Kepler finds a really wobbly planet. This illustration shows the unusual orbit of planet around a close pair of orange and red dwarf stars. Credits: NASA, ESA, and A.
n-a-s-a: “ Kepler-186f ~ The first known Earth-size planet to lie within the habitable zone of a star beyond the Sun. Discovered using data from the prolific planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft, the distant world orbits its parent star, a cool, dim, M...
NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute ~ NASA released this rare view of Saturn taken from the Cassini spacecraft. the image was taken while Cassini was in the planet's shadow, so Saturn and its rings were backlit by the sun.
September Orbital Science's Cygnus commercial resupply craft is installed by the to the Harmony node on the International Space Station Orbital Sciences is the second company to send a commercial cargo craft to the space station.
About 550 light-years from Earth, Chi Cygni, a star like our Sun, is writhing in its death throes. It is now so large that it would swallow every planet out to Mars. (Artist rendering, credit: ESO/L. Calçada)I love it.