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Cool Picture!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Woodchuck, May 23, 2003.


  1. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Earth as seen from Mars.[​IMG]
     
  2. CDuff

    CDuff

    Sep 14, 2002
    Europe
    :eek: so there IS life on Mars.....and they've got cameras.

    Those crazy martian ba***rds.

    cool picture tho.




    edited fe' cussin'
     
  3. And they're advanced enough to get boredenough to bother taking pictures of us.

    :)
     
  4. would be a cool picture if the text wasnt there
     
  5. dabshire

    dabshire

    Dec 15, 2002
    McKinney, TX
    Oh, I thought the text was floating out in space. Giant letters to let people know where they are when flying around out there.....

    :confused:
     
  6. CDuff

    CDuff

    Sep 14, 2002
    Europe
    no, it's true. Appollo 11 just landed Neil and Buzz onto one of the O's
     
  7. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    If you are a space nerd like me, you might want to check out the APOD index. A new picture everyday, complete with scientific explaination. They make great desktops, too!
     
  8. THAT IS A PIMPIN PIC YO
     
  9. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD

    Wow, that site is awesome! I like the one for today, it's a beautiful spiral galaxy. That is now my desktop. Thanks for the cool site!
     
  10. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    You are welcome. I check that sucker everyday, and I always learn something new.
     
  11. that is some damn picture...and that photo for today is just...amazing. i also check that page everyday, but todays was just awe-striking. (is that a word?)
     
  12. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    From the site basstriaxis linked to, this is now my desktop background:

    [​IMG]

    Artists can try their hardest, but no one can out-do the beauty of good ole' mother nature, even if she is 30 million light years away.

    Simply amazing.
     
  13. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
  14. NOOO!!! NOT APOD PLEASE!!! I have an "XML and Hypertext" exam in three days and one question is about...you guessed it, the APOD website!!
     
  15. And what I see when I see that picture:

    [​IMG]

    Rock on
    Eric:bassist:
     
  16. And they either have lots of time on their hands or broadband......
     
  17. So its safe to say that an Asian group of tourists are the first to take pictures from Mars?
     
  18. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
  19. Eric Cioe

    Eric Cioe

    Jun 4, 2001
    Missoula, MT
    That picture is very zoomed in, but still cool. I do the APOD thing from time to time.... :cool:
     
  20. Nerf dart ! got hit in the eye with one , friggin hurt.