Tuesday, May 29, 2018

A view of Space Shuttle Columbia sitting on Launch Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center following the rollout for its STS-4 mission. The mission launched on June 27, 1982 and was considered at the time as the final test flight for the shuttle program. [6016 x 7914]

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Astronaut Alan L. Bean, Lunar Module pilot, pauses near a tool carrier during extravehicular activity (EVA) on the Moon's surface. Commander Charles Conrad Jr., who took the black and white photo, is reflected in Bean's helmet visor. [3000 x 3000]

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Milky Way on a calm summer night, taken from a tropical island in the Indian Ocean [OC] [4272x2848]

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An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) photographed this sunset that looks like a vast sheet of flame. [4928 x 3280]

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Home [614x453]

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Spiral Galaxies [ 1727 x 2000 ]

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RIP Alan Bean, Apollo 12 Astronaut & Artist, 4th Moonwalker [3900x3900]

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Hubble’s Galaxy Cluster Cornucopia [2960 x 2230]

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NGC 5426 and NGC 5427 [2335 x 1867]

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"Staring at the Sun" by Bryant Austin [999x1490]

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On 19 July 2012 "million-degree plasma in the sun's atmosphere began to cool and fall to the surface,resulting in a dazzling magnetic display known as coronal rain...it condensed along twisted magnetic field lines...and formed giant streaming arcs,some as tall as five Earths stacked high"[1920x1080]

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Friday, May 25, 2018

The Moon’s Orientale basin - a massive lunar crater, about the size of Texas. [1920 x 1080]

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The Crab Nebula [5290 x 5290]

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South Pole of Jupiter as seen by Juno Spacecraft [2646 x 3395]

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The SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo craft is grappled by the Canadarm2 robotic arm at the International Space Station. [4256 x 2832]

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Orbital ATK Antares Rocket Lifts Off on Resupply Mission to the International Space Station [4928 x 3280]

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A "long filament of solar material that had been hovering in the sun's atmosphere...erupted out into space" on 31 Aug 2012. This coronal mass ejection (CME) "did not travel directly toward Earth, but did connect with Earth's" magnetosphere. The CME "traveled at over 900 miles per second" [4096x4096]

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

[OC] My Grandpa's Keepsake for his "contribution to the first manned lunar landing" -- 1969, NASA-MSC [3024x4032]

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The Gum Nebula Expanse [1824x1164]

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The Milky Way arching over Middle Cathedral Rock and El Capitan - Yosemite National Park [OC] [11284 × 3186]

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Victoria Crater [1500 x 1642]

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Enhanced-color image of Stickney Crater, the largest crater on the martian moon Phobos, is nearly half the diameter of Phobos itself. This image was recorded by the HiRISE camera onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in March of 2008. [1836 × 1362]

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Marathon Valley by Opportunity [17548 x 5997]

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Apollo 14 Earthrise [4108x4108]

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Jupiter [1920x1200]

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The Orion Nebula surrounded by faint dust and gasses [OC] [3278x2464]

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Earth from Apollo 15 [5728x5728]

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Composite of The Eagle Nebulae (M16) with the Wide Field Image camera (2.2m telescope) from La Silla [8084 x 8084]

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Composite HDR image of the solar corona from the August 21, 2017 total eclipse. [3474 × 2307]

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Reflections of Venus and Moon, captured at Santa Marinella (Italy) [1500x2048]

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Apollo 15 Lunar Module [2340x2349]

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The Tadpole Nebula in entirely visible light [OC] [3900x3900]

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Moon - taken on my iPhone X and my telescope! Don’t think that’s right -> [3024x4032]

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