Ita NurSyahirah

209 Added | 3 Magazines | 175 Likes | 2 Following | 6 Followers | @ItaNurSyahirah | Keep up with Ita NurSyahirah on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ita NurSyahirah”

Quirky font magically adjusts to what you're writing

With its geometric angles and art-deco aesthetic, Futuracha has become one of the most popular free fonts used by designers all over the world. …

Before photographs, these amazing illustrations showed us what deep space looks like

Meet Étienne Léopold Trouvelot, the French dilettante artist who gave us Jupiter<p>In the 19th century, science was still an amateur’s game. Any …

Amazing

Space Station Flies in the Face of the Moon - Skywatching Video

On January 14, 2017, Michel Breitfellner, Manuel Castillo, Abel de Burgos and Miguel Perez Ayucar set up telescopes near ESA’s Space Science Center …

Space Exploration

Film Student Let Thief Steal His Phone, Tracked Him to Create This Short Film

We’ve seen our fair share of strange, voyeuristic, and sometimes ethically questionable photo and video projects, but this one tops the list. After …

Strange, Electric Blue Clouds Have Appeared Over Antarctica Way Earlier Than Expected

The 'night-shining' came early this year.<p>Each year, an eerie mass of bright blue clouds descends over Antarctica, as sunlight is reflected though …

Check Out This Jaw-dropping Image of Jupiter and the Moon

Does this stunning image of the moon give you chills? That’s how astrophotographer Greg Diesel Walck felt when taking the image.<p>"I've taken over …

Astronomy

Dreams through a lens: masterpieces of surrealist photography – in pictures

Surrealism wasn’t just explored in paint – photographers successfully exploited or invented techniques to depict its dizzyingly heightened version of life

Foldable Paper Helmet Offers Bike Share Users an Easy Way to Ride Safely

Bike share programs are rapidly growing across the world. Cities in Europe, China, and Canada have long been participants of urban bike share programs, and an increasing number of cities in the US are coming onboard. New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, Austin, and Washington D.C. all have …

U.S. Census

15 Space-Related Gifts for the Astronomer in Your Life

Have a few friends who are always looking up at the sky? Here are some gift ideas that celebrate the celestial bodies they know and love.<p>1. MOON …

Shopping

The Top Five Features To Find On The Full Moon

The full Moon, the most unique and recognizable sight in Earth’s night sky, tells a remarkable story even to the naked eye. Here are the top five features you can discover for yourself.<p><b>1.) The lunar maria</b>. These dark regions — Latin for “seas” — are solidified lava flows from between 3-3.5 billion …

Astronomy

Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing

From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites.<p>The night sky is a time machine and so is archaeology. Since I was a teenager in Iran, a land filled with ancient sites, my passion for the night sky has blended with …

Archaeology

Video: The Last Steps - Man's Final Journey to the Moon

We all know who the first man to walk on the moon was, but do you know who was last to take steps on Earth's closest celestial neighbor? That would …

The 2017 Solar Eclipse: Why It's Important and Where to See It Best

On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, there will be a celestial event unlike any the continental U.S. has seen in nearly 40 years. The moon will overtake the sun …

Women craftivists are reclaiming domesticity as a quiet form of protest

Sometimes crafts speak louder than words<p>When Betsy Greer first started knitting, she pictured an entire wardrobe of cozy textures. The colors swam in …

Fun Photos of Fruits & Veggies Busting Sick Skateboarding Moves

If you don’t play with your food, it’ll just have to go play by itself! That seems to be the message behind photographer Benoit Jammes‘ fun photo …

3 years after buying a used spacesuit, this Everyday Astronaut is living his spacefaring dreams with NASA

<i>“Man-child buys space suit, waits for his chance to fly.”</i><p><b>Tim Dodd</b> is a professional photographer who put the minimum bid on a used Russian spacesuit …

Space Exploration

'14 Minutes from Earth' Highlights Perils of Death-Defying Skydive

A new documentary chronicles the years-long journey of former Google executive Alan Eustace to complete the highest-altitude skydive in history.<p>On …

Space

Hear Pink Floyd Performed in the World’s Most Powerful Reverberant Space

1<p>SHARES<p>This video is a couple of years old, but if you’re 17 billion miles from Earth, it will probably be new to you.<p>On December 31, 2013, guitarist …

Guitar

Forget the Skyline Shot, This is a Way Cooler Supermoon Photo

Last night, talented photographer and MIT researcher Andrea Fanelli went out to capture the epic supermoon we’re currently experiencing, only to …

The Closest Supermoon Full Moon Since 1948: How to See It Online

November's full moon on Monday (Nov. 14) will be the biggest and brightest one since 1948, making it a great time to get outside and marvel at the …

Supermoon Rising: Pictures

Art

Artist Continues to Add Pop Culture Characters to Thrift Store Paintings

Looking for a little levity? Dave Pollot's clever oil paintings have always brought a smile to our faces. Pollot scours thrift shops for used paintings and prints, which are then transformed into humorous art pieces under his deft hand. He's mastered the art of finding just the right place to …

November's Supermoon Is Closest Since 1948: 5 Surprising Facts

The "supermoon" of Nov. 14 — dubbed the "Beaver Moon" because it falls at a time of year when American settlers trapped beavers ahead of the winter — …

How to Photograph a Supermoon

Whether you’re using your best camera or your smartphone, photographers offer tips on how to shoot the bigger than usual moon.<p>A supermoon is upon us again. The phenomenon occurs when the moon travels to lunar perigee, or its shortest distance from Earth. This, combined with being fully lit, makes …

Astronomy

Astro photographer shares tips for capturing the forthcoming supermoon of the century

With the most incredible supermoon of the 21st Century due to take place this week (14 November), Lonely Planet news has rounded up top tips from expert astro-photographer Andrew Whyte to help sky-watching snappers get the best shots of the ultra-rare occurrence. So grab your camera and follow …

Photographer Snaps Streaking Meteor Above an Erupting Volcano

While shooting recently in Kamchatka, Russia, Dutch photographer Tomas van der Weijden captured this remarkable photo of an erupting volcano and a …

40 Practical Photography Assignments to Reinspire You

One of the most difficult things in photography is to stay motivated and inspired. I know that I’ve personally hit “photographer’s block” many times …

How to Spot the International Space Station with New NASA Tool

The International Space Station completes multiple orbits around Earth every day, and now you can track the space lab as it passes overhead.<p>At an …

Space Exploration

Some Of The Deepest & Sharpest Shots of The Moon from Earth

Who doesn’t love to gaze at the Moon on a clear night? But astrophotographer Thierry Legault now taken Moon-gazing to new heights. Legault traveled …

Astronomy