Thursday, November 30, 2017

North America and the Pelican [1824 × 1358] via /r/spaceporn

Full hemisphere views of the earth at night from space - The Americas, Europe & Africa, Asia & Australia via /r/spaceporn

Guardsman's Pass near Park City, UT [OC] [1920x1275] via /r/spaceporn

20.5 hours of light from The Rosette Nebula: NGC 2237 [OC][4761x3888] via /r/spaceporn

'Tis the Season - Winter approaching in the southern hemisphere of Saturn [1009 x 1009] via /r/spaceporn

Striking photo of Earth taken by Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden on the way back home from the Moon in 1971 [2048x2047] via /r/spaceporn

M33: Triangulum Galaxy [2750 × 2199] via /r/spaceporn

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Galaxy Render 4K 24-Bit via /r/spaceporn

Winter sky over the rolling wheat fields of the Palouse. Such a beautiful area with stunningly dark skies. [OC][1314x876] via /r/spaceporn

Veil Nebula (NGC 6960) in HaOO [OC][6072 × 2532] via /r/spaceporn

Aurora Australis view taken by the Expedition 29 crew [4256 x 2832] via /r/spaceporn

NGC 3486 [OC][6168 × 4808] via /r/spaceporn

NGC 772 [OC][3284 × 2604] via /r/spaceporn

NGC 691 & Friends [OC][2666 × 3112] via /r/spaceporn

This image shows the release of Dellingr, which NASA specifically developed to provide high-quality science data on a small platform. [5568 x 3712] via /r/spaceporn

M45 (Pleiades) [OC][4940 × 6220] via /r/spaceporn

M42: The Great Orion Nebula [1824 × 1203] via /r/spaceporn

M42 The Great Orion Nebula via /r/spaceporn

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

First photograph ever taken by a human on the surface of a celestial body other than Earth [5306x5306] via /r/spaceporn

(November 28, 1983) View of the launch of Space Shuttle Columbia's STS-9 mission from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center. Official launch time was 11:00 am EDT. [14920 x 7012] via /r/spaceporn

View of a jet seen blasting from the nucleus of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in August. [1963 × 1585] via /r/spaceporn

I put my heart and soul into this one. 60 hours of the heart and soul nebulae, a 6-panel mosaic taken from my backyard near Phoenix AZ. [8450 x 4131][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Star trails from the middle of San Diego. This is 3.5 hours of shooting in Balboa Park [1201x1800][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Juno Spots a Complex Storm on Jupiter [4512 × 2912] via /r/spaceporn

Monday, November 27, 2017

With this incredible image, you can picture the orbital plane of the solar system and Earth's place within it. Photo by Alex Cherney and Terrastro via /r/spaceporn

Aurora Australis taken by I.M.A.G.E. space craft (Magnetopause-to-Aurora-Global-Exploration) [1080x1050] via /r/spaceporn

Taken by the Cassini Spacecraft on its journey towards Saturn via /r/spaceporn

Removing the stars from my image of the Heart Nebula shows some amazing structures [OC][2000x2000] via /r/spaceporn

Astronaut Steve Bowen, STS-126 mission specialist, participates in the mission's third scheduled spacewalk as construction and maintenance continue on the International Space Station.[4288 x 2929] via /r/spaceporn

Hubble image of Arp 142 [3368 × 4426] via /r/spaceporn

The Space Shuttle Endeavour is backdropped over Cook Strait, New Zealand as it approaches the International Space Station during STS-113 rendezvous and docking operations.[3032 x 2064] via /r/spaceporn

Sunset on Mars [1328x1184] via /r/spaceporn

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Mt. Agung, Bali Volcanic Eruption - Smoke and Lightning Over a Sea of Stars [3000x2000] via /r/spaceporn

I was 10' from this barn. It was cold, very dark, and all I could hear is what sounded like snoring and my car was parked on the road across a corn field. Definitely one of my spookier shots. [OC][698x916] via /r/spaceporn

Joshua Tree Thanksgiving weekend [4612 × 3456] it was amazing! (let me know if you want to see more)[oc] via /r/spaceporn

Protoplanetary discs observed with the SPHERE instrument mounted on ESO’s Very Large Telescope [2098 x 699] via /r/spaceporn

Freedom 7 with Astronaut Alan B. Shepard aboard lifts off to put America in the manned space flight game [948x1200] via /r/spaceporn

Apollo 14 Astronaut Al Shepherd took this photograph of Earth, Venus and Mars as seen from the surface of the Moon [5332x5332] via /r/spaceporn

Sunset at the end of the Milky-way season - just a peek of the core before it's swallowed by the horizon, down under in NZ [OC][3840x2160] via /r/spaceporn

Saturday, November 25, 2017

The active Dukono volcano in Indenosia seen from space by a Dove satellite from Planet Labs. [3139 x 2355] via /r/spaceporn

Dive the underwater cave systems of Europa [659x997] via /r/spaceporn

a look at the Saturn V Lunar Module [1487x998] via /r/spaceporn

One single exposure, minimal processing. Happy Thanksgiving from The Palouse, WA state. This view is from the backyard of the Inn we stayed at, taken on Thanksgiving night. The skies are exceptional out there! [OC][1499x875] via /r/spaceporn

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. [3840 x 2160] via /r/spaceporn

Orion rising over Akaka Falls on the Big Island of Hawai'i [COMPOSITE][OC][2477x3096] via /r/spaceporn