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T-Minus 12 Days to Perihelion, Rosetta’s Comet Up Close and in 3D


We’ve never seen a comet as close as this. Taken shortly before touchdown by the Philae lander on November 12, 2014, you’re looking across a scene just 32 feet from side to side (9.7-meters) or about the size of a living room.

Curiosity Discovers Mars Rock Like None Before, Sets Drill Campaign


Curiosity conducts test drill at “Buckskin” rock target at bright toned “Lion” outcrop on the lower region of Mount Sharp on Mars, seen at right.

What Are These Strange Scarlet Streaks Spotted on Tethys?


Enhanced-color image from Cassini showing red streaks on Saturn’s moon Tethys (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute) Resembling what the skin on my arms looks like after giving my cat a bath, the surface of Saturn’s moon Tethys is seen above in an extended-color composite from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft showing strange long red streaks. They stretch for long distances across the moon’s surface following the rugged terrain, continuing unbroken over hills and down into craters… and their cause isn’t yet known.

Ceres Resembles Saturn’s Icy Moons


Topographic elevation map of Ceres showing newly-named craters. The highest regions are in red, the lowest in blue.

Faces of the Solar System


Move over, Pluto… Disney already has dibs on Mercury as seen in this MESSENGER photo. Image credit: NASA/JHAPL/Carnegie institution of Washington “Look, it has a tiny face on it!

Blues for the Second Full Moon of July


An artificially created ‘Blue Moon,’ using the white balance settings on the camera. Image credit and copyright: John Chumack Brace yourselves for Blue Moon madness.

See Pluto’s Icy Flow Plains and Mountains Revealed in Highest Resolution Flyover Mosaic and Movie


Highest resolution mosaic of ‘Tombaugh Regio’ shows the heart-shaped region on Pluto focusing on ice flows and plains of ‘Sputnik Planum’ at top and icy mountain ranges of ‘Hillary Montes’ and ‘Norgay Montes’ below.

Flowing Ice, Exotic Mountains and Backlit Haze Highlight Pluto as Never Seen Before


Backlit by the sun, Pluto’s atmosphere rings its silhouette like a luminous halo in this image taken by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft around midnight EDT on July 15.

USAF High Throughput Tactical Satcom Takes Flight in Stunning Florida Sunset Blastoff


A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket carrying the WGS-7 mission for the U.S. Air Force launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fl, on July 23, 2015.

A Place for Alien Life? NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers Earth’s Older Cousin


This artist’s concept depicts one possible appearance of the planet Kepler-452b, the first near-Earth-size world to be found in the habitable zone of star that is similar to our sun.

Astronomers Spot a Intriguing ‘5-Star’ Multiple System


An artist’s impression of the 1SWASP J093010.78+533859.5 star system. Image credit: Marcus Lohr An interesting multiple star discovery turned up in the ongoing hunt for exoplanetary systems.

ULA Delta IV Rocket Launches July 23 with USAF High Capacity Satcom: Watch Live


United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket to carry US Air Force WGS 7 military communications satellite into orbit.

What’s the Big Deal About the Pentaquark?


The pentaquark, a novel arrangement of five elementary particles, has been detected at the Large Hadron Collider.

What’s Up With Ceres’ Mysterious Bright Spots? Reply Hazy, Ask Again Later


The brightest spots on Ceres are seen in this image taken by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft on June 6, 2015. The picture was taken from an altitude of 2,700 miles (4,400 kilometers).

Pluto’s Moons Nix and Hydra Get Real


Pluto’s moon Nix (left), shown here in enhanced color, has a reddish spot that has attracted the interest of mission scientists.

Moonspotting-A Guide to Observing the Moons of the Solar System


The triple crescents of Saturn’s moons Titan, Mimas and Rhea. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute Like splitting double stars, hunting for the faint lesser known moons of the solar system offers a supreme challenge for the visual observer.

Faulty Support Strut Likely Caused SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Failure: Elon Musk


The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon cargo spaceship dazzled in the moments after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on June 28, 2015 but were soon doomed to a sudden catastrophic destruction barely two minutes later in the inset photo (left).

Carnival Of Space #415


Carnival of Space. Image by Jason Major. This week’s Carnival of Space is hosted by Joe Latrell at his Photos To Space blog.

This is Our Planet From a Million Miles Away


Earth imaged on July 6, 2015 by NOAA’s DSCOVR satellite from L1. Credit: NOAA/NASA/GSFC This picture of our home planet truly is EPIC – literally!

Pluto’s Heart of the Heart Swathed in Newly Discovered Icy Mountains and Vast Plains


Hi Res mosaic of ‘Tombaugh Regio’ shows the heart-shaped region on Pluto and focuses on icy mountain ranges of ‘Norgay Montes’ and ice plains of ‘Sputnik Planum.’ The new mosaic combines highest resolution imagery captured by NASA’s New Horizons LORRI imager during history making closest approach flyby on July 14, 2015, draped over a wider, lower resolution view of Tombaugh Regio.


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