A couple were over-the-moon when photographer Lakshal Perera managed to capture them and the Milky Way in their wedding photograph. The image was captured in a single 71-second exposure as newly-weds Shirley and Warren Andrews stood very still. It was taken on a farm Deniliquin, New South Wales where the couple live.
Celestial Fireworks, Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI) -- A spectacular new picture from the Hubble Space Telescope has captured a cosmic fireworks display in deep space: a geyser of gas fired off from a baby star.
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Fourth of July Solar Flares, Credit: NASA/SDO -- The sun is unleashing some powerful solar flares today (July 4) in an impressive celestial fireworks display just in time for the U.S. Independence Day holiday.
Opportunity Rover Pancam Panorama -- 817 component images taken between Dec. 21, 2011, and May 8, 2012, taken by Mars Rover Opportunity combine in this image. Image released July 5, 2012. CREDIT: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/Arizona State Univ.