Explore Northern Lights From Space, Outer Space, and more!

UK and Northern Lights from Space - Britain at night with Aurora Borealis shimmering in green, further north. Image taken by astronaut André Kuipers, 240 miles above the Earth.

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"Dark shapes with bright edges winging their way through dusty NGC 6188 are tens of light-years long. The emission nebula is found near the edge of an otherwise dark large molecular cloud in the southern constellation Ara, about light-years away.

Astronautic design - greater atmospheric travel

Felix Baumgartner at the edge of space, miles high jumped from a helium balloon to perform a legendary skydive (he also set the altitude record for highest manned balloon flight, parachute jump from the highest altitude, and greatest free fall velocity)

Aurora from above  The southern lights glow green in a picture taken by Dutch astronaut Andre Kuipers on board the International Space Station between Antarctica and Australia on March 10. The station's lab modules and solar panels can be seen along the upper and right edges of the image.

A picture from the International Space Station, provided Saturday by Dutch astronaut Andre Kuipers, shows southern lights between Antarctica and Australia. Photo by Reuters / Andre Kuiper / ESA / Nasa / Press Release

How the Sun looks from the same place same time, every week of the year. The pattern is known as 'analemma'

really neat! almost an infinity symbol - pp said "Individual images taken of Venus in one year to create a full curve. The summer solstice being at the top, winter solstice at the bottom, and equinox where the lines cross (by Jesús Peláez)"

The Crab Nebula, remnant of a supernova recorded by observers in China and Japan in 1054 CE, via brainpickings.org

How the Hubble Space Telescope Captured the Cosmos

Image of the Crab Nebula taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. The Crab Nebula is a six-lightyear wide expanding remnant of a star's supernova explosion.

If other planets were in the place of the moon.

If planets were in the place of the moon…

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Chaos Nebula- Made of millions of tons of dust and gas, this Nebula, barely a twinkle in our sky, is bigger than it is possible to imagine. It's all made of the same components but no two places look the same.