet 67/P Churyumov-Gerasimenko demonstrates the value of sharing mission image data with the public. The browser-based tool lets you spin a simulated 3D view of the comet and change lighting conditions to simulate Rosetta’s

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NASA’s EPIC photographs: Sunlight and open data on a global scale

The Blue Marble, captured by the crew of the Apollo 17 in 1972. (Photo credit: NASA) Sunlight’s Outside the Beltway series was set up to shine a light on exciting developments in the open government world beyond Washington. But this week

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Open Pompeii – 50

All you scriptores, let us set up your tabulae: everything is ready for SCRIPTORIVM. Four weeks from now, we will be harvesting our crops. Imagine where you will be, and it will be so. The appointment is in Pompeii on

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