Ocean-Clogging Microplastics Also Pollute the Air, Study Finds – The New York Times

Microplastics are known to cause ocean pollution, but a new study suggests airborne plastic particles pollute the air and dry land as well.

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ESA Operations on Twitter: “#FictionalEvent🌍☄️ Update on (fictional) asteroid #2019PDC 29 July, 2019

The world is having an asteroid drill this week.

What if a killer asteroid were headed toward Earth? NASA plans to find out this week

The world is having an asteroid drill this week.

Aerial view of Barringer crater (meteor impact) in Arizona

As part of the 2019 Planetary Defense Conference, NASA and FEMA to hold “tabletop exercise” to consider consequences of asteroid strike on Earth.

Source: What if a killer asteroid were headed toward Earth? NASA plans to find out this week

Pittsburgh Skyline with Furries

Pittsburgh Skyline with Furries

Fursuit cruise on a riverboat on the Allegheny River in Pittsburgh, PA during Anthrocon 2018.

Eye of the Beholder

Eye of the Beholder

Coyote is sure he’s a beauty.

Collector’s coin of Coyote from the Gunnerkrigg Court web comic by Tom Siddell. It shows Coyote’s eye and grin over the surface of the moon, which has Annie’s fingerprint on it.

For Flickr Friday’s “Adage” and Macro Mondays’ “Eye of the Beholder” challenges on Flickr.