Monthly Archives: June 2016

☢ Trinitite: Nuclear Glass! ☢

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Radioactive nuclear Trinitite: Sand from the deserts near Alamogordo NewMexico melted into glass by the fires of the first atomic test!

All photos and video are copyright and made by other than the photo of the trinity test, which is public domain (copyright free) and originally shot by Berlyn Brixner

Two places to get trinitite samples:

Special thanks to MP!

How to Photograph the Moon!

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How to photograph the moon using a simple DSLR camera!

The most important things:

DSLR Camera capable of fully manual settings.
Telephoto or Zoom lens of at least 200mm focal length.
Low ISO (100 to 400)
High f/stop (6-10)
High Shutter Speeds (1/250s or faster)
Stable Tripod
Shutter Release