The Remnants of an Exploding Star Are Beautiful Outer Space Chaos

NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory snapped this image of the aftermath of a thermonuclear explosion of a white dwarf star. According to NASA: » 2/16/15 2:57am 2/16/15 2:57am

The Siege Of Brazil From Space

Today is a great hot summer day for a terrific space photo to cool us down a bit. Those battering storm clouds over the Atlantic surely look awesome in the grazing sunlight, framed by the almost transparent solar panels of the Progress 50 freighter spacecraft and the Soyuz 35 (TMA-09M) spacecraft (on the left). NASA‚Ķ » 7/09/13 8:51am 7/09/13 8:51am

Stunning: ISS Passing Over Stonehenge

UK photographer Tim Burgess shot this magnificent image of the ISS over the full moon lit Stonehenge at the weekend. Check out Burgess' pics at Flickr, there are a lot of great images in his photostream, for example this iridium flare caught over the North Hampshire countryside. » 4/23/13 9:36am 4/23/13 9:36am

Thus Passes The ISS In Front Of The Moon

Look at this awesome photo shot by amateur astronomer Mariano Ribas . That bright thingy on the right is the International Space Station transiting between the Earth and the Moon. Simply amazing. This is how it was made: » 3/11/13 2:23pm 3/11/13 2:23pm

Staring At The Sun

NASA Image of the Day Gallery has just released this nice photo of NASA engineer Chip Holloway waiting for the sun to align with the Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment (SAGE III) during a clean room "sun-look" test on March 4, 2013, at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va. » 3/08/13 8:44am 3/08/13 8:44am

Photo Of The Day: Badass Italian Astronaut Is Badass

In this picture, ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano is seen preparing for a simulated spacewalk and is wearing a training version of his Extravehicular Mobility Unit spacesuit. And he looks extremely badass, although he is a real space rookie. » 3/08/13 6:42am 3/08/13 6:42am