Thursday, January 18, 2018

Jupiter’s Swirling South Pole

This image of Jupiter’s swirling south polar region was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft as it neared completion of its tenth close flyby of the gas giant planet. via NASA

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Universal Dreams

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Even in the Desert

For the second time in three years, snow has accumulated in the desert near the northern Algerian town of Aïn Séfra. via NASA

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Three of the 'Thirty-Five New Guys'

On January 16, 1978, NASA announces the first astronaut class in nine years, which included the first African Americans. via NASA

Monday, January 15, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

Jupiter’s Colorful Cloud Belts

Colorful swirling cloud belts dominate Jupiter’s southern hemisphere in this image captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. via NASA

Dying Gift

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

All the Glittering Stars

A new analysis of about 10,000 normal Sun-like stars in the Milky Way's galactic bulge reveals that our galaxy's hub is a dynamic environment. via NASA

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Now This: The Apollo 11 Crew

On Jan. 9, 1969, NASA announced the prime crew of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. This portrait was taken on Jan. 10, the day after the announcement of the crew assignment. From left to right are lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin, commander Neil Armstrong; and command module pilot Michael Collins. via NASA

The Food Size Cycle

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

New Day

Sunrise as seen from the International Space Station. via NASA

Monday, January 8, 2018

2016 Election Map

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Veil of Ice

Saturn’s rings, made of countless icy particles, form a translucent veil in this view from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft. via NASA

Friday, January 5, 2018

Winter Storm Pummels the East Coast

Millions of people along the East Coast of the United States faced snow and ice, gusty winds, power outages, travel delays, school closings, and flooding as a rapidly-intensifying Nor’easter plowed northward during the first week of 2018. via NASA

Meltdown and Spectre

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