Saturday, June 30, 2018

milky way core over assateague island, maryland. [oc] [4240 × 2832] via /r/spaceporn

Earth's Limb, Pacific Ocean and the Space Station's Kibo Laboratory [4928 x 2768] via /r/spaceporn

A dramatic up-close view of Falcon 9's launch of CRS-15, as seen from my sound-activated camera placed at the launchpad [2048x1638] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Flaming Fornax Galaxy [3000 x 3000] via /r/spaceporn

Milkyway over sequoia national park. landscape illuminated by the setting moon. [OC] [11820x5910] via /r/spaceporn

The Catskills Mountains just before they were swallowed in haze two weekends ago [OC][2048x1365] via /r/spaceporn

A rose made out of galaxies. HST [7887*7994] via /r/spaceporn

Friday, June 29, 2018

Enjoy this picture of the stars outside a cabin I stayed in during a week in Wyoming where there's little to no light pollution. [4898 x 3265] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Satellite flare passing between Mars and Saturn near the Milky Way in White Sands New Mexico [4139 x 5554] via /r/spaceporn

Mars, Saturn, and the Milkyway from Palomar Mountain. [3600x3611][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Apollo 14 blasts off on January 31, 1971 from Kennedy Space Center. [3272 × 7436] via /r/spaceporn

The fiery liftoff of Space Shuttle Discovery from Launch Pad 39B on mission STS-116 is reflected in the nearby water. Liftoff occurred at 8:47 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. This was Discovery's 33rd mission, and the 20th shuttle mission to the International Space Station. [3964 x 5928] via /r/spaceporn

Falcon 9 shows a spectacular plume in this morning's sunrise from Titusville, FL riverside [OC] [2592 × 3888] via /r/spaceporn

This picture is one of a series of 70mm frames of the International Space Station (ISS) following undocking at 2:13 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), December 9, 2000. [4078 x 4100] via /r/spaceporn

ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Tim Peake seen during his first spacewalk. Peake and NASA astronaut Tim Kopra conducted a spacewalk on January 15, 2016 and successfully replaced a failed voltage regulator that caused a loss of power to one of the station’s eight power channels [3280 x 4928] via /r/spaceporn

An Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket is seen on launch Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Monday, January 6, 2014. The Antares booster launched a Cygnus spacecraft on a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. [6370 x 4251] via /r/spaceporn

Backdropped by the blue and white Earth, an unpiloted Progress 7 supply vehicle departs from the Zvezda Service Module’s docking port on the International Space Station (ISS) carrying its load of trash and unneeded equipment to be deorbited and burned up in the atmosphere. [3032 x 2064] 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

Milky-way in the South African swimming pool. [5472x3648] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

A while ago very heavy cloud allowed me to photograph the sun, and just now I realised, sunspots! [OC] [5184x3888] via /r/spaceporn

Monday, June 25, 2018

I created a black and white version of the galactic core rising over the Tetons to highlight the ironic "brightness" of dark skies [2500 x 1667] [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Full-disk view of the anti-Saturn hemisphere on Enceladus [3237 x 3812] via /r/spaceporn

Full-disk view of the anti-Saturn hemisphere on Enceladus [3237 x 3812] via /r/spaceporn

A researcher works with the moon dust simulator in the 8-by-6-foot Supersonic Wind Tunnel facility at NASA’s Lewis Research Center (June 23, 1960). [1280 × 1647] via /r/spaceporn

12 hours of exposure on the Whirlpool Galaxy showing faint dust throughout space [OC] [3950x3950] via /r/spaceporn

Earth seen by the first humans who voyaged to the Moon 50 years ago [4652x4652] via /r/spaceporn

GSLV Mk.3 rolling out of the Vehicle Assembly Building [2048x968] via /r/spaceporn

Asteroid Ryugu seen from a distance of around 40km [512x512] via /r/spaceporn

Thursday, June 21, 2018