Showing posts from December 23, 2018

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Earthrise 1: Historic Image Remastered

Earthrise 1: Historic Image Remastered "Oh my God! Look at that picture over there! Here's the Earth coming up. Wow is that pretty!" Soon after that pronouncement , 50 years ago today, one of the most famous images ever taken was snapped from the orbit of the Moon . Now known as " Earthrise ", the iconic image shows the Earth rising above the limb of the Moon, as taken by the crew of Apollo 8 . But the well-known Earthrise image was actually the second image taken of the Earth rising above the lunar limb -- it was just the first in color. With modern digital technology, however, the real first Earthrise image -- originally in black and white -- has now been remastered to have the combined resolution and color of the first three images . Behold! The featured image is a close-up of the picture that Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders was talking about . Than

Switching to a new fitness app? Here's how to bring your data with you.

DIY Change up your platform. You've stored months or years of fitness data in an app. If you switch to a new ecosystem, you need to take that with you. Here's how to transfer your health data. via Popular Science ""