The Mystery Hexagon on SATURN
Saturn holds a secret, a mysterious HEXAGON over the north pole. Yet unexplainable.
An unexpected population of young-looking stars
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope offers an impressive view of the centre of globular cluster NGC 6362. The image of this spherical collection of stars takes a deeper look at the core of the globular cluster, which contains a high concentration...
APOD: 2012 November 3 - Hunter s Moon over the Alps
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
Cosmic Trick or Treats for Halloween (Photos)
Gradient Sun [still]
To view a video of the Gradient Sun go to: www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/8103212817 Looking at a particularly beautiful image of the sun helps show how the lines between science and art can sometimes blur. But there is more to the connection between th...