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Webcams around the Bergstraße, Odenwald

View south towards Melibokus from Griesheimer Flughafen View south-west towards Bensheim from Melibokus View east towards Melibokus from Alsbach(my gkrellkam probably killed this one). View north-east towards Kirchberghäuschen, Bensheim-Auerbach View towards west from Alsbach Burg Frankenstein (the real one!) Fränkisch-Crumbach (Odenwald) Neutsch Modautal // Brandau: View on the historical “Marktplatz” in Michelstadt, Odenwald View south […]

Moon & Envisat spotted in the skies above.

Tonight I tried another set of pictures – with the telescope as well as without from the ESA satellite/zombie Envisat. The moon almost didn’t fit into one single shot. Yesterday it was much easier to fetch the moon as less than 50% was lit. And today the former ESA satellite Envisat also came by. Not, […]

First moonshot from closeby

Having tried to take pictures from the moon in the past, I now got a real telescope to try with. And it is really not as easy as I thought. Finding the moon was already quite some work. And when you think you finally got the moon in sight and walk for a few minutes […]

ESA Rosetta cometlander Philae wakes up! Where did she hide on 67P Churyumov Gerasimenko?

On March 2nd, 2004, the ESA Satellite Rosetta was launched. On board, a little comet lander called Philae, from the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, meant to land on some comet and investigate it. http://www.solarsystemscope.com/rosetta/ After a long journey, passing by several planets, and on which both Rosetta and Philae were put in hybernation, […]

Fairytale Forest

In between the hailstorms today we were ready to go out; looking for a bit of spring and a bit of sun after the Siberian Winter we had over the last weeks. We drove up to the parking place just above Seeheims Lufthansa building and walked uphill from there. There was a little stream down […]