Posts Tagged ‘California’

Comments Off on Kisah Unik Wallpaper “Bliss” Windows XP

(Gambar pada windows XP, foto diambil pada tahun 1996) Para pengguna komputer dengan sistem operasi Microsoft Windows XP, pasti tak asing dengan Bliss, yang merupakan salah satu wallpaper bawaan sistem operasi ini. Ternyata foto hamparan kebun anggur yang hijau di California ini menyimpan cerita seru di baliknya. Bliss adalah nama dari image BMP yang dibuat […]

Comments Off on Take a Look in the Mirror: The Awesome Diversity of Earth Captured for National Geographic Contest

The wonder and beauty of Planet Earth is illustrated perfectly in this years ongoing series of entries submitted for National Geographic Traveler’s Photo Contest Regardless of whether the images were captured by amateur or professional photographers, thousands of pictures flooded into the contest which boasts four categories, including portraits, outdoor scenes, sense of place and […]

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About 3.8 to 4 billion years ago Earth suffered what scientists call the late Heavy Bombardment: a mysterious rain of asteroids and comets that pummeled most of its surface. The moon was heavily cratered then too. Art by Dana Berry; Sources: Stephen Mojzsis, University of Colorado/NASA Lunar Science Institute; William Bottke, Southwest Research Institute (SWRI).