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A hellacious two weeks on Jupiter’s moon Io
A hellacious two weeks on Jupiter’s moon Io | Astronomy.com
▶ Virgin Galactic's Third Powered Flight - YouTube
Orbital Sciences Corporation's first commercial unmanned Cygnus freighter arriving at the International Space Station to resupply the astronauts with 1.2 tons of cargo
11/8/2013 - 'Weird' OBJECT, MOVING by its OWN JETS, seen beyond Mars orbit by Hubble - "One idea was that we were seeing ice on the asteroid outgassing, but the object is too hot, around 170 Kelvin, for ice," he explained. "An impact with the asteroid was discussed but that would leave one large plume, not six."
Space Boffins Baffled
The Voyager 1 has left the bubble blown by a wind of fast-moving particles that emanate from the sun, some researchers argue.
Comet ISON Spotted by Amateur Astronomer
Voyager 1 'close' to breaking through to DEEP SPACE - boffins
The image was captured on Nov. 27, 2012, and, according to NASA is one of the first views of Saturn’s sunlit North pole. Colors in the image were adjusted. The green indicates low high clouds, while the red coloring indicates high low clouds. The image was taken from roughly 261,000 miles away from the planet.
The Rose | NASA
Color-composite Cassini image of Saturn’s northern hexagon (NASA/JPL/SSI/Jason Major) Cassini sure has been busy these past few days! After returning some mind-blowing images of the swirling 3,000-km-wide cyclone over Saturn’s north pole the spacecraft pulled back to give a wider view of the ringed giant’s upper latitudes, revealing one of its most curious features: the northern hexagon.
Saturn’s Strange Hexagon – In Living Color!