1. at Chad’s Apartment

    at Chad’s Apartment

  2. hammers swinging on new @competenow office space (at 900 17th Street NW)

    hammers swinging on new @competenow office space (at 900 17th Street NW)

  3. good morning (at Chad’s Apartment)

    good morning (at Chad’s Apartment)

  4. spaceplasma:

Jupiter’s Irregular Satellites

The planet Jupiter has 67 confirmed moons. This gives it the largest retinue of moons with “reasonably secure” orbits of any planet in the Solar System. In fact, Jupiter and its moons are like a miniature solar system with the inner moons orbiting faster than the others. Eight of Jupiter’s moons are regular satellites, with prograde and nearly circular orbits that are not greatly inclined with respect to Jupiter’s equatorial plane. The remainder of Jupiter’s moons are irregular satellites, whose prograde and retrograde orbits are much farther from Jupiter and have high inclinations and eccentricities. These moons were probably captured by Jupiter from solar orbits. There are 17 recently discovered irregular satellites that have not yet been named.

Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Lowell Observatory/J. Spencer/JHU-APL

    spaceplasma:

    Jupiter’s Irregular Satellites

    The planet Jupiter has 67 confirmed moons. This gives it the largest retinue of moons with “reasonably secure” orbits of any planet in the Solar System. In fact, Jupiter and its moons are like a miniature solar system with the inner moons orbiting faster than the others. Eight of Jupiter’s moons are regular satellites, with prograde and nearly circular orbits that are not greatly inclined with respect to Jupiter’s equatorial plane. The remainder of Jupiter’s moons are irregular satellites, whose prograde and retrograde orbits are much farther from Jupiter and have high inclinations and eccentricities. These moons were probably captured by Jupiter from solar orbits. There are 17 recently discovered irregular satellites that have not yet been named.

    Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Lowell Observatory/J. Spencer/JHU-APL

  5. at 14th St and Florida Avenue NW

    at 14th St and Florida Avenue NW

  6. hot, lazy saturday (at Chad’s Apartment)

    hot, lazy saturday (at Chad’s Apartment)

  7. me, pyramid & rainbow  (at Musée du Louvre)

    me, pyramid & rainbow (at Musée du Louvre)

  8. paris - right now  (at 15, rue des Pyramides)

    paris - right now (at 15, rue des Pyramides)