CURIOSITY LANDS ON MARS Photograph by NASA/JPL-Caltech This image taken by NASA's Curiosity shows what lies ahead for the rover -- its main science target, Mount Sharp. The rover's shadow can be seen in the foreground, and the dark bands beyond are dunes.
Astronomy Picture of the Day 2013 July 25 The Beautiful Trifid Image Credit & Copyright: Máximo Ruiz he beautiful Trifid Nebula is a cosmic study in contrasts. Also known as it lies about light-years away toward the nebula rich constellation Sagittarius.
The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as Messier Object or NGC is an unbarred spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo located 28 million light-years Mpc) from Earth. The galaxy has a diameter of approximately light-years, the size of the Milky Way
NASAs Hubble Space Telescope reveals a majestic disk of stars and dust lanes in this view of the spiral galaxy NGC which lies 46 million light-years away in the constellation of Ursa Major (The Great Bear).
This patch of windblown sand and dust downhill from a cluster of dark rocks is the “Rocknest” site, which has been selected as the likely location for first use of the scoop on the arm of NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity.
Así se veía la península ibérica el 26 de julio desde el espacio (FOTO)
This image by NASA's cassini spacecraft shows Earth. It is the tiny dot barely visible in the outer ring of Saturn. Earth is 1 billion miles from Saturn.
Spirit Lander and Bonneville Crater in Color... Circled is the 3-petal lander platform that NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit drove off in Jan. 2004. The lander is still bright but red from dust. Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter recorded this view from orbit on Jan. 29 2012