Tag: NASA

May 9, 2017

The 33 Best Aurora Photos NASA Has Ever Featured

The 33 Best Aurora Photos NASA Has Ever Featured

Whether seen from the ground, up in the air, or even in space; auroras will never cease to amaze

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May 2, 2017

Picture of the Day: Launching Falcons

Picture of the Day: Launching Falcons

SpaceX conducted its first dedicated launch for the US National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) on Monday

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Apr 19, 2017

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA scientists have released new global maps of Earth at night, providing the clearest-yet views of the patterns of human settlements across our planet

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Mar 14, 2017

Picture of the Day: Piercing Aurora

Picture of the Day: Piercing Aurora

A NASA Black Brant IX sounding rocket soars skyward into an aurora over Alaska following a 5:14 a.m. EST, Feb. 22, 2017 launch from the Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska

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Jan 26, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

“That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.” – Carl Sagan

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Jan 25, 2017

In 1977 Jimmy Carter Put This Note on the Voyager Spacecraft

In 1977 Jimmy Carter Put This Note on the Voyager Spacecraft

It remains the only letter in history to reach extrasolar space

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Jan 3, 2017

Picture of the Day: An Avalanche on Mars as It was Occurring

Picture of the Day: An Avalanche on Mars as It was Occurring

In an incredible feat of technology and timing, the HiRISE camera captures an avalanche from above as it was occurring

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