Posts Tagged ‘Michael Benson’

ToDo ToDay: Planetfall! Earth Day! Literary Ballet!

To create his mesmerizing images of space, Michael Benson takes data from interplanetary probes by NASA and the European Space Agency, digitally enhances them, and spins them into photographs. It’s hard to know how much Benson is juicing his raw material, but the resulting images are so hypnotic that it’s easy not to care. The [...]

Reviewed: “Planetfall” at the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Anyone who’s been to a planetarium shouldn’t be surprised at how beautiful space is. But then an exhibit like "Planetfall" reminds you all over again.
The exhibit at the American Association for the Advancement of Science features images by Michael Benson, who takes data from interplanetary probes by NASA and the European Space Agency, digitally enhances [...]

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