First light

First light
Imagine working on space satellite project. Imagine doing so for many years. Imagine the excitement of the launch. Imagine getiing the report back that things work. Imagine, not the least, to see that first processed image!

On Three-sentence Stories:

Space imagery. Food for thought. Sometimes, the story is right there. Sometimes, it will develop after a while.


Image: The first light seen by a telescope on the TESS-satellite.

Text: The first signal from a new space telescope can make the most hard-boiled engineer wax poetic. “You just mixed metaphors.” my brother said. I ignored him. #FirstLightTESS

Image credits: NASA / MIT / TESS

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