In a cross-Solar System interplanetary first, our Earth was photographed during the same day from both Mercury and Saturn.… Continue reading
Sometimes the sky above can become quite a show….
In the above image taken in Spain, a crescent Moon and the planet Venus, on the far right, were captured during… Continue reading
As the gift-giving season comes to an end, maybe now you’ve got a shiny new telescope to call your own. Congratulations — you’re on your way to discovering many amazing things in the night sky. Be it a long, sleek… Continue reading
In December of 1972, Apollo 17 astronauts Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt spent about 75 hours on the Moon in the Taurus-Littrow valley, while colleague Ronald Evans orbited overhead.
This sharp image was taken by Cernan as he and Schmitt… Continue reading