Category Archives: Solar System

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Eight? (day 2)

Hey Space Bloggers. Here’s your Day 2 limmer-iddle! I’m draped in a rust colored wrap topped off by an icy, white cap. I’ve a few zillion dunes, two potato shaped moons, and a rover asleep in my lap! Would you … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Eight, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | 5 Comments

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Eight? (day 1)

Hey Space Bloggers, Space Game is back! Hold on to your mouse pads cuz in about 3 seconds we’re taking off for …two…one… Destination Eight! That was easy – gotta love that virtual transport. Now, give me just a sec, … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Eight, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Seven? And the location is…

Congratulations Bird of the Wind and Archimedes for figuring out that the multinational wonder with the out-of-this-world view is . . . ISS! Is? Is what? I told you, ISS. I don’t understand why you can’t answer a simple question. What … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Seven, Earth-Moon System, International Space Station, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Seven? (day 2)

They say I resemble a tree.

I’m made by committee, you see… Continue reading

Posted in Destination Seven, Solar System, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Seven? (day 1)

Ready Space Bloggers? Hope so, cuz…3…2…1…We have liftoff! …1…2…3…lookin’ good…a little to the right…eeeasy…snap. Whew, that was close. Oh look! There’s someone waiting outside to welcome us! Sure hope he hasn’t been hanging around too long! He seems to be … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Seven, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Six? And the Location is…

Congratulations Gulfstream, and all you Space Bloggers who figured out that the old, dried up, pock marked place in space, home to the brilliant Aristarchus (crater, not man), with big rocks, tiny glass beads, a white crust, and a dark side, … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Six, Earth-Moon System, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | 2 Comments

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Six? Special Aristarchus Edition!

Hey Space Bloggers! Gulfstream wrote in the other day and made a brilliant point about Aristarchus.  She said that both Aristarchus the crater on Destination Six and Aristarchus the Greek mathematician/astronomer were, well brilliant.  See the resemblance? Credit: NASA, ESA, … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Six, Earth-Moon System, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | 4 Comments

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Six?(day 3)

It’s not that Destination Six can talk. Really. It just sort of looks like it can, if you don’t have a very good telescope. But I’ve been making a list of everything going on there lately and I’m pretty sure I … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Six, Earth-Moon System, LCROSS, LRO, Planets, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Six? (day 2)

Hey Space Bloggers! Here’s your Day 2 limmer-iddle, straight from the iron heart, make that core, of Destination Six. When you walked on my face I didn’t mind. There were rocks that you needed to find. But I don’t understand, … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Six, Solar System, Space, Space Exploration, Space Game | Leave a comment

Space Game! Where in the Solar System is Destination Six? (day 1)

Hey Space Bloggers! Are you ready to launch to our next mystery destination? I hope you’re all nodding your heads, because we are taking off…3…2…1…We have lift off! …Ho, hum…You know I can’t stand just waiting around on these long … Continue reading

Posted in Destination Six, Saturn, Solar System, Space Exploration, Space Game | 3 Comments