Thursday, September 30, 2021

Jupiter's Red Spot Has Shrunk a Lot

Above, drawing by French artist Etienne Léopold Trouvelot, 1880; below, recent NASA image. Trouvelot worked at the Harvard observatory for many years, and Yahoo has put up an interesting collection of his work. Some of his drawings of things like solar flares and sun spots are stunningly accurate.

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