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Stunning Time-Lapse From Space Will Leave You In Absolute Awe

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 09.10.2014 | Science

A new video released Tuesday by the European Space Agency (ESA) shows the world like you've never seen it before: in super-high-definition 4K. The ...

WOW: Shimmering Odd Couple Spied By Southern Telescope

Space.com | Miriam Kramer | Posted 08.08.2013 | Science

An incredible new photo taken by a telescope in the Southern Hemisphere captures an odd couple shimmering beautifully in a star-forming region of a n...

LOOK: Monster Hurricane Spied On Saturn

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 04.30.2013 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured stunning views of a monster hurricane at Saturn's North Pole. The eye of the cyclone i...

WATCH: NASA's 'Greatest Hits' Satellite Videos Of Earth

The Huffington Post | Melissa Cronin | Posted 04.13.2013 | Science

To mark Earth Month, NASA has given a shout-out to some of its satellites with a "greatest hits" video. The two-minute compilation features the most s...

SOLVED: Mystery Of Strange 'Methuselah' Star

Posted 03.08.2013 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 03/07/2013 04:40 PM EST on SPACE.com The oldest known star appears to be older than the universe itself, but a new study ...

LOOK: 'Space Invader' Spied By Space Telescope

Posted 03.05.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 03/05/2013 11:22 AM EST on SPACE.com Anyone who played the classic 1970s computer game "Space Invaders" m...

WOW: Tiny Venus Peeks Through Planet's Rings

Posted 03.05.2013 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 03/04/2013 02:55 PM EST on SPACE.com Venus gleams over Saturn's enormous shoulder in two stunning new photos captured by ...

Planned Probe To Become Fastest Spacecraft Ever

| Posted 02.26.2013 | Science

By Caleb A. Scharf | February 25, 2013 Of all the spacecraft humans have launched, there have been some impressively fast movers. But which ho...

Mysterious Blinking Star Perplexes Astronomers

Posted 02.08.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 02/08/2013 07:24 AM EST on SPACE.com An odd flashing star may actually be a pair of cosmic twins: two newly formed ...

LOOK: Cosmic 'Seagull' Has 100 Light-Year Wingspan

Posted 02.07.2013 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 02/07/2013 07:52 AM EST on SPACE.com Eye-popping new images from a telescope in Chile reveal a new look at the Seagul...

WOW: Best Space Photos Of The Week

Melissa Cronin | Posted 02.03.2013 | Science

NASA launched another communications satellite into orbit last week, releasing this incredible shot of the Atlas V rocket that did the lifting as it r...

WOW: Stunning Photo Of Space Cloud Taken By South American Telescope

Posted 01.28.2013 | Science

By: Miriam Kramer Published: 01/27/2013 08:13 AM EST on SPACE.com A telescope in South America has captured a spectacular new view of an intricate...

LOOK: Space Photos Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Melissa Cronin | Posted 01.27.2013 | Science

NASA is well-known for producing some of the most stunning space images in history. And this week, the space agency has delivered something a little d...

Best Space Photos Of The Week

Melissa Cronin | Posted 01.19.2013 | Science

From a sun explosion, to an enormous star death, to a mysterious, dusty cluster five million years old, NASA's best photos this week are nothing short...

Aging Space Telescope To Snap New Set Of Spectacular Images

Posted 01.16.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 01/16/2013 07:09 AM EST on SPACE.com The Hubble Space Telescope's iconic "Deep Field" photo wowed the wor...

The Hubble Space Telescope's Greatest 'Art'

Mario Livio | Posted 02.18.2013 | Arts
Mario Livio

I think everyone will agree that some of the images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope are absolutely breathtaking. This fusion of evocative reality with artistic rendering is simply irresistible.

WATCH: Aurora, Moonsets & More From 240 Miles High

Posted 04.09.2012 | Science

The International Space Station has been killing it with time-lapse videos of the earth lately, and now NASA's Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Ear...

Flying Titan's Skies

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.05.2012 | Science

AVIATR (Aerial Vehicle for In-situ and Airborne Titan Reconnaissance) is a proposed exploration mission that could fly the skies of Saturn's moon Tita...