Friday, November 24, 2017

Star Wanders Too Close to a Black Hole

This artist's rendering shows the tidal disruption event named ASASSN-14li, where a star wandering too close to a 3-million-solar-mass black hole was torn apart. The debris gathered into an accretion disk around the black hole. via NASA

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Beauty of Ice

Ice can be stunningly beautiful and also quite varied in its appearance. via NASA

Interstellar Asteroid

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tending Your Garden ... In Space

If you plant it, will it grow (in space)? The answer is yes, at least for certain types of plants. via NASA

Monday, November 20, 2017

Behold! Observing the Sun

A broad hole in the corona was the Sun's dominant feature November 7-9, 2017. via NASA


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Friday, November 17, 2017

Jovian Tempest

This color-enhanced image of a massive, raging storm in Jupiter’s northern hemisphere was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. via NASA

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Sunrise Flight to the Space Station

Orbital ATK's Cygnus resupply ship with its cymbal-ike UltraFlex solar arrays approaches the International Space Station on Nov. 14, 2017. via NASA

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

How to See the Atmosphere

How can you see the atmosphere? The answer is blowing in the wind. via NASA

Temperature Preferences

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Mariner 9 Sees Shield Volcano on Mars

On November 14, 1971, Mariner ( took this image of a shield volcano on Mars. via NASA

Monday, November 13, 2017

Our Living Earth ... From Space

Can you identify this river? via NASA

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

Liftoff! Orbital Antares Rocket Launches From Wallops Flight Facility

The Orbital ATK Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, launches from Pad-0A, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 via NASA