One of the largest and most beloved space telescopes in the world, the Hubble Space Telescope has gifted us incredible views since it was first launched into orbit in 1990. NASA regularly treats the public to some of Hubble’s best photographs and a recent image of a faraway galaxy is no exception. It’s truly a feast for the eyes!
From a young age, many of us are captivated by the flickering lights of the night sky that seem just...
As Mark Hersch approached Chicago’s O’Hare airport in 2014, he never could have imagined what awaited him.
We’ve seen some impressive timelapses, but nothing compares to what NASA has just released. A decade in the making, this one-hour timelapse covers 10 years of the Sun. Piecing together an astounding 425 million images taken by the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), A Decade of Sun is a fascinating look at the star at the center of our solar system. The work is a celebration of SDO’s work, as it began monitoring the sun in 2010.
Travel and photography blog Capture the Atlas is known for its spectacular imagery and it particularly loves to share how...
Seeing the Moon in the night sky is nothing new.
We’ve all heard of a solar eclipse, but do you know what an annular solar eclipse is? If not, now is the time to learn, as this rare treat will grace the skies this weekend. It is visible across the Eastern Hemisphere, where stargazers along its path will be able to enjoy this “ring of fire.
By day, Santiago Olay works as a deck officer on a large cargo ship.
When NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley were launched toward the ISS on Saturday, they weren’t alone.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX has made history by successfully docking the Dragon Endeavour spaceship at the International Space Station. Veteran NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley were aboard the spaceship, which was launched into orbit via the Falcon 9 rocket on May 30. It’s the first time that NASA astronauts have entered the ISS from a commercially made spaceship.
Photographer Mack Murdoc is always up for a challenge.
Backyard astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy is known for his spectacular photographs of the moon, but this time he aimed his lens...