The Blue Marble.Original caption: "View of the Earth as seen by the Apollo 17 crew traveling toward the moon. This is the first time the Apollo trajectory made it possible to photograph the south polar ice cap.
Magnificent CME Erupts on the Sun - August 31 On August 2012 a long filament of solar material that had been hovering in the sun's atmosphere, the corona, erupted out into space at p. The coronal mass ejection, or CME, traveled at over
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope imagery: The Cat's Eye Nebula, one of the first planetary nebulae discovered, also has one of the most complex forms known to this kind of nebula. Eleven rings, or shells, of gas make up the Cat's Eye.
La NASA rende pubbliche nuove immagini notturne della Terra dallo Spazio
From violent protests in Egypt and smugglers tunnels in Gaza to The Duchess of Cambridge's pregnancy and the "Black Marble," — Earth photographed at night from space, TIME presents the best images of the week.
Full Moon in the darkness of the night sky. It is patterned with a mix of light-tone regions and darker, irregular blotches, and scattered with varying sizes of impact craters, circles surrounded by out-thrown rays of bright ejecta.
Earth Like You've Never Seen It Before! How about a daily dose of perspective? Take a minute to experience these mind-blowing photos of our beautiful planet as seen from outer space!Click the link to see the full gallery.