Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Space is simply mystifying. The Crab Nebula [449x450] via /r/spaceporn

Sunrise Solar Eclipse over the Andaman Sea, Myanmar [OC] [2481 × 3721] via /r/spaceporn

Soul Nebula, captured from my inner city roof [OC][6344 x 8587] via /r/spaceporn

The Nile river and Red Sea at night photographed from the International Space Station [4928 × 3280] via /r/spaceporn

Simultaneous view of Earth and Moon from the Apollo 13 spacecraft windows [6000x3003] via /r/spaceporn

My night sky these days! [OC][7369x4342] via /r/spaceporn

Horsehead and Flame Nebulae [OS][1954x1954] via /r/spaceporn

I wonder if any of those other solar systems also have Joshua Trees [3600x5400] via /r/spaceporn

Orion's Nebula with a DSLR [OC][4213 x 2950] via /r/spaceporn

Monday, November 28, 2016

International Space Station: "Here on Oct. 6, 2015, framed by the edge of a huge Station solar panel, the city of Moscow, Russia sparkles in the night with spoke streets streaming out across the land while an aurora of blue, white and purple contrast the star-filled sky." [1600 x 1065] via /r/spaceporn

The Nebulae of Orion, shot from just outside Salt Lake City, Utah with a Nikon D7000 and Samyang 135mm [OC][2048x1389] via /r/spaceporn

The back end of the Milky Way is not as impressive as the galactic center. However, it is cool to think we are looking out into the universe, through the relatively open and scattered spiral arm of our galaxy. Plus, our neighbor Andromeda is just to the right.[OC][4028x5452] via /r/spaceporn

Picture of the Moon I took through a telescope [OC 2448 × 3264] via /r/spaceporn

Undead SpaceGod [OC] [1294x2000] via /r/spaceporn

The Heart Nebula - IC 1805 [OC] [3520x2448] via /r/spaceporn

SH2-308 - A Faint Bubble Nebula [1600x1359] via /r/spaceporn

M66, the largest "player" of the Leo Triplet [ 3903 x 2702] via /r/spaceporn

A selfie with the Milky Way...Alabama Hills. Talk about an amazing place to check out the stars. [OC] [800x1200] via /r/spaceporn

Moonrise over Gran Canaria, as seen from Tenerife. [OC] [1920x1313] via /r/spaceporn

Rural Colorado Night Skies [OC][2048x1048] via /r/spaceporn

Sunday, November 27, 2016

M42 - The Orion Nebula [5165x3379] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Crab Nebula, passed through edge detector and then combined with original image[1206x1200] via /r/spaceporn

Tarantula Nebula [1350x1010] via /r/spaceporn

"Revelation" [OC] [2048x1491] - Milky Way above fog, Santa Cruz CA IG: @ewingnicholas via /r/spaceporn

Within earshot of Crater Lake, OR, sits Diamond Lake. While not as lovely, the skies are genuinely dark and offer amazing views of the Milky Way. [OC][3648x5472] via /r/spaceporn

The Orion Nebula [4848x2939][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Saturday, November 26, 2016

NGC 1381 & Friends from last night [2560x1753] via /r/spaceporn

Soyuz capsule docking with the ISS [700 x 394] via /r/spaceporn

Earth from Apollo 15 [4941x4941] via /r/spaceporn

With plenty of places to park in Big Meadows at Shenandoah National Park, VA, it is one of the easiest places to observe a clear dark sky. [1365x2048] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Sun in Slices - 3 Filters (CaK, Hα, WL) [968x1043] via /r/spaceporn

Aurora Borealis over Alaska, USA. Photographed by Marketa Murray. [1067 x 1600] via /r/spaceporn

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Baikonur, Kazakhstan: "Situated along a major bend in the river, the town of Baikonur is home to the Cosmodrome, the world's 'first and largest space launch facility.'" This photo was snapped on 10 April 2016 by an astronaut orbiting aboard the International Space Station. [4928 x 3280] [OS] via /r/spaceporn

"On December 6, 2015, astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) were awaiting the launch of the Cygnus Commercial Resupply Services spacecraft....This [Atlas V rocket] photograph was taken 4 minutes 12 seconds after launch as the crew looked southwest into the dusk sky" [4928x3280][OS] via /r/spaceporn

I didn't almost die for this image. I drove up to the rim on a paved road in a warm vehicle with my friends. Crater Lake, OR. [OC][3648x5472] via /r/spaceporn

My First Attempt at Photographing the Supermoon (789 × 795) via /r/spaceporn