How to See the Atmosphere How can you see the atmosphere? The answer is blowing in the wind.
<em>Category</em> Actu Spatiale
Sunrise Flight to the Space Station Orbital ATK’s Cygnus resupply ship with its cymbal-ike UltraFlex solar arrays approaches the International Space Station on Nov. 14, 2017.
Jovian Tempest This color-enhanced image of a massive, raging storm in Jupiter’s northern hemisphere was captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft.
Behold! Observing the Sun A broad hole in the corona was the Sun’s dominant feature November 7-9, 2017.
Tending Your Garden … In Space If you plant it, will it grow (in space)? The answer is yes, at least for certain types of plants.
The Beauty of Ice Ice can be stunningly beautiful and also quite varied in its appearance.
Star Wanders Too Close to a Black Hole This artist’s rendering shows the tidal disruption event named ASASSN-14li, where a star wandering too close to a 3-million-solar-mass black hole was torn apart. The debris gathered into an accretion disk around the black hole.
Alpha and Omega These two images illustrate just how far Cassini traveled to get to Saturn.
A Proving Ground in Space Dellingr is a shoebox-sized spacecraft built to show that CubeSat platforms could be cost-effective, reliable and capable of gathering highly robust science.
Space Station in the Sky Over Washington D.C. The International Space Station is seen in this twenty-second exposure as it flies over the Washington National Cathedral, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017. Onboard are: NASA astronauts Joe Acaba, Mark Vande Hei, and Randy Bresnik; Russian cosmonauts Alexander Misurkin and Sergey Ryanzansky; and ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli.