Sunday, September 30, 2018

NGC 6946, Fireworks Galaxy [1280 x 1308] via /r/spaceporn

Today's Sunspots as viewed from my backyard. The two large ones are around the same size as Earth. [1184x882] via /r/spaceporn

The Lonely Neutron Star in Supernova Remnant E0102-72.3 [3985 x 6287] via /r/spaceporn

Approach and Landing Test (ALT) crew in front of 747/Space Shuttle Enterprise, July 1977 (Photo: NASA) [1000x800] via /r/spaceporn

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Mars [ios] via /r/spaceporn

Gold and silver spread into space with the collision of the stars [1080 x 525] via /r/spaceporn

Vía Láctea, Desierto de Atacama, Chile [5184 x 3456][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Around the star-formation region Gum 19 (RCW 34) [4000 x 3907] via /r/spaceporn

A little more "zoomed in" Milky Way soaring over the Rockies during blue hour. Rocky Mountain National Park, CO [OC][1365x2048] via /r/spaceporn

Abell 2142 (X-Ray, Chandra) via /r/spaceporn

Crescent Earth from Apollo 15, 1971 [OS][2340x2359] via /r/spaceporn

Friday, September 28, 2018

Milky Way Over Quiver Tree Forest Keetmanshoop, Namibia [1080 × 431] via /r/spaceporn

Long exposure of a meteor shower [640 x 853] via /r/spaceporn

"Dreamscape": A tracked timelapse blend of exposures from sunset into nightfall at the Quabbin Reservoir near Amherst, MA. [2048x1365][OC] via /r/spaceporn

Animation of Mars I created that demonstrates about an hour of planetary rotation [288 x288] via /r/spaceporn

Milky Way at night In Joshua Tree National Park Southern California [ 1920 X 1080 ] via /r/spaceporn

Asteroid Ryugu Wireframe via /r/spaceporn

Milky Way At Mesquite Thicket Spring, Arizona [OC] [4480x6720] via /r/spaceporn

Antares rocket launching with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft aboard for a rendezvous with the ISS (2013). [2713 × 3336] via /r/spaceporn

Lost is Space via /r/spaceporn

Panorama of the Pacific Northwest photographed from the International Space Station [4928 x 3280] via /r/spaceporn

Our home over the Monument Rocks in NW Kansas via /r/spaceporn

The Milky Way over Santa Ynez, California. [OC] [1600x1438] via /r/spaceporn

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Super Typhoon Trami, from ISS via /r/spaceporn

Earth as a point of light shining through Saturn’s rings [1024x1024] via /r/spaceporn

The Wizard Nebula - casting spells in outer space [OC] [3000x4000] via /r/spaceporn

Earth from Apollo 8 [5451x5451] via /r/spaceporn

The Hubble over Africa photographed from Shuttle Columbia during the STS-109 servicing mission [4600 x 4400] via /r/spaceporn

Sunset on Mars via /r/spaceporn

Purple Matter [500 x 750] via /r/spaceporn

Earth and Moon between the Rings of Saturn [1024x1024] via /r/spaceporn

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Western Veil Nebula - a remnant from a supernova that occurred around 10,000 years ago [OC] [4036x4008] via /r/spaceporn

Northern Cygnus, a dark site and light polluted composite [10857x6049][OC] via /r/spaceporn

The moon just visible behind the earth from the Himawari satellite yesterday... via /r/spaceporn

In this photo, the Space Shuttle Atlantis blazes through the night sky to begin the STS-86 mission, slated to be the seventh of nine planned dockings of the Space Shuttle with the Russian Space Station Mir. Liftoff on September 25 from Launch Pad 39A was at 10:34 p.m. EDT [3000 x 2400] via /r/spaceporn

This black-and-white image of the Earth-Moon system was captured on September 25, 2017 by NavCam 1, one of three cameras that comprise TAGCAMS (the Touch-and-Go Camera System) on NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. [2000 x 1000] via /r/spaceporn

The United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket carrying the Space Tracking and Surveillance System - Demonstrator spacecraft leaps into the sky from Launch Pad 17-B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. STSS-Demo was launched at 8:20:22 a.m. EDT by NASA for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency. [1536 x 1022] via /r/spaceporn

The milky way arches over the Pilton Valley, Queensland, Australia [2389 x 1354] via /r/spaceporn

Sun's corona during a solar-eclipse. via /r/spaceporn

In the northern constellation of Coma Berenices (Berenice's Hair) lies the impressive Coma Cluster — a structure of over a thousand galaxies bound together by gravity. Many of these galaxies are elliptical types, as is the brighter of the two galaxies dominating this image: NGC 4860. [4014 x 2986] via /r/spaceporn

Tucked away in the small northern constellation of Canes Venatici (The Hunting Dogs) is the galaxy NGC 4242, shown here as seen by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The galaxy lies some 30 million light-years from us. [4048 x 3579] via /r/spaceporn

Capturing the Milky Way at Joshua Tree [OC] [4819 x 3855] via /r/spaceporn

On 24 Feb 2015 the Sun "blew out a coronal mass ejection along with part of a solar filament...While some of the strands fell back into the Sun, a substantial part raced into space...Because this occurred way over near the edge of the Sun, it was unlikely to have any effect on Earth" [1350x1350][OS] via /r/spaceporn

Reflection of Sunlight off Titan Lake [768 x 768] via /r/spaceporn