Posts tagged: illo
What we are coming to
Grant E. Hamilton, 1894
February 16, 1895 issue of Judge magazine
An Urban Possiblity
BUS, Pre-WW1, from Judge magazine.
via Paul Malon
Space Telescope or Transformer?
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will have a large mirror, 6.5 meters (21.3 feet) in diameter and a sunshield the size of a tennis court.
Note: The Webb telescope has 21 mirrors, with 18 primary mirror segments working together as one large 21.3-foot (6.5-meter) primary mirror. For an idea of the scale of the telescope, here is an image of 6 of the primary mirror segments:
A T4 virus about to insert its genes into a microbe.
Seyet LLC, 2008
A frame from a Seyet LLC-generated visualization based on research by Michael Rossmann, the Hanley Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences in Purdue’s College of Science. The image depicts Rossmann’s research on the T4 virus as it penetrates the cell membrane of the E. coli bacterium, which the virus infects. Purdue.edu