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12/27/2014 09:10 am ET Updated Dec 29, 2014

The 29 Most Spectacular Space Photos Of 2014

The year 2014 was a stellar one for spaceflight, what with ESA's Rosetta mission putting a robotic lander on a distant comet and NASA successfully testing its Orion spacecraft.

But 2014 was also a great year for space photography, as you can see from these remarkable 29 images (scroll down) picked for your viewing pleasure by your friends at HuffPost Science.

Join us for a trip through the cosmos--and be prepared to pick your jaw up off the floor.

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Best Space Images Of 2014

Photos curated by Damon Scheleur and Macrina Cooper-White.

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