Top Scoops

Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search

 

Scoop Reader Images: Transit Of Venus Photos

Scoop Reader Images: Transit Of Venus Photos

Got you own pics? Email to editor@scoop.co.nz.

Parts of New Zealand have seen the Sun for today's transit of Venus, and Scoop has received a photo or two.

Page may be updated. Hit 'reload' in your browser to see the latest version.


Bren Harrison says: Here's a shot I just took of Venus transiting the Sun from my deck in Waterview.

Bren Harrison:
Here's a shot I just took of Venus transiting the Sun from
my deck in Waterview.
Click for big version.

Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.

Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
Click for big version.

Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
Click for big version.


Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
Click for big version.

Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.

And Christchurch's Apple Pie Design prepared this representation of a Transit of Venus for those who missing it due to cloud cover. "Put on the chains...":

Apple Pie Design:
Transit of Venus
Click for big version.

"Official" images of the eclipse and timelapse video from NASA are available at venustransit.gsfc.nasa.gov.

********

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

Resignation Of Metiria Turei: Were Journalists 'just Doing Their Job'?

In our research we examined the role of journalism in animating the Turei controversy and the different perceptions of professional journalists and online commentators sympathetic to Turei’s left politics. ... More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Extradition Of Julian Assange

It isn’t necessary to like Julian Assange to think that his extradition to the US (on the charge of aiding and abetting Chelsea Manning) would be a major injustice... More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: Islamic State Meets The Searchers

The histories of the European children forcibly recruited into Native American tribal life during the 19th century do remind us of just how difficult the social re-integration of the children of ISIS is likely to be. More>>

Joseph Cederwall: CJR Analysis Of Post-Christchurch Media Coverage

After the Christchurch massacre, Columbia Journalism Review analysed news sources to see how outlets complied with guidelines from groups that seek to limit the amplification of terrorist acts through media. More>>

News Deserts: The Death March Of Local Journalism

Joseph Cederwall: The corporate media sector seems unable to do anything to halt the raging dumpster fire of consolidation, layoffs and centralisation of content production. All this means we are increasingly seeing ‘news deserts’ appearing in local communities. Illustration by Paul Sahre. More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • PublicAddress
  • Pundit
  • Kiwiblog