Sunset on Mars. Yes, that’s a blue sunset.

Sunset on Mars. Yes, that’s a blue sunset. Read more »

Evidence of water vapor at Jupiter’s moon Ganymede found

For the first time, astronomers have uncovered evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of Jupiter’s moon Ganymede. This water vapor forms when ice from the moon’s surface sublimates... Read more »

Soyuz docking with the ISS

Soyuz docking with the ISS Read more »

Jupiter! (X-post from /r/gifs)

Jupiter! (X-post from /r/gifs) Read more »

China’s carbon-monitoring satellite reports global carbon net of six gigatons

About six gigatons — approximately 12 times the mass of all living people — of carbon seems produced over land every year, according to information from the Chinese Global... Read more »

Interstellar – Blackhole

Interstellar – Blackhole Read more »

Galactic fireworks: New ESO images reveal stunning features of nearby galaxies

IMAGE: This image integrates observations of the nearby galaxies NGC 1300, NGC 1087, NGC 3627 (top, from delegated right), NGC 4254 and NGC 4303 (bottom, from delegated right) taken… view... Read more »

Falcon 9 fairing falling back to Earth

Falcon 9 fairing falling back to Earth Read more »

New research suggests explosive volcanic activity on Venus

ITHACA, N.Y. – Traces of the gas phosphine indicate volcanic activity on Venus, according to new research from Cornell University. Last fall, researchers exposed that phosphine was discovered in... Read more »

Reentry of Japan’s Hayabusa asteroid sample return spacecraft, 2010 (x-post from /r/gifs)

Reentry of Japan’s Hayabusa asteroid sample return spacecraft, 2010 (x-post from /r/gifs) Read more »