Skip to comments.Astronomy Picture of the Day -- Sharp Stereo [3D on Mars]
Posted on 04/27/2013 7:56:31 AM PDT by SunkenCiv
Explanation: Get out your red/blue glasses and gaze across the floor of Gale crater on Mars. From your vantage point on the deck of the Curiosity Rover Mount Sharp, the crater's 5 kilometer high central mountain looms over the southern horizon. Poised in the foreground is the rover's robotic arm with tool turret extended toward the flat veined patch of martian surface dubbed "John Klein". A complete version of the stereo view spans 360 degrees, digitally stitched together from the rover's left and right navigation camera frames taken in late January. The layered lower slopes of Mount Sharp, formally known as Aeolis Mons, are a future destination for Curiosity.
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The large one is a panorama shot.
I just so happen to HAVE a pair of red/blues ... found in a dollar store before Christmas ... bought about a dozen and they were part of the stuffed stockings
Wish they would post stereo scope image pairs, you don’t need trick glasses to see those.
Yeah, n’ya UST’A be able to get colored cellophane in the gift wrapping section, but folks today say; “Cellophane? .. What’s that ?”
That is what America will look like if we do not stop the progressive cancer that is eating away America.
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