Guatemalan photographer Francisco Sojuel was already having an incredible evening as he climbed the Acatenango volcano. It was Christmas Eve 2019 and he'd settled in at the basecamp when he noticed something breathtaking in the night sky. In the early morning hours, just before sunrise, Sojuel looked up and saw the Moon surrounded by a ring of clouds. Incredibly, the clouds made it look like the Moon was “dressing up” like Saturn.
Astronomy lovers have a special treat in store for Halloween.
Now in its 12th year, the Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition continues to impress.
In 2018, Astronaut Jeanette Epps was ready to embark on a trailblazing mission of space exploration by being the first Black woman to reside on the International Space Station (ISS). Epps' training in Russia and Kazakhstan was a success, and she was all set to go when suddenly she found herself pulled away from the mission.
Astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy is back with a new high-definition look at the moon.
Each summer the Northern Hemisphere is in for a delightful light show thanks to the Perseid meteor shower.
Six years ago, photographer Paul Stewart took a photo that still resonates today. The New Zealand-based astrophotographer took advantage of a rare event to come away with a truly memorable image. His stunning photo shows Saturn peeking out from behind the Moon in an event known as an occultation.
Photographer Dan Zafra from Capture the Atlas is used to traveling to exotic locations to capture his imagery.
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Gazing at the moon via telescope, photography, or simply lying out in an open field is a majestic perspective we earthlings are commonly afforded. Although we long to experience seeing the earth from the moon's perspective, the reality is that public trips to the moon are yet to exist. However, there just may be a solution thanks to the innovative mind of planetary scientist James O’Donoghue.
Moved by the beauty of the stars, astrophotographers from around the world submitted their best work to the annual Insight...
On July 20, 1969 our world was forever changed when Apollo 11 became the first manned mission to land on...